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Best short hikes in Washington"s North Cascades & San Juan Islands

by E. M. Sterling

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Published by Mountaineers Books in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State),
  • San Juan Islands (Wash.),
  • North Cascades (B.C. and Wash.),
  • San Juan Islands
    • Subjects:
    • Hiking -- Washington (State) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Hiking -- North Cascades (B.C. and Wash.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Hiking -- Washington (State) -- San Juan Islands -- Guidebooks.,
    • Washington (State) -- Guidebooks.,
    • San Juan Islands (Wash.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • North Cascades (B.C. and Wash.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 247) and index.

      StatementE.M. Sterling ; photos by Bob & Ira Spring.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      SeriesBest short hikes, Best short hikes series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.42.W2 S74 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination251 p. :
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3939767M
      ISBN 100898868130
      LC Control Number2001007354
      OCLC/WorldCa48468919

        Harmony Falls Trail is a short, only approximately 2,4 miles roundtrip, trail meandering through the eruption-affected territory to the very lakeshore of Spirit Lake. Actually this is the only trail which allows the hikers to get to the shoreline (legally) of Spirit Lake. Day Hiking North Cascades book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE LOOP HIKE, FRAGRANCE LAKECLIC /5(4).

      Top San Juan Islands Hiking Trails: See reviews and photos of hiking trails in San Juan Islands, Washington on Tripadvisor. As a hiking destination, the San Juan Islands of Washington and their sister islands to the north offer scores of parks and preserves, hundreds of miles of trails catering to hikers of all levels, and year-round accessibility. Discover the beauty of the North Cascades on a short day hike or an extended trip. Learn More. Best Wildflower.

        Timed perfectly with the National Park Service centennial celebration in , this guidebook features the 75 best day hikes in national parks and monuments throughout Washington and Oregon including: North Cascades National Park San Juan Islands National Monument Olympic National Park Mount Rainier National Park Mount St. Helens National Monument Newberry National . Clear days offer views of the San Juan Islands, the Olympics and Mount Rainier. Ebey's Landing ( mile loop; feet gain): From this bluff, kids will be delighted to watch the shipping traffic along the Strait of Juan de Fuca, admire the occasional bald eagle flying overhead and gape at the views of the Olympics so close they could be touched.


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BRAIN EXERCISES FOR SENIORS: PUZZLES TO. Jenny Patterson. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ Easy Hikes In North Cascades National Park. Ladder Creek Falls Hike: This short easy hike is a wonderful, easy, post-dinner outing, and is one of the rare hikes in North Cascades National Park that is best undertaken at night.

Until midnight every night, the. Cape Flattery. The most northwestern point of the contiguous United States, Cape Flattery is not a hike to be very short, mile round trip hike will wow you with its dense forest, sweeping ocean vistas, and beautiful boardwalks.

Walk to the end to get a view of where the Strait of Juan de Fuca meets the Pacific Ocean. Keep to the designated trails to preserve this insanely. 's BEST Diner, Road Trip, Short Hike and so much more.

Congrats to all the winners. Sponsored by Washington's Playground. That book is more comprehensive and a bit larger than this Day Hiking North Cascades: Mount Baker, Mountain Loop Highway, San Juan Islands book.

The former, albeit a bit dated (first published in the 90's) covers longer backpacking treks as well as the shorter day hikes that are in the latter (first published in ).Reviews: Hiking trails on Orcas, Lopez and San Juan Islands take you past historic lighthouses, through serene cedar forests, and along grassy prairies.

Whether you want a quiet walk on the beach or a challenging uphill climb, you'll find some of the best hiking in Washington State in the San Juan Islands. Location: North Cascades - West Slope Length: miles, roundtrip Elevation Gain: feet Best Season: Late summer, fall.

Park Butte. Photo by Erynn Allen. A stunning North Cascades alpine hike just south of Mount Baker. Day hike it or backpack here in late summer or fall, when it really shows off the best of autumn foliage.

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Best Short Hikes in Washington's North Cascades & San Juan Islands Take the Mountain Loop Highway from Granite Falls and drive to Barlow Pass -- /2 miles from Verlot. The trailhead is at the lot on the left side of the road. What makes this steep mountain hike worth the sweat is the degree views in all directions.

From the top you'll be able to get a glimpse of the Sauk and Skagit River valleys, Cascade mountains, and on a clear day, the Olympics, Puget Sound and San Juan Islands.

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4 thoughts on “ 10 of the Best Trails In and Around North Cascades National Park ” Pingback: The Top 15 Pages on Anne's Travels in - Anne's Travels. Pingback: 12 Best Day Hikes in Grand Teton National Park - Anne's Travels. Don April 7, at pm. Want to go to North Cascades this summer. I spent the summer up in Washington in the North Cascades and these are my favorite hikes from my time there.

By no means did I hike every hike - that would be impossible in one summer - but here is what I found to be my top 10 hikes of the North Cascades.

Cascade Pass, Sahale Glacier. I backpacked this and spent the night up there. Experience the best of Washington's backcountry. Whatever kind of backcountry adventure you're looking for, you're likely to find it in Washington. From the rugged coast to the Cascade mountains, there is no shortage of amazing trails and beautiful places to spend a night under the stars.

We will be spending 4 days on Vancouver Island (2 on Gabriola island 2 in Ucluelet) and 1 day in Vancouver (we have been there before). After that, we have 3 more days/nights to spend in Washington before heading back to 't decide between the SanJuan Islands or NOrth Cascades NP/Mt Baker.

(We have already seen Olympic NP) Have never seen an orca, nor a glacier .Top North Cascades National Park Hiking Trails: See reviews and photos of hiking trails in North Cascades National Park, Washington on Tripadvisor.The new book, Backpacking Washington, North Cascades Twisp Pass - Dagger Lake.

Best Season: July - October Location: Near Twisp Length: 10 miles, roundtrip Elevation Gain: feet. Washington Trails Association 2nd Ave, Suite Seattle.