Backpacking Wyoming: From Towering Granite Peaks to Steaming by Douglas Lorain

By Douglas Lorain

Wyoming boasts numerous remarkable backcountry locations. whereas a few of these sights are global well-known, many are almost unknown even to the savviest locals. Award-winning writer Douglas Lorain information either recognized and hidden treasures in his selections of Wyoming's 28 most pleasurable backpack journeys. Lasting from 3 days to 2 weeks, those conscientiously selected itineraries supply the hiker mountain surroundings, fantastic natural world, colourful geologic marvels, and average day-by-day mileage targets. This in-depth advisor finds the simplest journeys in and round Yellowstone and Grand Teton nationwide Parks, the Beartooth and Bighorn Mountains, the Absaroka and Snowy levels, the Wind River variety, and such treasures because the Wyoming, Gros Ventre, endure inn, and Salt River Mountains. all the journeys premiums surroundings, solitude, and trouble; specifies mileage, elevation achieve, days at the path, and commute distance; and notes unique points of interest, required allows, and demanding situations. a close map and pictures accompany every one journey. every thing the backcountry adventurer wishes for a "trip of a lifetime."

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