50 Spectacular Hikes in the American and Canadian West by Alfred Magnus

By Alfred Magnus

whilst the elements is picture-perfect and a standard “nice” hike won’t do, that’s the time to consult this e-book. The destinations defined during this e-book, within the western US and Canada, are all available by way of an afternoon hike (some longer than others) and are so outstanding they’ll make your jaw drop. the various hikes during this publication also are just a little off the crushed direction; they won't be empty, yet they won’t be as crowded because the most well liked hikes within the quarter either.

The booklet comprises 50 hikes which are defined intimately. one other 60+ hikes are defined extra in brief, yet nonetheless with adequate info to lead you. the outline of every hike tells you what you must understand earlier than going: WHY it’s so worthwhile to head there, the way to get there, what to anticipate whilst you’re there, and the place to get more information. the 1st 50 hikes also are followed by means of a photograph to whet your urge for food AND a topographic map of the full path to offer you an appreciation of the terrain.

The publication covers one of the most visually beautiful components of the west, all accessible by means of day hikes:

- The distant backcountry of California’s Sierra Nevada.

- the colourful canyons and slickrock of southern Utah and northerly Arizona, domestic to 6 certain nationwide Parks.

- The 14,000 foot excessive mountains of relevant Colorado, many available to the normal hiker.

- Washington nation, with 3 majestic volcanoes and extra glaciers than the whole remainder of the reduce forty eight states placed together.

- The British Columbia Coast Mountains, in effortless using distance from a tremendous city zone, and wilder than any mountain diversity within the US, but hardly ever identified other than locally.

- The six nationwide parks in and round the Canadian Rockies, just about the united states border yet having a look even more like Alaska.

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