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Best winter walks and hikes

Puget Sound

by Harvey Manning

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Published by Mountaineers Books in Seattle, WA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puget Sound Region (Wash.),
  • Washington (State),
  • Puget Sound Region
    • Subjects:
    • Hiking -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound Region -- Guidebooks.,
    • Puget Sound Region (Wash.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWinter walks and hikes, Winter walks & hikes
      StatementHarvey Manning and Penny Manning ; photographs by Ira Spring.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      ContributionsManning, Penny., Spring, Ira., Manning, Harvey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.42.W22 P837 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3555994M
      ISBN 10089886822X
      LC Control Number2002012638
      OCLC/WorldCa50348282

      Do you pack your hiking boots away after the first snowflake falls? If so, pull them back out. Winter is a great time to hit the trail for more reason than one: not only are the crowds gone, but many parks show off their true beauty after a fresh snowfall. Zip up your jacket, grab Author: Jeff Doran. Much shorter hikes, but still considered long hikes ( days) are more popular, demanding for the average hiker, but manageable. Out of those, Laugavegurinn and Fimmvörðuháls are the country's most popular hikes, but other ones include hikes in Hornstrandir in the Westfjords or Víknaslóðir in the East Fjords. Shorter half day hikes are Author: Nanna Gunnarsdóttir.

      Adirondack Winter Hiking Guide. Hiking in the Adirondacks can be just as much fun in winter as it is any other time of the the outdoor activity does require a fair amount of preparation, it's all worth it to see a beautiful Adirondack winter landscape from the summit of a peak. The walk: Stand on the roof of Africa! As the continent’s highest peak (5,m), and the world’s highest trekking summit, it’s a magnet for challenge-seekers. There are six routes: Machame (49km) is tough but dramatic; quieter Rongai (65km) allows for more acclimatisation and has a high success rate. Whichever you pick, altitude is the.

      6. Daibutsu Hiking Course. This popular three kilometre hiking trail opens up a short, but scenic landscape of temples and mountains and can be tackled in between one and two hours. To really get the most out of the area, extend this walk with a detour to the cave-shrine dedicated to the goddess Zeniarai Benten, known as the ‘Money-Washing Author: Robin Mckelvie. Pacific Northwest Hiking Books and Guides The first book everyone should read, or in my opinion, own, is Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills: 50th Anniversary. This is the bible of outdoor adventuring and the 50th Anniversary edition is a very nice edition.


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