Synopses & Reviews
Hiking Mount St. Helens is the comprehensive trail guide to exploring this National Volcanic Monument and leading you on hikes that will provide you with a close-up look at the destruction and remarkable recovery of the land since the eruption almost 20 years ago. And for those looking for a shorthand guide to the easier hikes on the Mountain, author Fred Barstad has also written Best Easy Day Hikes Mt. St. Helens.
This book is written for visitors to Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument who like to hike. The 61 detailed hike descriptions cover nearly all the trails within the Monument. Included are multi-day backpack trips, long and short day hikes, climbs to the summit, family hikes suitable for small children, and a few hikes that are barrier free.