The Northern Cascade Mountains are just waiting to be savored by hikers and backpackers!. This book describes 105 of that region's best and most varied hikes, from a few choice short excursions to a whole host of day trips and overnight treks among these glacier-clad peaks. Whether you want to explore the region's gateway among the broad, green Skagit River or panoramic vistas atop McGregor Mountain, this comprehensive guide is your passport to one of the most beautiful and truly wild reaches of North America east of the Puget Sound. Inside this edition, you'll find hikes suited to every ability, directions to the trailheads and comprehensive trail descriptions with mile-by-mile directional cues. Also provided are trail locator maps, difficulty ratings and a list of backcountry camps with comparative ratings. Key regulations and tips on zero-impact hiking are also included.
Part of the popular "Where To Hike" series by Falcon Guides.
Soft cover, 105 pages