Alfred Magnus's 50 Spectacular Hikes in the American and Canadian West PDF

By Alfred Magnus

ISBN-10: 0615647049

ISBN-13: 9780615647043

while the elements is picture-perfect and a typical “nice” hike won’t do, that’s the time to consult this e-book. The destinations defined during this booklet, within the western US and Canada, are all obtainable via an afternoon hike (some longer than others) and are so impressive they’ll make your jaw drop. a number of the hikes during this publication also are just a little off the overwhelmed direction; they won't be empty, yet they won’t be as crowded because the preferred hikes within the quarter either.

The e-book comprises 50 hikes which are defined intimately. one other 60+ hikes are defined extra in short, yet nonetheless with adequate details to steer you. the outline of every hike tells you what you need to understand earlier than going: WHY it’s so profitable to move there, the right way to get there, what to anticipate whilst you’re there, and the place to get additional info. the 1st 50 hikes also are observed by means of a photograph to whet your urge for food AND a topographic map of the total path to offer you an appreciation of the terrain.

The e-book covers one of the most visually beautiful parts of the west, all on hand by way of day hikes:

- The distant backcountry of California’s Sierra Nevada.

- the colourful canyons and slickrock of southern Utah and northern Arizona, domestic to 6 distinctive nationwide Parks.

- The 14,000 foot excessive mountains of relevant Colorado, many obtainable to the standard hiker.

- Washington country, with 3 majestic volcanoes and extra glaciers than the whole remainder of the reduce forty eight states positioned together.

- The British Columbia Coast Mountains, in effortless riding distance from an important city region, and wilder than any mountain variety within the US, but infrequently recognized other than locally.

- The six nationwide parks in and round the Canadian Rockies, with reference to the U.S. border yet taking a look even more like Alaska.

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