Synopses & Reviews
Here are Oregon's best low-impact hikes, perfect for aging boomers, families with children and anyone looking for more of a stroll than a climb. The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon covers 100 of the best easy hikes throughout the state, dividing the trails into regions. Grouped according to difficulty — from "Stroll in the Park" to "Knee Punishing"— this helpful hiking guide also includes urban hikes, overall hike rating, and best season(s) to hit the trail. Written in a wry but informative tone by veteran hiker Seabury Blair Jr., The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon is an accessible resource anyone can use to explore the beauty of the Northwest.
The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon is a day-hiking guidebook filled with kinder, gentler trails. Written in a style that will appeal to aging boomers and anyone who, regardless of age, can't or doesn't want to walk as far as they once could or would like to, the book covers 100 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the state. Trails are divided into regions, including a section on urban hikes and walks. In addition, a chart at the front of the book compiles the hikes per effort level required, overall hike rating, and best season(s) to hit the trail. Written in a wry but informative tone by outdoor expert and Day Hike! author Seabury Blair Jr., The Creaky Knees Guide is an accessible resource anyone can use to explore the beauty of the Northwest, without breaking too much of a sweat.
About the Author
Seabury Blair Jr. lives in Spokane, WA.