Hiking Washington's History

Hiking Washington's History

by Judy Bentley

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780295990637
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication date: 10/01/2010
Series: A Samuel and Althea Stroum Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 671,639
Product dimensions: 6.92(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.73(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Judy Bentley , who teaches at South Seattle Community College, is an avid hiker and the author of fourteen books for young adults.

Table of Contents

PrefaceAcknowledgementsIntroduction

The Olympic Peninsula1. Cape Flattery2. lake Ozette to Capte Alava3. Press Expedition, Elwah River4. O'Neil Pass5. Dodger Point Lookout

Puget Sound6. Duwamish River7. Medicine Creek Treaty Grounds8. Elbey's Landing and Prarie9. Coal Creek to Redtown

The North Cascades10. Cascade Pass to Stehekin11. Monte Cristo Townsite12. Old Robe Canyon13. Iron Goat Trail14. Ladies Pass15. Desolation Peak

The Central Cascades16. Yakima Pass17. Coal Mines Trail18. Iron Horse Trail19. Snoqualmie Wagon Road

The South Cascades20. Kalama't: Indian Heaven and Racetrack21. Klickitat Trail22. Naches Pass23. Indian Henry's Hunting Ground24. Yacolt Burn25. Mount St. Helens

Central Washington26. Colockum Pass Road27. The Grand Coulee and Steamboat Rock28. Northrup Canyon29. Coulee City Stagecouch Road30. Lower Crab Creek

Northeastern Washington31. Kettle Falls32. Spokane Centennial Trail33. Cariboo Trail34. Columbia Peak

Southeastern Washington 35. Palouse Canyon36. Chief Joseph's Summer Trail37. Two Sisters / Two Captains38. Mullan Road

The Lower Columbia River39. Horsethief Lake40. Columbia Hills41. The Cascades42. Cape Disappointment

NotesSource NotesIndex

What People are Saying About This

Jack Nisbet

Judy Bentley has gathered a selection of favorite hikes from all over the state, then folded in just the right amount of historical context to make each of the treks pulsate through time.

From the Publisher

"This book samples the landscape and history of the entire state, and is well organized, well researched, and well written. Its pages add a new dimension to hikes by linking our footfalls with those of the past."—Ruth Kirk

"Judy Bentley has gathered a selection of favorite hikes from all over the state, then folded in just the right amount of historical context to make each of the treks pulsate through time."—Jack Nisbet, author of The Collector

Ruth Kirk

This book samples the landscape and history of the entire state, and is well organized, well researched, and well written. Its pages add a new dimension to hikes by linking our footfalls with those of the past.

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