Three Great Outdoors Books—that I didn’t write!

December 23, 2022

Christmas is almost here. Last night of Hanukkah and Boxing Day closing in closely behind. If you celebrate Orthodox Christmas you have some time! So, if you are still looking for some good gift ideas for the hikers and outdoorspeople in your life, may I suggest these three great new…

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Not Your Typical Guidebook

March 11, 2022

Nice review of Hiking Washington’s History, which I co-authored with Judy Bentley in the Cascadia Daily News. If you love history and hiking, and want to get so  much more out of your hikes in the Evergreen State, then this book should be in your pack. And if you don’t…

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100 Classic Hikes Washington

December 15, 2020

The all-time best-selling hiking guidebook for Washington State This edition has all new hikes, all new maps, and full color throughout Updated by Washington’s most prolific and popular hiking author 100 Classic Hikes: Washington has been an iconic state trails guidebook for decades. Initially written by the godfathers of Washington guidebooks,…

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Just Released! A Beautiful New Book of Breathtaking Trail Images

November 17, 2020

Hiking Trails of the Pacific Northwest Get your copy of this gorgeous hardbound book published by Rizzoli New York. The photographs are by Bart Smith. I co-wrote the text with William L. Sullivan. And the Foreword was written by the honorable Daniel Evans.

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Newly Released! Urban Trails Eastside and Urban Trails Tacoma

April 1, 2020

Get your copies and start discovering the wide array of parks and trails close to the city! Urban Trails Eastside 60 destinations from Mercer Island to the Snoqualmie Valley Urban Trails Tacoma Discover 44 great trails in and around Tacoma including Anderson Island

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Urban Trails Everett!

March 29, 2018

Twenty-five miles north of Seattle at the mouth of the Snohomish River, Everett is a city of more than one hundred thousand residents. The city has boomed over the past decade, and while Everett offers easy access to both the Mountain Loop Highway and Highway 2, sometimes you just want…

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Urban Trails Seattle

Urban Trails Seattle! 

January 1, 2018

See a whole new side to the city! Features of this guide include: Easy to reference maps Trail distance and high point Indicates trail suitability for walkers, hikers, and runners Trailhead amenities Info for families with kids and for dog owners Sidebars on area history, nature, and sights

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Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula

November 4, 2016

Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula Author: Craig Romano | Publisher: Mountaineers Books | Price: $18.95 Olympic National Park is a national treasure and here’s a guidebook to the best hiking you can find there More than 100 day hikes, with options for linking them to longer routes Compact, easy-carry size Two…

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Natural Skagit

December 12, 2013

Natural Skagit: A Journey From Mountains to Sea This new book designed to celebrate and help protect wildlife habitat and rural landscapes in Skagit County, Washington was launched to an excited crowd of over 300 at Skagit Gardens on November 13, 2008. Published by the Skagit Land Trust, the book was a major…

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