Engagingly describes 75 walks through Washington, Oregon, and Idaho's diverse ecosystems, from rain forests, alpine meadows, and volcanic regions to sand dunes and estuaries. The modest walks are organized by state, with simple maps, drawings, and directions. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Gary Ferguson is a freelance writer whose travel and outdoor recreation articles have appeared in many national magazines including Field & Stream, Outside, and Sierra. He is the author of ten books. He lives in Red Lodge, Montana, with his wife, Jane.