Hiking through History Washington: Exploring the Evergreen State's Past by Trail

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Imagine hiking along a wooded trail in Washington and stumbling upon the stone foundation of a crumbled building or rusted railroad ties from an abandoned Northern Pacific Railway line. Hiking through History Washington profiles 40 hikes (all trails, of varying degrees of difficulty), will go beyond simply stating miles and directions and GPS coordinates for each hike to include rich descriptions of the history underfoot. This book is the perfect companion for any hiker with an interest in history, complete with ...
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Overview

Imagine hiking along a wooded trail in Washington and stumbling upon the stone foundation of a crumbled building or rusted railroad ties from an abandoned Northern Pacific Railway line. Hiking through History Washington profiles 40 hikes (all trails, of varying degrees of difficulty), will go beyond simply stating miles and directions and GPS coordinates for each hike to include rich descriptions of the history underfoot. This book is the perfect companion for any hiker with an interest in history, complete with rich photos, detailed maps, and sidebars detailing enough historical information to satisfy every curiosity along the way.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762792252
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/1/2014
  • Series: Hiking Through History Series
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 806,524
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Nathan and Jeremy Barnes were born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Their enthusiasm for the outdoors was cultivated at a young age by trips to the Columbia River Gorge, Bend, Mount Rainier, and Mount St. Helens, to name just a few. They climbed Mount Rainier, reaching Columbia Crest in 2008.
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Table of Contents

Olympic Peninsula1. Spruce Railroad2. Royal Basin3. Tubal Cain Mine & Tull Canyon4. Lake of the Angels5. Staircase Rapidsa. Mount Rose Honorable Mention6. Lower Skokomish RiverMountain Loop Highway7. Boulder River8. Old Sauk River9. Lime Kilna. Robe Canyon Honorable Mention10. Mt. Pilchuck11. Marten Creek12. Vesper Peak - Sunrise Mine13. Gothic Basin14. Monte Cristo Townsitea. Glacier Basin Honorable Mention15. Goat LakeHighway 216. Lord Hill Regional Park17. Lake Serene & Bridal Veil Falls18. Index Town Walla. Sunset Mine Honorable Mention19. Blanca Lakea. Scorpion Mountain Honorable Mentionb. Tonga Ridge Honorable Mention20. Beckler Peak21. Iron Goat Trail22. Surprise & Glacier Lakes23. Skyline Lake24. Soaring Eagle Regional ParkInterstate 9025. Dirty Harry's Peak26. McClellan Butte 27. Mason Lake & Mt. Defiancea. Bandera Mountain Honorable Mention28. Kendall Katwalk & Kendall Peak29. Snoqualmie Mountain30. Twin Lakes & Silver Peak Loop31. Rachel Lake & Alta Mountain32. Kachess Ridge Beacona. Easton Ridge Honorable Mention33. Hex MountainHighway 41034. Franklin Townsite35. Mud Mountain Rim Trail36. Greenwater & Echo Lakes37. Kelly Buttea. Colquhoun Peak Honorable Mention38. Snoquera Fallsa. Little Ranger Peak Honorable Mention39. Melmont Townsite40. Pack Forest
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