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Best backpacking trips in California and Nevada

Author: Michael C White; Douglas Lorain
Publisher: Reno ; Las Vegas : University of Nevada Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a guide to thirteen backpacking trips in California and Nevada. Each trip description contains complete information to plan the hike, including detailed trail notes, maps, alternative routes, estimated number of days to complete, difficulty level, elevation gain/loss, nearby attractions and amenities, and so forth. Unlike other backpacking guides, this book also includes profiles of well-known  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael C White; Douglas Lorain
ISBN: 9780874179712 0874179718
OCLC Number: 896602615
Description: xxii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Mike White and Doug Lorain.

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The American West is home to some of the best backpacking trips in the world, and within California and Nevada are several outstanding destination trails. Best Backpacking Trips in California and  Read more...

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