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Pacific Crest Trail Data Book: Mileages, Landmarks, Facilities, Resupply Data, and Essential Trail ...
Benedict Go

Wilderness Press, 2013

The essential, cut-to-the-chase handbook to the Pacific Crest Trail, based on the comprehensive Wilderness Press guidebooks to the PCT, has been completely updated. Packed with trail-tested features, it’s useful both on and off the trail, covering pre-trip planning for resupply stops, how to set daily on-the-trail mileage goals by knowing trail gradient and the locations of campsites, water sources, and facilities, and how to easily calculate ...
  
  











  



  
50 Best Short Hikes in Utah's National Parks
Greg Witt

Wilderness Press, 2014

Utah’s five national parks—Arches, Bryce, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, and Zion—hold some of the most awe-inspiring geology on the planet. Each park offers visitors the dramatic scenery that invites exploration and discovery. In 50 Best Short Hikes in Utah’s National Parks , veteran hiking guide Greg Witt shares the best routes in each park, hikes that are both “must see” and accessible. Park visitors who are short on time will find ...
  
  











  



  
Pacific Crest Trail: Oregon and Washington
Jeffrey P. Schaffer, Andy Selters

Wilderness Press, 2004

Stretching over 2600 miles from the Mexican to the Canadian border, the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) passes through some of the most breathtaking scenery in the U.S. Each year hundreds of hikers attempt to complete the entire trail while thousands of others take it in smaller sections. Designed for thru hikers, section hikers, and day hikers it describes the official route, occasional alternate routes, side trips, and resupply points. The new ...
  
  











  



  
Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes
John Vonhof

Wilderness Press, 2011

Foot pain and injuries can thwart even the most experienced athletes. Foot expert John Vonhof discredits the conventional wisdom of "no pain, no gain," teaching instead how the interplay of anatomy, biomechanics, and footwear can lead to happy or hurting feet. With a focus on individual and team care, this fifth edition covers everything that an active person needs for immediate and long-term foot care solutions. Vonhof's advice comes not only ...
  
  











  



  
Pacific Crest Trail: Southern California
Ben Schirfin, Jeffrey P. Schaffer, ...

Wilderness Press, 2003

This comprehensive guide provides in-depth coverage of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) from the Mexican border to Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite National Park. Plan day hikes, weekend backpacks, or an extended thru-hike adventure with this indispensable resource.Our PCT gurus supply maps, photos, resupply access routes, side trips, and updated trail data. Learn about rocks, plants, animals, and human history along the trail. Plan for, trouble-shoot, ...
  
  











  



  
Top Trails: Yosemite: Must-Do Hikes for Everyone (Top Trails: Must-Do Hikes)
Jeffrey P. Schaffer

Wilderness Press, 2007

Jeffrey Schaffer has selected 46 “must-do” Yosemite hikes. Whether you’re looking for a scenic stroll, a full-day adventure, or even a spectacular backpacking trip, you’ll find it here. And with at-a-glance information for each hike, visitors can determine which hikes are most suitable to their skills, schedules, and preferences. Books in the affordable and easy-to-use Top Trails series feature elevation profiles, detailed maps, driving ...
  
  











  



  
Stairway Walks in San Francisco
Adah Bakalinsky

Wilderness Press, 2010

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 ...
  
  











  



  
John Muir Trail: The Essential Guide to Hiking America's Most Famous Trail
Elizabeth Wenk

Wilderness Press, 2014

Elizabeth Wenk's authoritative guide describes the 212-mile John Muir Trail, running from Yosemite Valley to the summit of Mt. Whitney. John Muir Trail provides all the necessary planning information, including up-to-date details on wilderness and permit regulations, food resupplies, trailhead amenities, and travel from nearby cities. Useful essentials are updated GPS coordinates and maps for prominent campsites (along with an updated list of ...
  
  











  



  
Hiking from Here to WOW: Utah Canyon Country
Kathy Copeland, Craig Copeland

Wilderness Press, 2008

This second book in the new full-color WOW series covers 90 trails in southern Utah’s spectacular canyon country that epitomize the “wonder of wilderness.” The authors hiked over 1600 miles through Zion, Bryce, Escalante-Grand Staircase, Glen Canyon, Grand Gulch, Cedar Mesa, Canyonlands, Moab, Arches, Capitol Reef, and the San Rafael Swell in order to compile their list of 90 WOW hikes. Coverage ranges from short dayhikes to multi-day ...
  
  











  



  
Afoot and Afield: San Diego County: A Comprehensive Hiking Guide
Jerry Schad

Wilderness Press, 2007

The Los Angeles Times has hailed Southern California' hiking guru Jerry Schad's Afoot & Afield San Diego County as "the bible of San Diego hiking." Encompassing the county from Sunset Cliff Park and the Bayside Trail at Point Loma to Fonts Point in the Borrego Badlands, this hiking guide is the "must-have" to explore San Diego's diverse outdoors. The book covers all the worthwhile hiking destinations throughout the county - including the coast, ...
  
  











  



  
101 Hikes in Southern California: Exploring Mountains, Seashore, and Desert
Jerry Schad, David Money Harris

Wilderness Press, 2013

Trek the diverse terrain of Southern California, from desert to beach to mountaintop, on an easy stroll or overnight adventure, with this ultimate guide to the 101 best hikes in the Southland. Covers the Santa Monica, San Gabriel, San Jacinto, and San Bernardino mountains, and the Mojave and Colorado deserts. This updated and revised edition of one of our best-selling guidebooks includes 12 new hikes and updated information for hikes from the ...
  
  











  



  
Walking Baltimore: An Insider's Guide to 33 Historic Neighborhoods, Waterfront Districts, and Hidden ...
Evan Balkan

Wilderness Press, 2013

Walking Baltimore includes Charm City’s well-known neighborhoods — Downtown, the Inner Harbor, Mount Vernon, and Fells Point. But in the voice of its insider author, the book also covers lesser-known and far-flung corners, revealing what makes Baltimore such a wonderful and fascinating destination and hometown. Full of little-known facts and trivia, this book shows how and why Baltimore was an essential player in the country’s early ...
  
  











  



  
Walkabout Northern California: Hiking Inn to Inn
Tom Courtney

Wilderness Press, 2011

Europe is renowned for romantic inn-to-inn vacation opportunities on paths worn by centuries of travelers. Modern-day trekkers can hike the Alps or Southern France, explore the British Isles at three miles an hour, or pilgrimage through Northern Spain to Santiago de Compostela, stopping each night at a hostel or inn. Now adventurers in California are creating a new tradition of multi-day treks from inn to inn in the U.S. Walkabout Northern ...
  
  











  



  
Rail-Trails Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York
Rails-to-Trails-Conservancy

Wilderness Press, 2011

Across the country, more than 1,600 unused railroad corridors have been converted to level, public, multiuse trails, where people can enjoy a fitness run, a leisurely bike ride, or a stroll with the family. In this newest addition to the popular series, the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy presents the Northeast’s finest rail-trails. Rail-Trails Northeast covers one hundred of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania’s rail-trails. With a rich ...
  
  











  



  
Walking Brooklyn: 30 tours exploring historical legacies, neighborhood culture, side streets and waterways
Adrienne Onofri

Wilderness Press, 2007

Adrienne Onofri has created an exceptional guide to and through Brooklyn’s most interesting and notable neighborhoods, providing a mix of information about culture, history, architecture, places to eat, venues to visit, and more. From a walk through the Russian-influenced Brighton Beach, to the expansive Prospect Park, and out to Red Hook, Walking Brooklyn reveals the many layers and sites of Manhattan’s lesser-known neighbor. This two-color ...
  
  











  



  
Backpacking California: Mountain, Foothill, Coastal and Desert Adventures in the Golden State
Wilderness Press

Wilderness Press, 2008

Backpacking California is a collection of more than 70 of the most intriguing backpacking adventures in Wilderness Press's home territory of California. With contributions from more than a dozen Wilderness Press authors, the book describes routes ranging from one night to one week. Backpacking novices as well as "old hand" California hikers will find expert-crafted trips in the Coast Ranges, the Sierra, the Cascades, and the Warner Mountains. ...
  
  











  



  
50 Best Short Hikes San Diego
Jerry Schad

Wilderness Press, 2011

50 Best Short Hikes San Diego highlights enough diverse routes in Southern California’s showpiece city for a year of weekly hikes. From sidewalk strolls and historic neighborhoods, to wildflowers and waterfalls, pleasant pastimes and panoramic vistas unfold in this handy guidebook. As the title says, these routes are “short.” They range from less than 1 mile to nearly 8 miles, with an average of 5 miles, each, over all 50 of the hikes. And ...
  
  











  



  
California Desert Byways: 68 of California's Best Backcountry Drives
Tony Huegel

Wilderness Press, 2006

Presents 65 desert trips from Bishop to the Mexican border, including expanded coverage of popular destinations such as Death Valley National Park, Mojave National Preserve, and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This book makes high-walled canyons, lonely ghost towns, and soaring peaks from Mexico to the Great Basin easily accessible to recreational drivers. Tony Huegel’s glove-box-sized Byways have been leading drivers to the hidden surprises ...
  
  











  



  
Field Guide to Dog First Aid: Emergency Care for the Outdoor Dog
Randy Acker, Jim Fergus

Wilderness Adventures Press, 1994

Wilderness Adventure Dog First Aid Emergency Care 9781885106049
  
  











  



  
Hiking Death Valley: A Guide to Its Natural Wonders and Mining Past

Wilderness Press, 2004

Minimal shelfwear. No markings. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight.
  
  











  








   



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