Synopses & Reviews
Oregon has been blessed with great natural beauty, one of its highlights is spectacular Mt. Hood and surrounding Mt. Hood National Forest. Less than one hour from downtown Portland, this natural wonder is a popular hiking destination. Marcia covers numerous popular hikes, explaining what you can expect on each trail, including historical information and highlighting the flora and fauna you will experience along the way. With gorgeous photography and clear text, Hiking Mt. Hood National Forest makes the perfect hiking guide for your next trip to this popular Oregon destination.
More than just a hiking guide, this full-color book is filled with facts, stories, and tidbits to give a deeper understanding of this majestic place; this understanding will deepen the hiker's experience. Recommended season for hiking, degree of difficulty, usage, other options, flora and fauna, history, directions, and so much more all combine to make a helpful and interesting guidebook to Oregon's natural playground.