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Published by Day Hike Books, Distributed by the Globe Pequot Press in Red Lodge, Mont, Guilford, CT .
Written in English



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Other titlesDay hikes in Yellowstone Nat"l. Park
StatementRobert Stone.
LC ClassificationsGV199.42.Y45 S862 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p. :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3694716M
ISBN 101573420484
LC Control Number2003093226

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Day Hikes in Yellowstone National Park is a cross-section of 82 great day hikes throughout this incredible park, from level boardwalk trails to mountainous treks up to panoramic overlooks. Highlights include vibrating views of thundering waterfalls, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, unusual thermal features, expansive meadows, crystalline /5(11).   Best Easy Day Hikes Yellowstone National Park includes descriptions and detailed maps for thirty easy-to-follow trails that lead to some of the most scenic places in America’s first and most famous national park. Experience Old Faithful and the Upper Geyser Basin, take a dip in the Boiling River, or trek along the rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone/5(27). The Day Hikes of Yellowstone National Park Map Guide was designed to simply answer the question, “Where should we hike today?” These maps take the wonderful intuitiveness and visualization from a beautiful topographical map that Jake built from the ground up and couple it with short descriptions of all 65 day hikes that you’d get from a book to get you a sense of the trail.   West Thumb Geyser Basin. Distance: miles Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Easy and wheelchair-accessible This is a boardwalk trail along the shore of .

Cece Wildeman is a Colorado-based freelance writer and blogger who specializes in outdoor and travel writing. Visiting Yellowstone National Park can be both exciting and overwhelming. The iconic park contains more than 1, miles of hiking trails, which often makes it feel nearly impossible to narrow down your options to just a : Cece Wildeman. Bonus: Lamar Valley is one of the park’s wildlife hotspots. Black Canyon of the Yellowstone: Although described as a classic backpack, the Black Canyon of the Yellowstone is short enough and flat enough, relatively speaking, that you can hike its extent in a day. The one-way shuttle hike is about 14 miles and includes a ford of Hellroaring.   There are also plenty of longer day hikes to consider from the mile Natural Bridge Trail to the mile Sepulcher Mountain Trail. See our Great Short Hikes in Yellowstone for specific recommendations and the National Park Service’s day hiking resources. Day hiking does not require a .   Yellowstone National Park is one of the great outdoor destinations on the planet, with spectacular vistas, intriguing geology, and abundant and varied wildlife. This updated and revised edition, published in a convenient, pocket-size format, describes 30 of the best day hikes in the park.5/5(4).

Yellowstone National Park is the first national park in the United States, founded in Because of its beautiful natural features, it is one of the most recognized around the world. The park spans nearly 3, square miles atop a volcanic hot spot and is located mostly in . Yellowstone National Park is one of America's premier wilderness areas. The park encompasses more than million acres, has more than miles (1, km) of hiking trails, and is primarily managed as wilderness. Day hiking does not require a permit. When planning a hike, remember that many of Yellowstone’s trails are more than 7, feet. Since his experience with Glacier National Park, Bramante has helped visitors navigate other national parks. He has completed a day hikes guides for Zion and Yellowstone National Parks. Bramante continues to blog about his adventures by sharing videos and photos in Glacier, Yellowstone, and wherever else his shoes hit the trail. This is the Yellowstone National Park entry in the extensive Falcon Guides series. With few exceptions, they are very good at what they do, and we like to have a consistent format to get used to. Like most books in the Falcon series, there is also a much shorter “Best Easy Day Hikes” companion book, that describes only the shorter hikes.