×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Stairway Walks in San Francisco
     

Stairway Walks in San Francisco

4.3 3
by Adah Bakalinsky
 

See All Formats & Editions

Hundreds of stairways traverse San Francisco’s 42 hills, exposing incredible vistas while connecting colorful, unique neighborhoods, and veteran guide Adah Bakalinsky loves them all. Her updated Stairway Walks in San Francisco explores clandestine corridors from Lands End to Bernal Heights while sharing captivating architectural, historical, pop

Overview

Hundreds of stairways traverse San Francisco’s 42 hills, exposing incredible vistas while connecting colorful, unique neighborhoods, and veteran guide Adah Bakalinsky loves them all. Her updated Stairway Walks in San Francisco explores clandestine corridors from Lands End to Bernal Heights while sharing captivating architectural, historical, pop culture, and horticultural notes along the way. Long-term locals and tourists alike have used the book for over 25 years to adventurously uncover San Francisco’s unexpected details. This revised and expanded edition has been thoroughly updated and includes three additional walks, new maps, and new color photographs. A comprehensive appendix lists every one of the city's 600-plus public stairways.

Editorial Reviews

Ready for your cardio? Adah Bakalinsky's Stairway Walks in San Francisco takes you through the city's most spectacular climbs; but with its copious notes, it also offers countless excuses to stop and appreciate the view. This reader favorite, now in its sixth edition, offers walkers step-by-step route descriptions enhanced with notes on historical background, architecture, and other points of interest. This expanded edition incorporates new walks and 16 pages of color photographs. An easy-to-follow map with numbered directions accompanies each of the 27 walks.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899976372
Publisher:
Wilderness Press
Publication date:
12/01/2010
Edition description:
Seventh Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.96(h) x 0.75(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews

Stairway Walks in San Francisco 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great way to get to know home a littlle better
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago