A guide written just for people who want to spend their days in the mountains and their nights back at home. Day Hike! uncovers the best trails for the day tripper, whether you’re a newbie hiker or a veteran with hundreds of miles on your boots. Northwest outdoors expert and Seattle Times's Trail Mix columnist Ron Judd reviews more than 50 of the best day hike trails in the Mount Rainier National Park, from Paradise and Sunrise to the lower foothills. Day Hike! Mount Rainier describes classic routes--from easy to moderate to extreme--giving hikers the choices they want. Entertaining, accurate, and contemporary writing make this guide the one to keep near the water bottles.
About the Author
Ron C. Judd's books include Camping! Washington and The Blue Tarp Bible. He lives in Bellingham, WA. Seabury Blair created the "R&R" section for the Bremerton Sun, which became the prototype for most of the outdoor-travel sections in all Puget Sound pape
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