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One Night Wilderness: Portland: Quick and Convenient Backcountry Getaways within Three Hours of the City

Travel


by
Douglas Lorain

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 248 pages

File size: 28.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Surrounded by old-growth forests, volcanic peaks, and water in nearly all its forms–from the ocean to alpine lakes, glaciers to waterfalls–the Portland area is a short jaunt from boundless adventure opportunities, many of which can be taken in just one night. This book covers the best one- (and a few two-) night hikes within three hours of the city–perfect for hikers seeking a wilderness experience without the commitment of a lengthy backpacking trek. Trips take readers to the lush Olympic Mountains, eerie Mount St. Helens, the thundering Columbia River, and the quirky spires of Three Fingered Jack.

Surrounded by old-growth forests, volcanic peaks, and water in nearly all its forms–from the ocean to alpine lakes, glaciers to waterfalls–the Portland area is a short jaunt from boundless adventure opportunities, many of which can be taken in just one night. This book covers the best one- (and a few two-) night hikes within three hours of the city–perfect for hikers seeking a wilderness experience without the commitment of a lengthy backpacking trek. Trips takeā€¦ (more)

Surrounded by old-growth forests, volcanic peaks, and water in nearly all its forms–from the ocean to alpine lakes, glaciers to waterfalls–the Portland area is a short jaunt from boundless adventure opportunities, many of which can be taken in just one night. This book covers the best one- (and a few two-) night hikes within three hours of the city–perfect for hikers seeking a wilderness experience without the commitment of a lengthy backpacking trek. Trips take readers to the lush Olympic Mountains, eerie Mount St. Helens, the thundering Columbia River, and the quirky spires of Three Fingered Jack.

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