Synopses & Reviews
If you subscribe to the opinion that televisions, Japanese lanterns, and electric guitars are not essential camping equipment, The Best in Tent Camping: Washington should be your constant companion.
Each campground profile includes:
Detailed campground maps
Key information such as fees, restrictions, and dates of operation
Driving directions to the campgrounds
Ratings for beauty, privacy, spaciousness, quiet, security, and cleanliness
The Best in Tent Camping: Washington is a guidebook for tent campers who like quiet, scenic, and serene campsites.
Whether you are a native Washingtonian in search of new territory or a vacationer on the lookout for that dream campground, this book unlocks the secrets to the best tent camping that Washington has to offer.
"This is a great resource for families looking for scenic, secluded locations where they can easily take the kids, or for those folks who don't have the time or the inclination for a full-scale backpacking trip."--Backpacker Magazine
The Best in Tent Camping: Washington is a guidebook for tent campers who like quiet, scenic, and serene campsites. Whether you are a native Washingtonian in search of new territory or a vacationer on the lookout for that dream campground, this book unlocks the secrets to the best tent camping that Washington has to offer.
The Best in Tent Camping: Washington
is the only guide to the best tent campgrounds Washington has to offer. The book includes campground layout maps, directions to each campground, and descriptive profiles.
About the Author
Jeanne Louise Pyle
is a transplanted Marylander who has lived in the Pacific Northwest for nearly thirty years. She has worked exclusively in the book and magazine publishing industries, wearing many hats--from publisher to sales rep to author. Her love of the outdoors led to writing the first edition of The Best in Tent Camping
series ten years ago. She currently resides in Bellingham, Washington, conveniently equidistant between her two favorite cities--Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia.
Table of Contents
(1) Introduction Washington/ West
(2) Beacon Rock State Park (3) Beckler River (4) Bedal (5) Coho (6) Corral Pass (7) Dash Point State Park (8) Dosewallips (9) Dungeness Recreation Area (10) Evergreen Court (11) Fort Ebey State Park (12) Hutchinson Creek (13) Illahee State Park (14) Larrabee State Park (15) Lopez Island Cottages & Tent Camping (16) Lower Lewis River Falls Recreation Area (17) Lyre River (18) Merrill Lake (19) Minnie Peterson (20) Mora (21) Panorama Point (22) Spencer Spit State Park (23) Takhlakh Lake (24) Upper Clearwater (25) Wallace Falls State Park (26) Whiskey Creek Beach WASHINGTON/EAST
(27) Ahtanum Camp (28) Bridge Creek (29) Brooks Memorial State Park (30) Cold Springs (31) Fields Spring State Park (32) Fish Lake (33) Goose Lake (34) Haag Cove (35) Harts Pass (36) Hozomeen (37) Lake Creek (38) Lake Thomas (39) Long Lake (40) Lyman Lake (41) Morrison Creek (42) Owhi (43) Palmer Lake (44) Palouse Falls State Park (45) Rock Lakes (46) Silver Falls (47) Tiffany Spring (48) Tucannon (49) War Creek (50) Whistlin' Pine Resort (51) Williams Lake