Download e-book for iPad: Backpacking Oregon by Douglas Lorain

By Douglas Lorain

ISBN-10: 0899975410

ISBN-13: 9780899975412

In Oregon, backpackers can hike wild shorelines, get pleasure from colourful desolate tract canyonlands, stroll amid beautiful granite peaks, sit back in wildflower meadows, and circle glacier-clad mountains. Award-winning guidebook writer and longtime Oregon resident Douglas Lorain info 30 magnificent backpacking journeys in Backpacking Oregon. Lasting from 3 days to 2 weeks, those rigorously crafted itineraries supply geographic variety, appealing surroundings, and average day-by-day mileage pursuits. This in-depth advisor presents the entire details backpackers might want to entry the Oregon backcountry, together with the Oregon Coast, Columbia Gorge, excessive Cascades, Hells Canyon, and the Klamath, Siskiyou, Blue, and Wallowa mountains. a close path map and pictures accompany every one journey.

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