50 Hikes in and Around Tuscany

A hiker's guide to Tuscan Hill Country, the Alpi Apuane mountains, and other local regions shares tips for driving and weather management while making recommendations for numerous restaurants, lodging establishments, and campgrounds.

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Author: Jeff Taylor

Publisher:

ISBN: 0881507342

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 296

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A hiker's guide to Tuscan Hill Country, the Alpi Apuane mountains, and other local regions shares tips for driving and weather management while making recommendations for numerous restaurants, lodging establishments, and campgrounds. Original.

Explorer s Guide Philadelphia Amish Country First Explorer s 50 Hikes

... options by marrying local Pennsylvania produce with creative French and Tuscan-style cooking. ... A two-story BYO bistro near the Capitol with a.

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Author: Laura Randall

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781682684375

Category: Travel

Page: 288

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The essential guide to the Athens of America Laura Randall brings readers the best of Philadelphia and the outlying Amish Country, one of America’s most historically and culturally rich regions. Travelers seeking fine dining, authentic cuisine, sightseeing, or a world-class arts scene will find this guide indispensable in making the best of their stay in the City of Brotherly Love. Recommendations for shopping, eating, lodging, and touring will excite visitors of all tastes. From natural areas and historic neighborhoods in and around Philadelphia to the Amish markets of Lancaster County, from historic battlefields at Valley Forge and Gettysburg to the antiques shops of Bucks County, and the leisure resorts and quiet nature trails of the Pocono Mountains, this guide (previously published as Explorer’s Guide Eastern Pennsylvania: Includes Philadelphia, Gettysburg, Amish Country & the Poconos) offers great guidance for a unique, fascinating destination.

Explorer s Guide Minnesota Third Explorer s 50 Hikes

A Mexican/Italian hybrid menu, with Tuscan Salmon, lobster sauce fettuccine, chipotle camarones, and fajitas. There's a mega burrito on the menu too, ...

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Author: Amy C. Rea

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781682684689

Category: Travel

Page: 448

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A comprehensive handbook to navigate the cities, lakes, and everything in between Minnesota may be known for its lakes and small-town charm, but this updated Explorer’s Guide is here to show you all the hidden treasures of the North Star State. Consistently ranked among the most livable states, Minnesota is a mecca for diverse leisure activities and visitors of all ages. From a metropolitan arts culture to outdoor activities galore, Amy Rea gives readers a comprehensive secret weapon to traveling the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Leading you to landmarks both urban and rural, Explorer’s Guide Minnesota will introduce readers to the pride and beauty of this Midwestern region. Stop by art museums in Minneapolis and rock out at the bar where Prince filmed his Purple Rain concert series. Or head into the wilderness for a cabin resort vacation and snowshoeing. Whether it’s the Mall of America or scenic waterfront bike tours, Minnesota has a reason for every season. Complete with vibrant photographs and detailed maps, this is the only item you need to pack for your next adventure.

Explorer s Guide Iowa Explorer s Complete

Trails End Lodge Inne Downtown, 218 Train Station (Calmar), 206 Trainland ... 45 Turtle Creek Trading Co., 189 Tuscan Moon Grill on Fifth, 274 Tuscany, ...

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Author: Lauren R. Rice

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578249

Category: Travel

Page: 408

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“Iowa? I could have sworn this was heaven.”—from Field of Dreams This lively guide—the definitive comprehensive travel guide devoted entirely to Iowa—highlights the events, attractions, lodgings, restaurants, history, and culture that make the Hawkeye State great. Iowans have always known how wonderful their state is; now everyone else can experience the best that this under-appreciated gem has to offer. From railroads and the state fair to art museums and wineries; from cycling to golf to spelunking, Iowa won’t fail to surprise and delight travelers. If you like spending your vacations away from crowds or exploring beautiful, perfect natural landscapes, Iowa might be just what you’re looking for. Author Lauren Rice traveled throughout her home state to find the best it has to offer. Everywhere she went she learned something new—a fascinating bit of local history, a little restaurant serving great homemade food, some terrific tucked-away place to visit—and there are countless other treasures just waiting to be discovered. As with all Explorer’s Guides, handy icons point out places of extra value, kid-friendly sites and activities, and lodgings that accept pets. Detailed maps and an alphabetical “What’s Where” section help you plan your trip. With this book in hand, travelers will get off the beaten path and into the heart of an authentic, unspoiled place.

Explorer s Guide Vermont

See hiking; and specific trails Trail's End & Wellness Spa, 112 Trains Around Vermont, 52–53,220–21,244 train travel. See Amtrak; railroads Trak-In ...

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Author: Christina Tree

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578225

Category: Travel

Page: 672

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"Christina Tree is New England's premier guidebook author" —Yankee Magazine This completely revised, expanded, and updated twelfth edition covers all corners of the Green Mountain State from its vibrant arts scene to its quiet country roads, the austerity of the Northeast Kingdom, and all points in between.

Explorer s Guide Oregon Wine Country A Great Destination second Edition Explorer s Great Destinations

See also specific attractions A'Tuscan Estate B&B, 101 August Cellars Facility, 69, ... 103 Bistro Stecchino, 50 Bite & Brew of Salem, 227 Bite of Oregon, ...

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Author: Sherry L. Moore

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581571714

Category: Cooking

Page: 256

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The first—and still the best—guide to Oregon’s wine country from well-connected local wine experts. This guide to Oregon’s burgeoning wine scene covers the entire state, from the renowned Willamette Valley to the remote Snake River Valley. While Moore and Welsch focus on touring the state’s wineries, they also provide a wide array of dining and lodging options and spotlight unique recreation, attractions, and natural wonders to seek out in your spare time.

Explorer s Guide Phoenix Scottsdale Sedona Central Arizona

US Airways Center, 79; restaurants near, 52 Usery Mountain Recreation Area, ... Valley Wine Trail, 190 Verrado Grille, 148 VH (Vitality + Health) Spa, 88 ...

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Author: Christine Bailey

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581571189

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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Imagine all the adventuresyou'll have in Arizona—touring the mountainsand red deserts, seeingone spectacular naturalwonder after another: theGrand Canyon, OrganPipe Cactus NationalMonument...Discoverthe art galleries, museums,resorts, and cuisine thathelp make Phoenix andScottsdale such hot destinations.

Explorer s Guide Hudson Valley Catskill Mountains Includes Saratoga Springs Albany Seventh Edition Explorer s Complete

... hiking, 300; swimming, 301 Lake View House, 59 Lander's River Trips, 50, 81 Landmark Inn (Warwick), 63 Lansing's Farm Market, 239 Lanterna Tuscan Bistro ...

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Author: Joanne Michaels

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578287

Category: Travel

Page: 464

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"Many guides claim to be 'insider' takes on travel, but few deliver truly out-of-the-ordinary info. This one does . . . many listings will surprise even natives."—New York Daily News Rich with historical and cultural attractions, the Hudson Valley and Catskills area will be celebrating its 400th anniversary in 2009. The region will commemorate Henry Hudson’s sail up the river, Robert Fulton’s first successful commercial steamship operation, and many more nationally significant events. The region is also a treasure trove for travelers seeking outdoor recreation, five-star dining, cozy bed & breakfasts or comfy inns, as well as galleries, antiques shops, wineries, farm stands, and places to hike, kayak, and canoe. In this completely revised seventh edition, author Joanne Michaels, the most respected travel writer in the region, includes hundreds of places to dine and stay, along with a wealth of information about things to see and do—all within driving distance of New York City, Boston, and beyond. With detailed maps and hundreds of honest reviews about accommodations, eateries, and activities that will appeal to both affluent travelers and those seeking special value, Michaels’s advice will aid in planning an unforgettable trip.

Explorer s Guide New Jersey Second Edition

... 131, 229–30, 307; fall foliage, 26; fishing, 131, 230; hiking, 132, 230, ... 218 Donna Toscana, 117 Doo Dah Parade, 512 doo wop: about, 511 Doo Wop '50s ...

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Author: Andi Marie Cantele

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581579048

Category: Travel

Page: 584

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The second edition of this guide to the "Garden State" reveals the historic, cultural, and ecological diversity of the state. Includes extensive coverage of the Jersey Shore and Atlantic City. New Jersey is a state full of wonders to surprise curious travelers and residents alike. This guide leads you away from the busy interstate highways to reveal the cultural, historic, and geographical diversity that lies beyond the New Jersey Turnpike. For wine connoisseurs, there are more than 25 wineries that offer tours, tastings, and festivals; for history buffs, New Jersey, known as the "Cockpit of the Revolution," offers battlefield state parks, monuments, and reenactments. And that's not all: New Jersey's 127-mile shoreline has many diverse communities, including the historic Victorian seaside resort of Cape May, itself a national historic landmark; the casinos of Atlantic City; the natural beauty of Island Beach State Park, with sand dune-scattered, long, white beaches, nature trails, birding, surfing, and guided kayak tours; and the hip shore town of Red Bank, with art galleries, boutiques, bistros, and jazz clubs. In addition, this comprehensive guide to the state includes opinionated listings of inns, B&Bs, hotels, and vacation cabins; hundreds of dining reviews, from diners to four-star restaurants; up-to-date maps; an alphabetical "What's Where" subject guide to aid in trip planning; and handy icons that point out family-friendly establishments, wheelchair access, places of special value, and lodgings that accept pets.

Explorer s Guide Connecticut Eighth Edition

... 466–67 Tuscany Grill (Middletown), 479 Tuscany Ristorante (Bridgeport), ... See hiking Walktober, 403–4 Wall of America (Winsted), 217 Wallingford, ...

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Author: Andi Marie Cantele

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578157

Category: Travel

Page: 544

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"Comprehensive . . .well organized . . . should be carried in every glove compartment of every car that traverses Connecticut highways."—Journal Inquirer, Manchester, Connecticut Welcomed and praised by newspapers across the state, Explorer’s Guide Connecticut gives visitors and residents alike detailed descriptions of attractions and little-known tips about the Nutmeg State. Veteran travel writers Barnett Laschever and Andi Marie Cantele again bring you authoritative advice on what to see, where to eat, and where to stay in the new edition of this trusted guide. Covering the state from the mountains in the north to the long and varied coastline in the south, from cities to backroads, this revised and expanded edition features extensive descriptions and detailed maps to guide readers effortlessly along many pleasant journeys for individual travelers and families. Historic and exciting Mystic Seaport, the rich collections of the Yale University museums, beach and skiing trips, and the many state forests and parks of Connecticut are just a handful of the attractions covered. Regional and downtown maps feature helpful icons and indicate places that are wheelchair-accessible, pet- and family-friendly, and of other special value. Features include: an alphabetical "What's Where" subject guide to aid in trip plan; regional and downtown maps; handy icons that point out family-friendly attractions, wheelchair access, special value, and lodgings that accept pets.

Explorer s Guide Cape Cod Martha s Vineyard Nantucket Ninth Edition Explorer s Complete

See also Bonanza/Peter Pan; Plymouth & Brockton Buttonbush Trail, 241 Buzzards Bay, ... 50, 103, 256, 273, 415 Blueberry Bog, 50 Boarding House (Nantucket), ...

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Author: Kim Grant

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578973

Category: Travel

Page:

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Whether you’re looking for boisterous nightlife or a quiet retreat, drive-ins or professional theater, Cape Cod and the islands offer them all. Some of the greatest vacation delights in the U.S. are waiting for you right here. Beaches, lighthouses, nature preserves, bike trails, antiques shops, summer theatre, local artisans, nightlife— whatever your taste, budget, time frame, or interest, we’ve got you covered in Explorer's Guide Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard & Nantucket. Kim Grant, a 25-year veteran travel writer, has combed the Cape and islands yet again to research the ninth edition of this perennially popular guide. She provides readers with the best of the best: selective, up-to-date recommendations for lodgings of every stripe; hundreds of dining reviews covering everything from clam shacks to four-star restaurants; daylong itineraries for every pursuit; and much more. Follow Grant’s lead to find nature preserves, bike trails, beaches, lighthouses, antiques shops, local artisans, summer theatre, and nightlife—whatever your taste, budget, time frame, or interest, she never steers you wrong. This opinion- and information-packed guide also includes up-to-date maps and an alphabetical “What’s Where” subject guide to help you plan your trip. Handy icons point out places that offer extra value, are family-friendly, welcome pets, provide free wifi, and are open year-round. The popular and eminently useful “A Perfect Day” feature offers ideas about how to spend your time, hour by hour, so you won’t miss the best opportunities. Whether you’re looking for a quiet retreat or boisterous nightlife, bird-watching or whale-watching, ocean beaches or kettle ponds, drive-ins or professional theater, the Cape and islands offer them all. And the very best resource available to guide you is the tried-and-true Explorer’s Guide Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard & Nantucket. Most readers come to think of it as a trusted friend.

Explorer s Guide Napa Sonoma A Great Destination Tenth Explorer s Great Destinations

Aboveground,theMeritage has 158rooms, avineyard with walking trails, ... Anon premises awardwinning gourmet restaurant, Siena, withits Tuscan inspired decor ...

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Author: Tim Fish

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581576658

Category: Travel

Page: 272

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“This marvelous book, splendidly researched, packed with terrific advice and considerable insider information, is essential reading for any visitor.”’ —Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate "Consistently rated the best guides to the regions covered...Readable, tasteful, appealingly designed. Strong on dining, lodging, and history."—National Geographic Traveler Explorer’s Guide Napa & Sonoma: A Great Destination reveals the richness of this remarkable region. The focus is on the area’s wines and wineries, but you’ll also find reliable recommendations for restaurants and accommodations. With local history, insider tips, color photos and maps, and lots of other essential information, you’ll quickly see why this book, now in its tenth edition, has been so highly acclaimed, and why this area is a mecca for wine aficionados.

Explorer s Guide Southern California Includes Extensive Coverage of Yosemite The Disneyland Resort Explorer s Great Destinations

Favorite thrill rides include the seven-story Tidal Wave Tower (a near-vertical water slide), the ever-popular 600-foot lazy Sunset River, and the 50-foot ...

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Author: Debbie K. Hardin

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9780881508932

Category: Travel

Page: 384

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This Explorer's Guide focuses on the wide range of activities and vast culture of Southern California. Explore this vacation-lover’s wonderland of outdoor activities like golf, surfing, kayaking, and hiking and top-10 lists for destinations throughout the area. In addition to Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and the Inland Empire, coverage includes wild spaces like Joshua Tree, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia, and King’s Canyon. With extensive coverage of Disneyland and an exhaustive list of the best beaches.

Explorer s Guide New Hampshire Seventh Edition

Paintings range from a 13th-century Tuscan Madonna and Child to ... exit on Rt. 293 and the Wellington St. exit on I-93), then follow the trail of signs.

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Author: Christina Tree

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578614

Category: Travel

Page: 528

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The most comprehensive guide to the Granite State. From summit to sea, this guide provides trusted travel advice for every taste, interest, and budget.

Explorer s Guide South Florida Includes Sarasota Naples Miami the Florida Keys Second Edition

526526 527 INCLUDES: ✷ GETTING THERE ✷ GETTING AROUND ✷ WHAT ... 252 Walt's Tuscany Grill, 73 Wannado City, 346 Warm Mineral Springs, 34, 55, 58, 64, ...

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Author: Sandra Friend

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581579024

Category: Travel

Page: 528

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This completely revised second edition of the definitive South Florida guidebook offers coverage of Tampa, the Gulf Coast, South Beach, Miami, and the Keys. In diverse, exciting South Florida you might catch a glimpse of an endangered Florida panther in a nature preserve in the morning and visit a four-star restaurant and world-class nightclub that evening. This rich destination welcomes visitors from all over the world with its vibrant arts communities and multicultural historic sites, luxurious seaside resorts and lush forests, and some of the best fishing and diving in the United States. With cattle ranches and citrus groves all the way down to the mighty swamps of the Everglades and Big Cypress there are endless opportunities for exploration and discovery for singles, couples, and families. From eco-friendly establishments and environmental information about the region to its trendy nightlife, out-of-the-way attractions, and best beach hotels, Explorer’s Guide South Florida is a thorough introduction to an alluring place that tourists as well as locals simply shouldn’t miss. Detailed maps, an index, an alphabetical “What’s Where” subject guide, and helpful icons that highlight places that offer special value, are pet-, gay-, and family-friendly, and are wheelchair accessible round out this incredible resource, your perfect travel companion.

Explorer s Guide Oregon Wine Country A Great Destination Explorer s Great Destinations

... 100–101 Adelsheim Vineyard, 62 Adidas Amazon Running Trail, ... 68 Alloro Vineyard (Sherwood), 50 Alloro Wine Bar & Restaurant (Bandon), ...

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Author: Sherry L. Moore

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581578331

Category: Travel

Page: 344

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"This is the new 'gotta have' guide to Oregon's wine country."—Jean Yates, President, Avalon Wine, Corvallis This guide to Oregon’s burgeoning wine scene provides exhaustive coverage of the entire state, from the renowned Willamette Valley to the distant Umatilla Valley. It is the guidebook for oenophiles who want to learn about Oregon's wineries, and for anyone who enjoys great wine and longs to see more of this diverse and beautiful state. Included are wineries with and without official tasting rooms as well as those that are open only by appointment. The authors also provide a wide array of dining and lodging suggestions and spotlight unique attractions, recreation options, and natural wonders for travelers to seek out in their spare time. As in every Explorer's Great Destinations title, detailed maps and the authors' insider knowledge make this book a must-have for travelers and residents alike. A unique and practical Great Grape Destinations checklist rounds out this invaluable resource. Use it to help you enjoy your trip to Oregon's vibrant cities and towns, stunning countryside, and—of course—distinctive wineries. Includes: history, getting around, wineries, lodging, dining, attractions, recreation, shopping, and more!

Vermont an Explorer s Guide

Long Run charges $ 45 per person double occupancy , MAP ; $ 50 single ... An inn , cottages , and lodges are scattered around a sheltered cove for swimming ...

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Author: Christina Tree

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89067961631

Category: Vermont

Page: 305

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Backpacker

WESTERN STATES PACIFIC NORTHWEST: Fifty and hundred mile hikes - Free brochure ... rainforest exploration, sea kayaking with professional guide/naturalists.

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Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to the reader's doorstep, inspiring and enabling them to go more places and enjoy nature more often. The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine, and the only magazine whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they publish. Backpacker's Editors' Choice Awards, an industry honor recognizing design, feature and product innovation, has become the gold standard against which all other outdoor-industry awards are measured.

Backpacker

WESTERN MOUNTAINS, BEG-ADV COURSES AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL MOUNTAIN GUIDES ... Andes Treks & River Rafting Alps: Hiking & Climbing Amazon: Jungle Exploration ...

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Page: 80

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Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to the reader's doorstep, inspiring and enabling them to go more places and enjoy nature more often. The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine, and the only magazine whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they publish. Backpacker's Editors' Choice Awards, an industry honor recognizing design, feature and product innovation, has become the gold standard against which all other outdoor-industry awards are measured.

The Pacific Crest Trail

Hiking the PCT from Mexico to Canada Brian Johnson ... the UK Map and Compass Outdoor Photography Polar Exploration The Mountain Hut Book MINI GUIDES Alpine ...

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Author: Brian Johnson

Publisher: Cicerone Press

ISBN: 9781783625000

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 352

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A comprehensive guidebook to the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), an epic 2650 mile trek through the USA from the Mexican border to British Columbia in Canada. One of the world's best hikes, the route passes through California, Oregon and Washington State, taking in the Mojave desert, High Sierras, Cascades and countless more wild mountains of America's west coast. The guidebook is divided into 101 sections of 2 to 3 days, which can be combined into longer days according to ability and preference. This comprehensive guide provides all the information and maps hikers will need. Alongside the notes and route descriptions, there are overview maps for the entire trail, and a detailed introduction that provides essential advice for planning and completing the route. From information on packing, supplies, water and bears, to details on the mountains, wildlife and regions encountered, this is an essential companion to taking on - and completing - this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The PCT boasts breathtaking scenery and varied landscapes, through deserts and forests, and over snow-covered passes and along alpine ridges. This is a long wilderness trek of true adventure and exploration through diverse and stunning mountain scenery.