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Hiking Northern California (Falcon Guides Hiking)by Ron Adkison
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Boasting a mild climate, incredible diversity, and thousands of miles of hiking trails, northern California offers a gem for every hiker. Hiking Northern California is your ticket to rewarding adventures in the backcountry of the northern two-thirds of the Golden State, from the Oregon border to the Southern Sierras. This handy guidebook features detailed descriptions of more than 600 miles of trails, accurate and up-to-date trail maps, and all the information you need for planning enjoyable outings year-round. The book describes short, leisurely strolls and demanding excursions of several days. The hikes follow routes varying from gentle, well-graded trails to rugged, cross-country scrambles including old favorites known to many and obscure routes known to only a few. Surveying the most awe-inspiring scenery in the region, Hiking Northern California will satisfy both beginning and veteran hikers. Follow these paths to a wealth of memorable outdoor experiences in more than 4.5 million acres of roadless and wilderness areas.
Book News Annotation:
Covering the backcountry of the northern two-thirds of California from the Oregon border to the Southern Sierra Nevada, this guide presents detailed descriptions and current trail maps for day hikes ranging from easy to strenuous, as well as backpack trips of various length and level of difficulty. B&w photos, line-drawn maps.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Eighty hikes from the Oregon border to the Southern Sierras.
Detailed descriptions of more than 600 miles of trails, up-to-date trail maps, and information for planning adventures in the backcountry from the Oregon border to the Southern Sierras.
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