Synopses & Reviews
Lace up your boots and sample some of the finest trails in Oregon's southern Cascades and Siskiyous. Hike through the towering volcanic peaks of the Cascades, where Crater Lake, Mount McLoughlin, and the canyon of the upper Rogue River cast a magical spell on visitors. Or explore the knife-edge ridges, botanical oddities, and spectacular river canyons of the ancient and rugged Siskiyous. Veteran hiker and outdoor writer Art Bernstein introduces you to memorable trails through wilderness areas, national forests, and national parks. Use this guide for up-to-date trail information, accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails, difficulty ratings for each hike, detailed trail maps, and zero-impact camping tips. Whether you are a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest throughout the southern Cascades and Siskiyous. (6 X 9, 360 pages, b&w photos, maps, graphs)
With over 90 hikes in the Southern Cascades and Siskiyou Mountain Range, this book is easily the most comprehensive guide available for Southern Oregon's diverse hiking opportunities. Explore the Mount Thielsen, Sky Lakes, Mountain Lakes, Red Buttes, and Wild Rouge Wilderness Areas, and much more. This guide also covers all trails in Crater Lake National Park. Complete with maps, elevation profiles, and clear, informative hike narratives, this book is bound to be the standard against which all other guides for the area are judged.
Veteran hiker and outdoor writer Art Bernstein introduces you to memorable trails through wilderness areas, national forests, and national parks.