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Adventuring in the San Francisco Bay Area (Compl Rev & Upd)


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The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the most diverse places in the United States. Offering a richly textured landscape, from the rolling hills of the wine country to the rugged splendors of the Marin Headlands, this region is one of the world's favorite destinations. Making it easy to pinpoint and explore all of the exciting and unique outdoor recreational opportunities as well as historical and architectural attractions, Adventuring in the San Francisco Bay Area features:

 ¸  Region-by-region coverage of the nine Bay Area counties, including local weather, travel tips, seasonal clothing and gear, natural history and geology, wildlife and vegetation
 ¸  A complete guide to the city of San Francisco, including walking tours that
highlight its colorful history, rich architectural heritage, and diverse cultural attractions
 ¸  Detailed profiles of more than 100 national, state, and local parks, including recommendations for the best hikes and an overview of campgrounds and outdoor recreational opportunities, from fishing to photography
 ¸  A special section devoted to the celebrated Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA), which encompasses acres of unspoiled terrain and miles of beautiful shoreline
 ¸  Tips for enjoying the outdoors, whether beachcombing, birding, horseback riding, whale watching, ballooning, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, backpacking, or car touring
 ¸  Extensive reference material, including maps, lists of regional birds and wildflowers, chambers of commerce and visitor centers, youth hostels, public
transportation, places to stay, restaurants, scenic attractions, museums, and nature centers

Product Details

Sierra Club Books
Wayburn, Peggy
Random House
San Francisco :
United States - Pacific - San Francisco
Reference - Guides (General)
San francisco bay area (calif.)
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) Guidebooks.
San Francisco Bay Area
Edition Number:
3rd ed.
Edition Description:
Compl Rev & Upd
Sierra Club Adventure Travel Guides
Publication Date:
March 1999
Trade Paper
xiii, 477 p.
8.46x5.39x1.19 in. 1.19 lbs.

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