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Explore the Eastern Cascades By Dennis Golden
eBook (PDF): $24.99
Explore the Eastern Cascades, is a coffee table book that shows the beuty of the land east of the Cascade Range of Northern California, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia Canada.
The Columbia By Samuel Christopher Lancaster
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America's Great highway through the Cascade Mountains to the sea. With twenty-six plates and other illustrations. CONTENTS: Formation of the Cascades and Sierra Nevada Ranges -- Formation of the... More > Columbia River and the Gorge -- Early Life in the Columbia River Basin -- The Fur Traders -- Early Missionaries -- Life at Fort Vancouver -- The Struggle to Posses the Land -- Transportation on the Columbia -- The Columbia River Highway -- The Bees-Wax Ship -- Whitman Massacre -- Flatheads -- Indians and River Called Multnomah -- Indian Beads and Mediums of Exchange -- Coinage of Gold into Beaver Money -- Chief Joseph of the Nez Pierce.< Less
The Guardians of the Columbia By John H. Williams
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CONTENTS: I. THE RIVER : Dawn at Cloud Cap Inn The geological dawn Cascade-Sierra uptilt Rise of the snow-peaks An age of vulcanism Origin of the great Columbia gorge Dawn in Indian legend The... More > "Bridge of the Gods" Victory of Young Chinook Dawn of modern history The pioneers and the state builders. II. THE MOUNTAINS : Portland's snowy sentinels Ruskin on the mountains Cascades vs. Alps Mount Hood and its retreating glaciers The Mazamas A shattered crater Mount Adams Lava and ice caves Mount St. Helens The struggle of the forest on the lava beds Adventures of the climbers The Mazamas in peril An heroic rescue. III. THE FORESTS, by HAROLD DOUGLAS LANGILLE : Outposts at timber line The alpine parks Zone of the great trees Douglas fir From snow-line to ocean beach Conservation and reforestation.< Less
Dances With Marmots - A Pacific Crest Trail Adventure By George Spearing
eBook (PDF): $4.95
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Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Dances with Marmots : From Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail By George Spearing
eBook (ePub): $5.99
Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Dances With Marmots - A Pacific Crest Trail Adventure By George Spearing
Paperback: $14.71
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Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Travels with Bobby: Hiking in the Mountains of the American West By Brooks Eason
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Brooks Eason and his best friend, Bobby Ariatti, live in the flatlands but love the mountains. They have explored the outdoors together for two decades, taking annual hiking trips to the mountains... More > of the American West. This is the story of their first six trips. Their travels begin in Yosemite National Park in California. In the years that follow, they hike and camp in Glacier National Park in Montana, Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, the Glacier Peak Wilderness in Washington, the Wind River Range in Wyoming, and again in Glacier National Park. Along the way, they make new friends, view wildlife and waterfalls, dodge dangers, and enjoy campfires as they experience some of the most beautiful scenery in America. Retrace their steps and relive their adventures in Travels with Bobby.< Less
Travels With Bobby: Hiking In the Mountains of the American West By Brooks Eason
eBook (ePub): $8.99
Brooks Eason and his best friend, Bobby Ariatti, live in the flatlands but love the mountains. They have explored the outdoors together for two decades, taking annual hiking trips to the mountains... More > of the American West. This is the story of their first six trips. Their travels begin in Yosemite National Park in California. In the years that follow, they hike and camp in Glacier National Park in Montana, Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, the Glacier Peak Wilderness in Washington, the Wind River Range in Wyoming, and again in Glacier National Park. Along the way, they make new friends, view wildlife and waterfalls, dodge dangers, and enjoy campfires as they experience some of the most beautiful scenery in America. Retrace their steps and relive their adventures in Travels with Bobby.< Less
Mont Shasta, volcan majestueux et montagne magique By Raymond MATABOSCH
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Situé à l'extrémité Sud de l'arc volcanique des Cascades, - aussi appelé arc des Cascades -, dans le comté de Siskiyou, en Californie, le Mont Sisson,... More > jusqu'en 1922, ou Mont Shasta, - en langue Karuk : Úytaahkoo ou « Montagne Blanche » -, plafonne à 4.322 mètres d'altitude. Deuxième plus haut sommet, après le Mont Rainier, - 4.392 mètres -, du Cascade Range et cinquième point culminant de « la République du drapeau à l'ours », - Mont Whitney, 4.421 mètres, Mont Williamson, 4.390 mètres, North Palisade, 4.341 mètres -, le complexe vulcanien, comparable aux édifices massifs tels le Fuji-san, - Japon -, ou le Cotopaxi, - Équateur -, avec un cubage estimé à 350 kilomètres cubes, est les plus volumineux stratovolcan de l'arc volcanique des Cascades. A l'origine, vers 1,8 Million d'années, volcan bouclier, c'est un complexe stratovolcanique massif, - cônes : Hotlum Cone, Cinder Cone, Everitt Hill Shield volcano, Ash Creek Butte Shield volcano, Signal butte Cone et Spring Hill Con ; et dômes Black Butte...< Less
Views from the Hill By Helga Byhre
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I grew up in Germany in WWII, and immigrated to Canada soon thereafter. I fulfilled one of my dreams by spending a year in the Arctic in a home-made cabin. After settling in the Puget Sound region, ... More > I raised two boy with my husband, Bob and together we enjoyed our magnificent environment hiking, climbing skiing and kayaking. Currently, in my 80’s, I still enjoy mountain sports both summer and winter in the neighboring Cascade Range.< Less