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Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Park Hikes Around Invermere BC - Columbia River Valley book. Located in the southeast corner of British Columbia, the Windermere Valley is at the headwaters of the mighty Columbia. The ideal base for exploring this spectacular country of the northern Purcells Historic Walks of Edmonton
Best easy day hikes Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks features concise descriptions and easy-to-follow maps for twenty-eight short hikes through some of the most spectacular scenery in this natural wonderland. Located in the southeast corner of British Columbia, the Windermere Valley is at the headwaters of the mighty Columbia. The ideal base for exploring this spectacular country of the northern Purcells and the western slopes of the Canadian Rockies is the picturesque town of Invermere. From the downtown core to nearby residential areas, from breathtaking river valley vistas to intimate neighbourhoods, you can stroll into history with Historic Walks of Edmonton as your guide. Drawing on her extensive knowledge of local history and her own enjoyment in conducting these tours, Kathryn Ivany pulls aside the curtain on an Edmonton rarely seen. You'll encounter many key historic sites and buildings, and understand their place in Edmonton's development. You'll see the changing face of the city over 100 years and more, and you'll see the ghosts of the past in cotemporary landscape. Packed with historic and architectural destinations, brimming with anecdotes and accompanied by 200 contemporary and archival photographs, Historic Walks of Edmonton is an indispensable guide through a remarkable city. So put on your most comfortable shoes and enjoy ten invigorating strolls through Edmonton.
50 Walks and Hikes in Banff National Park Canadian Rockies Explorer Guide 50 Best Day Trips Vancouver Greystone Books
Canadian Rockies Explorer
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Brian Patton, and Bart Robinson, authors of the best-selling Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, detail their favourite easy walks, short hikes, and day trips in one of the world's most spectacular national parks. Each trail is described in detail and accompanied by easy-to-understand symbols, a walking map, and colour photography. Canadian Rockies Explorer describes the national parks and provincial parks of the Canadian Rockies from Waterton Lakes to Mount Robson, including Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay, and Kananaskis. Written in an engaging style and packed with colour photographs, maps, and historical images, Canadian Rockies Explorer provides rich detail on the human history, natural history, and ecology of this magnificent landscape. Wildlife viewing tips, quotes from the journals of early explorers, and descriptions of short walks and hikes will enhance your experience of the Rockies, whether you live here or are visiting for the first time. The best views, biking, beaches, and outings for kids—they’re all here in the fourth edition of the Lower Mainland’s favorite guidebook for day-trippers, described in the clear, upbeat, observant prose that is Jack Christie’s trademark. From Delta to Whistler, West Vancouver to Harrison Hot Springs, detailed directions help you find your way and enjoy the sights en route. This revised edition includes two brand-new chapters: Callaghan Valley in the Whistler mountains, and 1,001 Steps Park on Surrey’s beaches.
Continental Divide Trail Map. Ideal for fans and hikers of this magnificent National Scenic Trail. It makes a great planning tool or as reference to track progress on the 3,100 plus mile length. This beautiful map shows the entire length of the trail from Whitehorse and Area Hikes and Bikes Guide A Trekker's guide to the West Coast Trail. Each year, thousands of trekkers tackle the 75 kilometer West Coast Trail between Bamfield and Port Renfrew on Vancouver Island. And for over 25 years, this book has been the definitive guide to the world-famous
Outlining the six major sections of the GDT, Lynx breaks the trail into shorter, more attainable segments and thoroughly describers the terrain and conditions of each. Not only are these trails segments invaluable for planning shorter trips along the GDT, Lynx's pre-trip planning advice will also prove indispensable for long-distance hikers overcoming such daunting logistical challenges as resupply, navigation and access. Since it was first published, Whitehorse and Area Hikes and Bikes has been the definitive guide to hiking and mountain biking trails in the Whitehorse area. This guide contains comprehensive information about everything from easy walks along the Yukon River to alpine mountain biking adventures. Includes updated trail information, maps and photos, descriptions of 32 trails including 10 new trails, GPS coordinates for every trail, stewardship tips, and supplementary information about local ecology, weather, and wilderness ethics and safety. A Trekker's guide to the West Coast Trail. Each year, thousands of trekkers tackle the 75 kilometer West Coast Trail between Bamfield and Port Renfrew on Vancouver Island. And for over 25 years, this book has been the definitive guide to the world-famous trail. This 9th edition is completely up to date and expanded to include the latest on trail information, reservations, travel connections, and trekker tips. The illustrations are a delight, and the book includes special sections for northbound and southbound hikers.
North Cascades Day Hike book. Explore the North Cascades National Park and the wilderness around Washington States scenic North Cascades using this guidebook to the 59 best day hikes in the region. Each trail is rated, and ranges from easy to moderate to Glacier Waterton International Peace Park Calgary's Best Bike Rides & Trails Book. Author Lori Bettie sets her sights on becoming "Queen of the Urban Bike" in her latest guidebook, Calgary's Best Bike Rides and Trails. Introducing thirty-three all-new, original biking routes for the pleasure of C
North Cascades Day Hike book. Explore the North Cascades National Park and the wilderness around Washington State’s scenic North Cascades using this guidebook to the 59 best day hikes in the region. Each trail is rated, and ranges from easy to moderate to extreme, giving newbie hikers or veterans with hundreds of miles on their boots the choices they want. The relaunch of this popular series now includes full-color photographs of every hike in addition to topographical maps, trail descriptions, and more. Completely revised guide to 70 hikes with trail profiles for each hike. Informative sidebars cover topics such as family activities, park geology and wildlife. Tips on weather, where to stay and activities. Includes stunning photos. Calgary's Best Bike Rides and Trails is easy to use.  Accompanying each route description is a detailed, annotated route map that includes locations for delicious snack breaks and interesting shopping detours, notes on terrain, degree of difficulty, parking, and facilities.  All it takes to enjoy a chosen route is a well-tuned bicycle, a nutritious snack, and the spirit of adventure.
Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks Popular Day Hikes Two Canadian Rockies. Covers 37 popular , accessible trails in one of the worlds most stunningly beautiful natural environments. Covering easy short-day walks, more strenuous full-day hikes and the occasional scramble. By Gillean Daffern Popular Day Hikes in Kananaskis Country Guide Book. Popular Day Hikes is a series of books for visitors and locals looking to hike scenic trails from well established staging areas. They include detailed maps and color photographs. Kananaskis Country by G
This guide covers more than 850 miles of trails. Includes every trail in both parks and takes hikers to glistening glaciers, scenic lookouts, peaceful lakes and remote wilderness. Easy-to-follow instructions and maps will make planning your next trip to Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks easy. Popular Day Hikes is a series of guidebooks written fro visitors and locals alike who want to hike scenic trails from well-established trailheads. These factual, attractive guides feature detailed yet easy to read maps and colour photographs to whet a hiker's appetite. Popular Day Hikes 2: Canadian Rockies covers 37 popular , accessible trails in one of the world's most stunningly beautiful natural environments. Covering easy short-day walks, more strenuous full-day hikes and the occasional scramble. Popular Day Hikes in Kananaskis Country Guide Book. Popular Day Hikes is a series of books for visitors and locals looking to hike scenic trails from well established staging areas.  They include detailed maps and color photographs.  Kananaskis Country by Gillean Daffern covers 38 popular day hikes from easy, short day walks to ridge walks, with a pitch or two of easy scrambling.
Popular Day Hikes Four Vancouver Island. Dotted around central and southern Vancouver Island, these hikes are varied in the opportunities they give for multi-season adventures. While some lead to spectacular peaks and alpine meadows accessible only during Popular Day Hikes in Northern Okanagan BC. Located in the interior of British Columbia, stretching from Grindrod in the north to Vernon in the south and situated between the Okanagan Valley and the Shuswap, Northern Okanagan covers 39 popular day hikes Olympic Peninsula Day Hike
Famed worldwide for its natural beauty, Vancouver Island is blessed with towering mountains, thundering waterfalls and rich forests. Many of the most beautiful parts of the island, however, can be enjoyed only by those who explore its wilderness trails. Located in the interior of British Columbia, stretching from Grindrod in the north to Vernon in the south and situated between the Okanagan Valley and the Shuswap, Northern Okanagan covers 39 popular day hikes in this stunning and open terrain. This guidebook to hiking the best trails in the Olympic Peninsula features 73 unforgettable day hikes in the Olympic Peninsula, from Hoodsport to Hurricane Ridge to the Pacific coast. All hikes in this book are accessible to residents in the metropolitan Seattle area, making it the perfect companion for anyone wanting to spend their days in the mountains and their nights at home. Each trail is rated, and ranges from easy to moderate to extreme, giving newbie hikers or veterans with hundreds of miles on their boots the choices they want. The relaunch of this popular series now includes full-color photographs of every hike in addition to topographical maps, trail descriptions, and more.
Central Cascades Day Hike Popular Day Hikes South Central Okanagan. Describes 35 accessible treks around Kelowna, West Kelowna and Westside Road as well as Penticton, Naramata, Oliver, Osoyoos, Summerland, Peachland and Keremeos. Featuring robust vineyards, fruit orchards, de Day Trips From Edmonton
Day Trips From Edmonton
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Discover the best trails for day hiking in Washington State’s Central Cascades. Now updated and redesigned with full-color photography, the Day Hike! series was written for people who want to spend their days in the mountains and their nights at home. From Snoqualmie Pass to the Alpine Lakes Wilderness to Stevens Pass, the 69 incredible hikes in this popular guidebook feature the lush forests, mountain vistas, waterfalls, and alpine meadows unique to Washington State. Each trail is rated from easy to extreme, giving first-time or veteran hikers the variety they want, as well as topographical maps, trail descriptions, and more. Popular Day Hikes is a series of bestselling books written for visitors and locals looking to hike scenic trails from well-established staging areas. These accurate, attractive guides feature detailed maps and colour photographs to whet the appetite. Alberta is host to some of Canada's most stunning scenery, from aspen forests and farmland to wetlands and foothills. Many of the province's natural wonders, cultural treasures, historical sites and recreational spots are within a two-hour drive of Edmonton. Day Trips from Edmonton is a comprehensive guide to Alberta's best destinations-visit secluded, untouched natural areas or hotspots bustling with activities. Day Trips from Edmonton includes maps and photographs, and features an easy-to-follow format catered to suit the traveler`s needs. Helpful details include: Recreation information Historical tidbits Popular events Information on flora and fauna Opportunities for further exploration. Perfect for planning an afternoon outing or a weekend away, Day Trips from Edmonton is the ultimate guide to this stunning part of Canada.
Walks & Easy Hikes in the Canadian Rockies Guide Book. This comprehensive guide book is ideal for casual explorers of all ages, abilities and interests. In fact, Walks and Easy Hikes provides all the information you need to experience the magnificent moun The Canadian Rockies Trail Guide Book covers more than 3,400 kilometres of trails in Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay and Waterton Lakes National Parks, plus the provincial parks of Mt. Assinboine, Mt. Robson, Akamina-Kishinena, Peter Lougheed, and Elk Lakes Classic Hikes in the Canadian Rockies Guide Book. Classic Hikes in the Canadian Rockies is your guide to the 63 best backpacking trips and day-hikes in Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay, Mt Robison, Mt. Assiniboine, Wateron, Kananaskis, and Akamina-Kishinena
A comprehensive guide to all the best walks and easy hikes in Canada's Rocky Mountains. This book is ideal for casual explorers of all ages, abilities and interests. In fact, Walks and Easy Hikes provides all the information you need to experience the magnificent mountain environment of the Canadian Rockies from trails and paths that start right beside the road. Each hike is introduced with detailed route and trailhead instructions. The Canadian Rockies Trail Guide Book covers more than 3,400 kilometres of trails in Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay and Waterton Lakes National Parks, plus the provincial parks of Mt. Assinboine, Mt. Robson, Akamina-Kishinena, Peter Lougheed, and Elk Lakes has evolved into the most comprehensive and well-known guidebook to hiking in the region. Hikers affectionately refer to The Canadian Rockies Trail Guide as "the bible." . Trail distances, elevation gains and junction mileages are given with well-written descriptions. When it was published in 1971, it was the first Canadian Rockies hiking guidebook with accurate distances and detailed descriptions to the trails of the Canadian Rockies. Written by Brian Patton and Bart Robinson. Classic Hikes in the Canadian Rockies is your guide to the 63 best backpacking trips and day-hikes in Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay, Mt. Robison, Mt. Assiniboine, Wateron, Kananaskis, and Akamina-Kishinena Parks. Detailed trailhead descriptions, and a colour map for each hike help get you to the trailhead and keep you on route
Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 4. Includes Sheep and McLean Creek. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Dafferns bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. As Canadian Hiker & Backpackers handbook. In this compact guide, Gadd shares his knowledge on how to plan a trip, what to bring and how to stay safe. Includes: How to choose the best equipment, such as backpacks, tents and sleeping bags. Optimal walking tech Kananaskis Country Trail guide book - Volume 1. Kananaskis Valley, Smith-Dorrien, Kananaskis Lakes, Elk Lakes. Offers something for every level of foot-traveler, be they novice or experienced hikers, scramblers or backpackers. Clear and detailed text, enh
Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 4. Includes Sheep and McLean Creek. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Daffern’s bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. As the expert on the area, the author continues to offer something for every level of foot-traveller, be they novice or experienced hikers, scramblers or backpackers. Gillean’s clear and detailed text, enhanced with colour photos and maps, enables everyone to navigate safely through this complex and beautiful area.


Canadian Hiker & Backpackers handbook. In this compact guide, Gadd shares his knowledge on how to plan a trip, what to bring and how to stay safe.  Includes:  How to choose the best equipment, such as backpacks, tents and sleeping bags;  Optimal walking techniques, hiking and backpacking with kids and dogs, first aid and accident response. Kananaskis Country Trail guide book - Volume 1. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Daffern’s bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. As the pre-eminent expert on the area, the author continues to offer something for every level of foot-traveler, be they novice or experienced hikers, scramblers or backpackers. Gillean’s clear and detailed text, enhanced with colour photos and maps, enables everyone to navigate safely through this complex and beautiful area.

Vol 1. Kananaskis Valley, Smith-Dorrien, Kananaskis Lakes, Elk Lakes
Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 2 hiking book. This hiking guide focuses on The Jumpingpound, West Bragg and The Elbow regions. Complete with maps and detailed trail descriptions. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Daf Exploring the Castle in SW Alberta Guide Book. Paying respect to regional history and local knowledge, Exploring the Castle: Discovering the Backbone of the World in Southern Alberta offers an authoritative yet readable overview of the Castle regions cult Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 3. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Dafferns bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. Volume three includes Ghost, Bow Va
Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 2 hiking book. This hiking guide focuses on The Jumpingpound, West Bragg and The Elbow regions. Complete with maps and detailed trail descriptions. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Daffern’s bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. As the pre-eminent expert on the area, the author continues to offer something for every level of foot traveler, be they novice or experienced hikers, scramblers or backpackers. Gillean’s clear and detailed text, enhanced with colour photos and maps, enables everyone to navigate safely through this complex and beautiful area.


Exploring the Castle in SW Alberta Guide Book. Paying respect to regional history and local knowledge, Exploring the Castle: Discovering the Backbone of the World in Southern Alberta offers an authoritative yet readable overview of the Castle regions culture, aboriginal history, natural history, climate, flora and fauna, as well as explanations of frequently contentious present day land uses and development.  It is also a trail guide, with maps, photos and descriptions explaining where, when and how to enjoy the Castle with insight and care. Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - Volume 3. With over 100,000 copies of the previous editions sold, Gillean Daffern’s bestselling hiking guides to Kananaskis Country have been completely reformatted, revised and updated. Volume three includes Ghost, Bow Valley and Spray. As the expert on the area, the author continues to offer something for every level of foot-traveler, be they novice or experienced hikers, scramblers or backpackers. Gillean’s clear and detailed text, enhanced with colour photos and maps, enables everyone to navigate safely through this complex and beautiful area.