The Creaky Knees Guide Pacific Northwest National Parks and Monuments

The Creaky Knees Guide Pacific Northwest National Parks and Monuments

The 75 Best Easy Hikes

Seabury Blair, Jr.


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The Pacific Northwest has some of the most awe-inspiring national parks in the country, and this guide will lead you to the 75 best day hikes in all of them!

For hikers of all ages and abilities, here is your guide to easy hikes in national parks and monuments throughout Washington and Oregon including:
     • North Cascades National Park
     • San Juan Islands National Monument
     • Olympic National Park
     • Mount Rainier National Park
     • Mount St. Helens National Monument
     • Newberry National Volcanic Monument
     • John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
     • Crater Lake National Park
     • Oregon Caves National Monument
     • Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument
     • and more!
Written in an informative style that will appeal to anyone, regardless of age, each trail description includes elevation gains and a topographical map; clear, up-to-date driving directions; mileage and estimated hiking time; trail conditions; and more. Creaky Knees hiking guides are perfect for anyone else interested more in a stroll than a climb.

Also available in the Creaky Knees series:
     The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon
     The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
     The Creaky Knees Guide Washington


Seabury Blair, Jr.:
SEABURY BLAIR JR. spent many years as the outdoor columnist for The Bremerton Sun, where one of his most popular features was the “Hike o’ the Month.” He is an avid backcountry skier and hiker, and lives in Spokane, WA.

He is also the author of Wild Roads Washington; the Creaky Knees Guide series of easy hiking books (titles cover Washington, Oregon, and Pacific Northwest National Parks and Monuments); the Day Hike! series of easy hikes that you can do in a day (titles cover the Central Cascades, the North Cascades, Mount Rainier, the Olympic Peninsula, the Columbia Gorge, and Spokane/Coeur d'Alene).