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Backpacking Idaho

Douglas Lorain

Backpacking Idaho

from Alpine peaks to desert canyons

by Douglas Lorain

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guidebooks,
  • Backpacking

  • About the Edition

    A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size. Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America"s most outstanding scenery. Idaho"s mountains also boast great weather -- fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas Lorain
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV199.44.I24 L67 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 259 pages
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26974667M
    ISBN 100899977731, 0899979955
    ISBN 109780899977737, 9780899979953
    LC Control Number2014047531
    OCLC/WorldCa906027259

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size. Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America's most outstanding scenery. Idaho's mountains also boast great weather--fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California.

      Backpacking Idaho by Douglas Lorain, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(17). Unusual to most guidebooks, all of the Hiking Idaho guidebooks include a portion of the relevant ,scale topographic map(s) for each hike. The maps (also known as minute quadrangles) were produced by the U.S.G.S. and are the most detailed maps available. The maps allow you to visualize the topography and design off-trail adventures.

    Hiking vacations and backpacking trips supported by horse pack stock. Mountain hiking tours and wilderness adventure vacations accommodating your adventure travel needs. Idaho family vacations that allow you to leisurely enjoy the beauty of the Sawtooth Wilderness. See what trips might be closer to you than you think, or take this as inspiration to book that trip out West that you’ve always been wanting to do. Northeast and Midwest Lakeshore-North Country Trail: Miners Beach To Beaver Creek: Explore the rugged shores of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.


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Backpacking Idaho takes you to what author Doug Lorain calls a "Shangri-la" for backpackers. In the craggy Selkirk Mountains you'll find lush forests, small cirque lakes, and jagged granite peaks. Watch for ospreys, river otters, and belted kingfishers in the swift Selway River. Explore hundreds of miles of trails in the gently rolling forested /5(9).

Idaho, located in the northwestern U.S., boasts an incredible amount of untouched natural areas, including million-acre Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area, a wilderness of rugged mountains, deep canyons and whitewater rivers.

Idaho's geography is extremely diverse, offering snow-capped mountain ranges — the most popular of which is the Sawtooth Range — rapids, lakes and.

This book was very helpful in planning over two weeks worth of backpacking in Idaho this summer. I couldn't have done it without this guide. I HIGHLY recommend this book, along with neighboring Backpacking Wyoming. Together, they give a fairly comprehensive overview of the best backpacking trips in the Rocky Mountains.5/5(9).

Backpacking Idaho book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous 4/5. With o miles of hiking trails, there’s an afternoon distraction or weeklong adventure for every desire.

Backpacking Idaho book Idaho trails have wide variations in length, difficulty and environment, attracting adventurers from across the U.S. and abroad. Explore the Sawtooth Mountains in central Idaho, reaching heights of alm feet, or northern Idaho’s Mineral Ridge, overlooking beautiful.

Backpacking Idaho, 2nd edition Douglas Lorain From Alpine Peaks to Desert Canyons A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size.

Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America's most outstanding scenery. Idaho's mountains also boast great weather--fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California.

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The Weiser River Trail: Idaho's Longest Rail Trail. Trail Guide Books is a small independent publishing house and book distributor located in Weiser, Idaho. The publisher specializes in outdoor guidebooks to the Intermountain West, particularly hiking Idaho trails.

Idaho's mountains also boast great weather--fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California. Backpacking Idaho takes you to what author Doug Lorain calls a "Shangri-la" for backpackers.

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Idaho's mountains also boast great weather&#;fewer thunderstorms than the. Sawtooth Lake is "must-see" for Idaho hikers or any outdoor enthusiasts visiting the Sawtooth National Forest. The five mile trek to the lake is made worthwhile by breathtaking, photogenic alpine lakes and the crisp, clean Idaho air.

It's up to you whether to day hike the trail or to camp at the. A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size. Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America's most outstanding scenery.

Idaho's mountains also boast great weather &#; fewer thunderstorms than the 5/5(1). CROWD CONTROL: Sawtooth Lake's campsites are popular and get scooped up quickly on summer and early-fall weekends.

For less-crowded camping options, head for the largest and highest of three small, unnamed lakes 1 mile south of Sawtooth Lake. PIT STOP: Danskin Station, between Garden Valley and Lowman, serves gourmet eats. WALK SOFTLY: What little flat ground there is at. You will want to turn onto NF off of high about 10 miles outside of Stanley, Idaho.

You will then turn left ontoand you can either park at the lower or upper trail head for trail When you park at the lower, you will be trekking 9 miles. If you choose the upper, you will be. A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size.

Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America's most outstanding scenery. Idaho's mountains also boast great weather--fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California.5/5(1).

This is a great book with a lot of great hike. Thought the book is for "backpacking" meaning that all the hikes in it are about 3 to 5 day longs and therefore require some knowledge to do them safely.

But it's a must have if you want to discover some of the great wilderness places we have in Idaho/5(8). A backpacker’s guide, Backpacking Idaho features 50 trails statewide. Included here is up-to-date trail information, accurate directions to popular and less-traveled trails, difficulty ratings, detailed trail maps, and Leave No Trace camping s: 3.

Idaho's mountains also boast great weather—fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California. Backpacking Idaho takes you to what author Doug Lorain calls a "Shangri-la" for backpackers. In the craggy Selkirk Mountains you'll find lush forests, small cirque lakes.The Sawtooth Mountains are a world-class hiking and backpacking destination.

If you prefer to cover ground horizontally rather than vertically - savoring the views and exploring high alpine basins - Sawtooth Mountain Guides can plan the perfect hiking trip. Theacre Sawtooth Wilderness has miles of trail and over alpine lakes, hemmed in by jagged peaks and glacially-sculpted.trail guide: backpacking to baron lakes in idaho Last summer, we spent a few weeks in Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains and had a chance to tick off a trail on my backpacking bucketlist.

Baron Lakes is one of those iconic hikes in the Sawtooths with several high alpine lakes to choose from and wide open views of the jagged Sawtooth Range.