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One Night Wilderness: Portland: Quick and Convenient Backcountry Getaways within Three Hours of the City

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ISBN13: 9780899975436
ISBN10: 0899975437
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Surrounded by old-growth forests, volcanic peaks, and water in nearly all its forms--from the ocean to alpine lakes, glaciers to waterfalls--the Portland area is a short jaunt from boundless adventure opportunities, many of which can be taken in just one night. This book covers the best one- (and a few two-) night hikes within three hours of the city--perfect for hikers seeking a wilderness experience without the commitment of a lengthy backpacking trek. Trips take readers to the lush Olympic Mountains, eerie Mount St. Helens, the thundering Columbia River, and the quirky spires of Three Fingered Jack.

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Sarah Deines, February 15, 2012 (view all comments by Sarah Deines)
A fabulous book to get you off the couch and hiking. Flipping through the pages makes me dream of 3 day weekends and gets me planning my next trip out of town. These hikes are close enough to do in a weekend, but several would take a little longer to accomplish. My husband has requested that I leave at least one weekend free a month to do house projects, but otherwise, I have already filled almost every weekend from now until the middle of the summer.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780899975436
Subtitle:
Quick and Convenient Backcountry Getaways within Three Hours of the City
Publisher:
Wilderness Press
Author:
Lorain, Douglas
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
One Night Wilderness
Publication Date:
20090417
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
244
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 12.5 oz

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History and Social Science » World History » General
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Camping and Hiking » General
Travel » General
Travel » North America » United States » General
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