Best Easy Day Hikes Olympic National Park features concise descriptions and easy-to-follow maps for thirty-one short, manageable hikes. Veteran author and hiker Erik Molvar describes the best routes for those who have limited time or abilities, without missing out on the area’s scenic splendors: majestic spires, Pacific coast beaches, and a rare temperate rain forest ecosystem.
Look inside for:
·Half-hour strolls to full-day adventures
·Hikes for everyone, including families
·Hikes ranked from easiest to most challenging
·Easy-to-use trail maps
About the Author
Veteran author and backcountry explorer Erik Molvar discovered backpacking while working on a volunteer trails crew in the North Cascades of Washington. He is the author of more than a dozen FalconGuides for such places as Glacier National Park, the Bob Marshall Wilderness, Olympic National Park, Zion and Bryce Canyon National Park, as well as Colorado's Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness.
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This was helpful in preparing for our visit. Hikes are ranked easiest to hardest. A map locates the vicinity in the park the hikes are located. Gives info about what will be seen & how long the hike will take. Useful in planning how much time to spend in a given area of the park.