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The Resource Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada, W.H. Morrison & M. Purdue

Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada, W.H. Morrison & M. Purdue

Label
Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada
Title
Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada
Statement of responsibility
W.H. Morrison & M. Purdue
Title variation
Sierra Nevada
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
California's magnificent Sierra Nevada mountain range packs a punch when it comes to adventuring. Join local author Wilbur Morrison as he walks you along the Pacific Crest Trail and the John Muir Trail, through King's Canyon, up to the top of Mount Whitney, and swimming in Lake Tahoe. Offering tips on exploring this fantastic area alone, Morrison also lists local outfitters who can help you plan a horseback riding trip, a hike, a biking excursion or an overnight trek. ""These useful guides are highly recommended ... "" Library Journal
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Morrison, W. H
Dewey number
917.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F868.S5
LC item number
M67 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Purdue, Matt
Series statement
  • Hunter Travel Guides
  • Adventure guide series
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  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • United States
Label
Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada, W.H. Morrison & M. Purdue
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- How to Use This Book -- Adventures on Foot -- Adventures on Horseback -- Adventures on Wheels -- Adventures on Snow -- Safety -- Leave No Trace in the Wilderness -- Plan Ahead & Prepare -- On the Trail -- At Camp -- Pack It In, Pack It Out -- Leave What You Find -- Minimize Use & Impact of Fires -- The Land -- Snowy Range -- A Ridge of High Peaks -- Flora & Fauna -- The Sierra Foothills -- The Sierra Forest -- History -- California Natives -- Spanish California -- American Pioneers -- Mountain Men -- The Fremont Explorations -- The California Trail -- The Donner Party
  • The Bear Flag Revolt -- The Mother Lode -- The Gold Rush -- California Today -- Sierra Nevada Today -- The Sierra Crest -- Getting Here & Getting Around -- Across the Sierra Crest -- Road Conditions -- Highway Border Crossings -- Information -- General Information -- California Division of Tourism, PO Box 1499, Sacramento, CA 95812, ph. 800-462-2543. -- State Parks -- National Forests -- National Parks -- Other Public Land -- Fishing & Hunting -- Transportation -- The Eastern Sierra -- Owens Valley -- Adventures on Foot -- Lone Pine -- What to See & Do -- Independence -- Where to Stay
  • Big Pine -- Bishop -- Mammoth Lakes -- The Devil's Postpile -- June Lake/Mammoth Lakes -- Route 395 North -- Mono Lake -- Bodie -- Bridgeport -- Eastern Sierra Outfitters -- Nevada & Lake Tahoe -- Carson City -- What to See & Do -- Where to Stay -- Where to Dine -- Virginia City -- History -- What to See & Do -- Where to Stay -- Where to Dine -- Lake Tahoe -- Tahoe History -- Lake Tahoe Today -- Getting Here & Getting Around
Control code
47008056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588430892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4a79760e-2f09-4aa4-a55d-0b813931f4f1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47008056
Label
Adventure guide to the Sierra Nevada, W.H. Morrison & M. Purdue
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- How to Use This Book -- Adventures on Foot -- Adventures on Horseback -- Adventures on Wheels -- Adventures on Snow -- Safety -- Leave No Trace in the Wilderness -- Plan Ahead & Prepare -- On the Trail -- At Camp -- Pack It In, Pack It Out -- Leave What You Find -- Minimize Use & Impact of Fires -- The Land -- Snowy Range -- A Ridge of High Peaks -- Flora & Fauna -- The Sierra Foothills -- The Sierra Forest -- History -- California Natives -- Spanish California -- American Pioneers -- Mountain Men -- The Fremont Explorations -- The California Trail -- The Donner Party
  • The Bear Flag Revolt -- The Mother Lode -- The Gold Rush -- California Today -- Sierra Nevada Today -- The Sierra Crest -- Getting Here & Getting Around -- Across the Sierra Crest -- Road Conditions -- Highway Border Crossings -- Information -- General Information -- California Division of Tourism, PO Box 1499, Sacramento, CA 95812, ph. 800-462-2543. -- State Parks -- National Forests -- National Parks -- Other Public Land -- Fishing & Hunting -- Transportation -- The Eastern Sierra -- Owens Valley -- Adventures on Foot -- Lone Pine -- What to See & Do -- Independence -- Where to Stay
  • Big Pine -- Bishop -- Mammoth Lakes -- The Devil's Postpile -- June Lake/Mammoth Lakes -- Route 395 North -- Mono Lake -- Bodie -- Bridgeport -- Eastern Sierra Outfitters -- Nevada & Lake Tahoe -- Carson City -- What to See & Do -- Where to Stay -- Where to Dine -- Virginia City -- History -- What to See & Do -- Where to Stay -- Where to Dine -- Lake Tahoe -- Tahoe History -- Lake Tahoe Today -- Getting Here & Getting Around
Control code
47008056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588430892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4a79760e-2f09-4aa4-a55d-0b813931f4f1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47008056

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