Best Hikes Near Portland Oregon

Author: Fred Barstad
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493015672
Size: 34.11 MB
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Best Hikes Near Portland Oregon. Featuring more than 40 of the best hikes in the greater Portland metro area, this exciting new guidebook points locals and visitors alike to trailheads within an hour's drive of Portland, Oregon.

Best Outdoor Adventures Near Portland Oregon

Author: Adam Sawyer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149301711X
Size: 73.29 MB
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Best Outdoor Adventures Near Portland Oregon. Who says you have to travel far from home to go on a great hike, paddle, or bike ride? Best Outdoor Adventures Near Portland, Oregon details nearly forty of the best hikes, paddles, bike routes, and adventures within an hour’s drive from the Portland, Oregon, area. This book is perfect for the urban and suburbanite who may be hard-pressed to find great outdoor activities close to home. This guide not only include the best cycling, hiking, and paddling, but also ziplining, rock climbing, and disc golf - perfect for families!

Best Easy Day Hikes Portland Oregon

Author: Lizann Dunegan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493008803
Size: 47.92 MB
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Best Easy Day Hikes Portland Oregon. The Best Easy Day Hikes series are handy, pocket-size guides for day hikers in America's most popular outdoor destinations. Each guide describes approximately 20-30 easy-to-follow, scenic trails in and around national parks, cities and urban areas, and popular outdoor destinations across America. With hikes varying from half-hour strolls to full-day adventures, these guidebooks are for everyone, including families.

Best Hikes With Dogs Oregon 2nd Edition

Author: Ellen Morris Bishop
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594854912
Size: 35.71 MB
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Best Hikes With Dogs Oregon 2nd Edition. CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from Best Hikes with Dogs Oregon * Guidebook to 85 dog-friendly trails in Oregon * Trails near Portland, Eugene–Springfield, Roseburg, and Medford–Grants Pass, as well as along the Oregon coast and in the Wallowa Mountains Best Hikes with Dogs Oregon, 2nd Ed. puts you and your dog on trails selected for safety, access to shade and water for your dog, and their off-leash friendliness. Ellen Bishop and her dogs, Meesha (border collie mix), Dundee (Australian shepherd), and Kyla (also a border collie mix) covered mile after fun-filled, slobbery mile to find Oregon’s best rolling hills and open meadows for pups and their hiking companions. The trails in this guidebook do not require leashes (except in parks as designated) and host few hikers and even fewer children. They are free of cliffs, paw-damaging terrain, poison oak, nearby roads, off-road vehicle traffic, and other hazards of particular danger for dogs.

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Portland

Author: Paul Gerald
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 0897325133
Size: 74.68 MB
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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Portland. Updated maps, new hikes, even more rankings and categories, fresh photography, and useful backpacking options make the newest edition of this authoritative guide to Portland's best day hikes the most exciting yet. 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Portland profiles 60 select trails that give outdoor adventurers a little of everything there is to enjoy around Portland: mountain views, forest solitude, picturesque streams, strenuous workouts, casual strolls, fascinating history, fields of flowers, awesome waterfalls, and ocean beaches. Whether readers want a convenient city bus ride to the flat and fascinating Washington Park, a bumpy drive to Lookout Mountain, or the thigh-burning experiences that are Kings and Elk Mountains, this book lets them know what to bring, how to get to the trailhead, where to go on the trail, and what to look for while they're hiking.

I Heart Oregon And Washington

Author: Lisa D. Holmes
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780991538201
Size: 80.63 MB
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I Heart Oregon And Washington . Climate and geology have conspired to make the Pacific Northwest home to some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth. It's an outdoor lover's paradise, and one of the best ways to experience this beauty is hiking. Now, deciding which hike is right for you is easier than ever. Author Lisa D. Holmes has provided a visual guide to choosing a hike with features that best fit the season. This full-color book features 400+ photos and customized maps that literally bring 25 Portland area hikes to life. As a graphic designer and avid hiker, Lisa has combined her passions to capture each hike in a way that clearly shows you what to expect. Covering hikes from the Oregon Coast to Mount Hood, and from Southwest Washington to the Willamette-Santiam region, this book is a must for visitors to the region, as well as local hikers who want a better idea of what to look forward to.

Best Dog Hikes Oregon

Author: FalconGuides
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493019260
Size: 39.96 MB
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Best Dog Hikes Oregon. This guidebook highlights forty-four of the best dog friendly hiking trails in Oregon. Ranging from easy jaunts around Portland's green spaces, to rigorous hikes in the Eagle Cap Wilderness, this guide includes something for every dog lover. Look inside to find: Fitness tips for getting your dog prepared and trained for the trail Fido-friendly gear and detailed checklists outlining what to pack for your pooch A helpful Trail finder identifying hikes by length, difficulty, and leash rules. Essential dog safety and preventative care information.

Day Hiking Columbia River Gorge

Author: Craig Romano
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594853692
Size: 15.15 MB
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Day Hiking Columbia River Gorge. **UPDATE** We have a correction regarding Hike #39, Grassy Knoll and Big Huckleberry Mountain (page 137) To download the updated driving directions for the trailhead please click HERE CLICK HERE to download the "Hardy Ridge" hike as well as the hike up "Mount Defiance" from Day Hiking Columbia River Gorge * The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is the single biggest visitor destination in Oregon * 25 of these hikes are published here for the first time * Caters to the greater Portland, Oregon–Vancouver, Washington metro area The Columbia River Gorge forms much of the long border between Washington and Oregon, offering hikers a multitude of beautiful trails. Famous for its cascading waterfalls, the region offers spectacular views of the mighty river and its windswept bluffs, as well as stunning panoramas of the surrounding landscape and peaks including Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, Mount Adams, and the Sisters. Day Hiking Columbia River Gorge, by well-known hiking author Craig Romano, features: * 100 day hikes on both sides of the river * extensive year-round hiking options * trails in the National Scenic Area, Silver Star Scenic Area, Trapper Creek, Clark County, and beyond * easy-to-read icons for waterfalls, views, dog-friendly trails, and more * detailed driving directions and trail maps * info on flora and fauna, the unusual Gorge winds, and its abundance of waterfalls Learn more about author Craig Romano at his website or connect with him one step further by "liking" his page on Facebook.

Portland Hikes

Author: Art Bernstein
Publisher: Mountain N' Air Books
ISBN: 9781879415324
Size: 52.92 MB
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Portland Hikes. The combined expertise of Art Bermstein and Andrew Jackman make this book a special one, more than just another guidebook. The authors are naturalists, long time observers of nature in the Pacific Northwest. Art Bernstein's warm and down to earth style conveys to the readers the authors' knowledge of the flora, fauna, geology, and local history, including the reforestation of the Mount Saint Helens region. His descriptions and story telling are vivid, entertaining and inviting. "Portland Hikes" has good literary value, as well as being a primer for observant hikers wanting to know more about this beautiful region. "Portland Hikes" goes beyond the city boundaries. The 70 selected trails described are day-hikes. Some are short and some are a little longer. All are of easy access from downtown, and a short drive away to the surrounding wilderness areas, state, and national parks of Oregon and Washington.

A Bark In The Park

Author: Lisa Johnson
Publisher: Cruden Bay Books
ISBN: 9780974408354
Size: 28.37 MB
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A Bark In The Park. Have you ever considered how far you walk with your dog? If you walk just 20 minutes a day, in ten years you will have walked far enough to cross the United States. With all that walking ahead of you and your dog, arenÕt you ready for a new place to hike?A BARK IN THE PARK: THE 45 BEST PLACES TO HIKE WITH YOUR DOG IN THE PORTLAND REGION rates the best area dog-walking destinations with your best friend in mind. Portland author Lisa Johnson and Socks have explored area trails to identify the tail-waggingest hikes out there.Lisa brings back from her adventures generous helpings of local history, architecture, botany and geology. Find an off-leash dog area. Learn what parks dog owners should avoid. No Dogs!Is there any more dispiriting day for a dog owner than driving to a new park and encountering the dreaded ÒNO DOGSÓ sign? THE 45 BEST PLACES TO HIKE WITH YOUR DOG IN THE PORTLAND REGION lists parks that donÕt welcome dogs. Also packed inside are......tips on outfitting your dog for a hike...tips on practicing low impact hiking with your dog...creating a canine First-Aid hiking kit...a complete listing of area dog parksTHE 45 BEST PLACES TO HIKE WITH YOUR DOG IN THE PORTLAND REGION also features the whimsical drawings of Andrew Chesworth. To view some of AndrewÕs work you can visit our website at www.hikewithyourdog.com.So grab that leash and hit the trail!