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Roads to Trails Northwest Washington

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forests (Roads to Trails)

by Ira Spring

  • 159 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Mountaineers Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • United States - Pacific - Washington,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Sports,
  • Hiking

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWashington Trails Association (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8273680M
    ISBN 100898868750
    ISBN 109780898868753
    OCLC/WorldCa49940066

    Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Bike tours in the Pacific Northwest. National Parks: Mt. Rainier, Crater Lake, Columbia Gorge, Olympic and North Cascades. Rainforests and snow-capped volcanoes. Coastal sea stacks and beaches. San Juan Islands ferries. Puget Sound orca whales. Idaho lakes and pine forests. Come and cycle Cascadia with us! Motorcycle rides in Montana | Big Sky Country is home to some of the country's best motorcycle roads. The state's scenery is divided between the mountains that dominate the west half of the state and the plains that predominate in the east. Glacier National park in northwest Montana (MT) and Yellowstone in southwest are considered by many to be two of the country's most splendid national parks.   Judy Bentley's new guide book, "Hiking Washington's History," is a local-history-oriented trail guide that chronicles the boatloads of fascinating history to be found along Washington's : Mike Mcquaide.


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* Escape crowded trailheads by hiking terrific old forest service roads* Find a variety of challenging hikes and detailed trail descriptions* Take part in a new movement converting roads to trailsThe first book of its kind, Roads to Trails: Northwest Washington was put. (Images courtesy of Washington State Library) A history of roads and pioneer trails and the Pacific Northwest was the runaway winner in September’s “Library jewels” online poll.

Two of the photos from that collection are featured here. Above is a photo of Gov. Ernest Lister’s dedication of the new road crossing over Snoqualmie Pass.

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The McKenzie River Highway runs into the Pacific Crest Trail (a 2,mile hiking trail that runs from Southern California to Northern Washington), and some stops along the highway include Sahalie Falls, Koosah Falls, and the. I received the book a couple of days ago and am very impressed with the diversity of the trails/roads.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 21 cm. Contents: Roads to Trails: A Few Technical Pointers --Wildlife and Human Impacts --Healthy Trails Make Healthy People --Mount Baker Ranger District --Roads, and West Church Mountain --Road White Salmon Glacier View --Road Thompson .State forests offer some of the best Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) trails in the Pacific Northwest.

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