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Hiker"s Guide to Alaska

Evan Swensen

Hiker"s Guide to Alaska

by Evan Swensen

  • 211 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Falcon Press Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walking,
  • Sports & Recreation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9458204M
    ISBN 101560444363
    ISBN 109781560444367

    All of our hiking trips allow an authentic Alaska wilderness travel experience, yet only require that you carry a light day-pack. Our Alaska hiking trips are limited to 8-guests, and with a guest to guide ratio of you are assured of our commitment to risk management, safety-conscious operations, and of course, Alaska-grade solitude! Explore Alaska holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Bears larger than bison, national parks the size of nations, and glaciers bigger than other US states. The word ‘epic’ barely does Alaska .

    This path was constructed to provide a place for hikers to view the plantlife around interior Alaska. This is a unique trail that allows hikers to view things that would be impossible to hike without a trail. There are all types of wildlife and small plants. Waterboots are recommended in spring. The Stampede Trail to Bus is becoming a more popular hiking destination these days. Virtually unheard of, to anyone outside the state of Alaska before Krakauer’s article in Outside Magazine, the trail has seen a vast increase in traffic since the release of Sean Penn’s film in

    Skip Jack Press Falcon Guides Backbeat Mcbooks Press Pineapple Press Union Park Press Muddy Boots Globe Pequot TwoDot Prometheus Stackpole Books Applause Lyons Press Down East Books Astragal Press. Recently Published. Viewing 0 - 4 / of 0 items. Hiking. Viewing 0 - 4 / of 0 items. Climbing. Viewing 0 - 4 / of 0 items. Camping. Viewing 0 - 4.   Italian hikers rescued in Alaska after visiting infamous bus featured in 'Into the Wild' it was featured in the “Into the Wild” book and movie. Alaska State Troopers say the five Italians.


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Hiker"s Guide to Alaska by Evan Swensen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fully updated and revised, this guide is the perfect introduction to hiking the great state of Alaska, with millions of acres of wilderness waiting to be explored. It features one hundred hikes in Alaska's national parks, wildlife refuges, national forests, wilderness areas, and state parks/5(14).

The Author has truly captured the essense of hiking out in the Alaska Booneys. An Hikers Guide to Alaska book guide to the trails.

Extremely accurate., Aug Reviewer: A reader We just used this book as a primary source on a recent trip to Southern Alaska. The book's description of hikes was extremely accurate and helpful/5(23).

This guide is the perfect introduction to hiking the great state of Alaska, with millions of acres of wilderness waiting to be explored. It offers ninety hikes in Alaska's national parks, wildlife refuges, national forests, wilderness areas, and state parks/5(23).

Hiking Alaska book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Fully updated and revised, this guide is the perfect introduction to hiking 4/5(1). Hiking Alaska book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). Shawn Lyons three volume "A Walk-About Guide to Alaska" may be the most popular and heavily-used trail guide for South Central Alaska.

This volume covers the spectacular Chugach Mountains immediately east of Anchorage, Alaska/5(2). As with all guides published by Falcon, this Alaska edition has street cred, especially as Foster explains in detail the ins and outs one must know regarding hiking the Last Frontier’s trails, be they popular or remote.

The book’s legends and icons are extremely helpful, especially the featured routes and topographical distance and elevation. Fully updated and revised, this guide is the perfect introduction to hiking the great state of Alaska, with millions of acres of wilderness waiting to be explored.

It features one hundred hikes in Alaska's national parks, wildlife refuges, national forests, wilderness areas, and state parks/5. Hiking in the Alaska wilderness—with its sometimes loose definition of trails, and the ever-present possibility of bear encounters—can intimidate a lot of travelers.

This hiking tour operator, based in Anchorage, loves to take both first-time hikers and veteran explorers into the best scenery of Chugach State Park—a colorful cross-section.

Buy Hiking Alaska: A Guide to Alaska's Greatest Hiking Adventures (State Hiking Guides Series) 2nd Revised edition by Littlepage, Dean (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15).

Denali National Park, Alaska Guide to Hiking, Photography and Camping 4th Edition by Ike Waits Denali guidebook is the most comprehensive guide to hiking, backpacking, camping and photography in Denali National Park.

EXPERIENCED: SinceTrek Alaska has guided backpacking adventures in the Alaska wilderness for hundreds of happy hikers.

KNOWLEDGABLE: We didn't get our routes by imitating others or out of a book - we wrote the book. Founder Greg Fensterman is the author of Hiking Alaska's Wrangell-St.

Elias National Park by Falcon Guides and he trains all Trek Alaska guides. Hiking Alaska is a comprehensive guide to the entire state, featuring hikes with more than optional destinations and side trips. Special sections offer information of Denali National Park and remote wildlands like Gates of the Arctic, Katmai, and Wrangell-St.

Elias national parks. Hiking Alaska: A Guide to Alaska's Greatest Hiking Adventures (Regional Hiking Series) Mollie Foster.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Next. Editorial Reviews About the Author. Lisa Maloney is an avid hiker and snowshoer who has lived in Anchorage, Alaska, since /4(7). Denali National Park Alaska Guide to Hiking, Photography, and Camping, 4th Edition.

This Denali Guidebook is based on over 30 years of experience hiking and photographing in Denali. My book has: 50 Denali hikes, 42 can become backpack trips; 15 Denali backpack trips.

Alaska is one of the many places in the world that Id like to see someday, and this book bumped it up the list a few notches. If I do make it, this book will be along for the ride. What a great, well-written, detailed yet accessible tour guide/5.

The Hiker's Guide to Alaska by Margaret Swensen; Evan Swensen. Globe Pequot Press, The, Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. This illustrated guide includes everything backpackers need to know before heading out onto the trail. A USGS topo map with side scale showing the elevation gain will help hikers plan their days.

Detailed historical descriptions of major points along the trail help today's hikers. Your guide will lead your small group on a soft-adventure hike above the tree line, with sweeping views. You’ll learn about identifying animal tracks and the local flora and fauna, and of course have the opportunity to spot wildlife like bears, moose, and Dall sheep.

If you’ve never gone heli-hiking before, now is the time to try it out. Hiking Alaska. Alaska-the Midnight Sun in the Arctic, rain forest along the twisting coastline of the Southeast, the towering peaks and glaciers along the Gulf of Alaska, alpine ridges rolling like ocean waves across the Interior-it’s all waiting for hikers to explore.

Hiking Alaska is a comprehensive guide to the entire state, featuring hikes with more than optional destinations and. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. Series Title: Falcon guide. Responsibility.A Hiker's Guide to Anchorage, Alaska The beauty of Alaska is that its wilderness isn’t only found in far flung national parks, but also just a few minutes’ drive away.

Even Anchorage, Alaska’s biggest city, is wreathed in a spectacular state park that boasts a half-million acres littered with alpine lakes, towering peaks, and deep : Bailey Berg.• Compass and instruction book • Alaska hiking guidebooks: “55 Ways to the Wilderness in Southcentral Alaska” by Helen Nienhueser and John Wolfe Jr., “Hiking Alaska” by Dean Littlepage, “A Walk About Guide to Alaska” by Shawn Lyons, either for .