Hiking the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness

Hiking the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness

by Bill Schneider

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Overview

Lace up your boots and sample more than sixty hikes in the spectacular Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness that straddles the Montana-Wyoming border. Experience the high-altitude grandeur of the Beartooth Plateau, the breathtaking view from 12,799-foot Granite Peak, and the abundant wildlife of the densely forested Absaroka Range. The Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness offers hikers some of the most magnificent mountain scenery in the United States as well as peaceful mountain meadows, trout-filled lakes, stunning waterfalls, and many options for off-trail adventure. Veteran hiker and outdoor writer Bill Schneider will introduce you to all this and more.

Look inside to find:
·Hikes suited to every ability
·Mile-by-mile directional cues
·Difficulty, traiffic, and hill ratings
·Vacation planner and a hiker's checklist
·GPS coordinates

This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Hiking the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness explores 63 trails in Montana's Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. The wilderness area, located north and northeast of Yellowstone, is renowned for its spectacular scenery and abundant wildlife.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781493005949
Publisher: Falcon Guides
Publication date: 07/01/2015
Series: Regional Hiking Series
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,209,922
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Bill Schneider has spent more than 35 years hiking trails across America. Formerly with the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Bill co-founded Falcon Publishing in 1979. A tireless conservationist and expert outdoorsman, Bill lives today with his wife Marnie in Helena, Montana, where he is a full-time writer and publishing consultant. Among his recent books is the acclaimed Where the Grizzly Walks (Globe Pequot, 2003).

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