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Author Salcedo-Chourré, Tracy, author.

Title Hiking through history : San Francisco Bay Area : 41 hikes from Lands End to the top of Mount Diablo / Tracy Salcedo.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : FalconGuides, [2016]

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    917.946 SAL    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    917.946 SAL    Available
Description viii, 247 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Falcon guide
Where to hike series
Falcon guide.
Where to hike series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note "Distributed by NATIONAL BOOK NETWORK"--Title page verso.
Summary Imagine hiking along a wooded trail near San Francisco and stumbling upon the stone foundation of a crumbled building, the wooden slats of the walls caved in, the ironwork of the hinges still dangling on the burned out door. This discovery piques your interest--what is this? What's its significance? How can you find out? Make no mistake--this is a hiking book first and foremost, complete with rich photos and detailed maps, but with added extras and sidebars detailing enough historical information to satisfy every curiosity along the way.--Publisher's description.
Contents Introduction -- How to Use This Guide -- North Bay -- San Francisco -- East Bay -- Midpeninsula and the South Bay.
The Hikes -- North Bay -- Stevenson Monument Trail (Robert Louis Stevenson State Park) -- Wolf House, Beauty Ranch, and the Old Orchard (Jack London State Historic Park) -- Sonoma Overlook Trail -- Shoreline Trail to China Camp (China Camp State Park) -- Earthquake and Kule Loklo Trails (Point Reyes National Seashore) -- Chimney Rock and Drakes Bay (Point Reyes National Seashore) -- Point Reyes Lighthouse (Point Reyes National Seashore) -- Olompali Loop Trail (Olompali State Historic Park) -- Matt Davis and Steep Ravine Loop (Mount Tamalpais State Park) -- Gravity Car and Old Railroad Grade Loop (Marin Municipal Water District) -- Redwood Creek to Ridgetop Loop (Muir Woods National Monument) -- Hill 88 and Rodeo Lagoon (Golden Gate National Recreation Area) -- Point Bonita Lighthouse (Golden Gate National Recreation Area) -- San Francisco -- Mount Livermore (Angel Island State Park) -- Batteries to Bluffs and the Golden Gate Bridge (Presidio of San Francisco) -- Golden Gate Promenade and Crissy Field (Presidio of San Francisco) -- Ecology Trail and Lovers Lane (Presidio of San Francisco) -- Coastal Trail at Lands End (Golden Gate National Recreation Area) -- City Walk -- Golden Gate Park -- Summit Loop Trail (San Bruno Mountain State and County Park) -- Portola Discovery Site on Sweeney Ridge (Golden Gate National Recreation Area) -- Sawyer Camp Trail -- East Bay -- Marsh and South Pasture Trails (Rush Ranch Open Space) -- Carquinez Strait Overlook Trail (Carquinez Strait Regional Shoreline) -- Mount Wanda (John Muir National Historic Site) -- Bay View Trail and Owl Alley Loop (Point Pinole Regional Shoreline) -- Rose Hill Cemetery and Chaparral Loop (Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve) -- Wildcat Peak and Laurel Canyon (Tilden Regional Park) -- Round Top and Volcanic Trails (Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve) -- West Side Trail and Historical Walk (Anthony Chabot Regional Park) -- Mary Bowerman Trail (Mount Diablo State Park) -- Dry Creek Trail Loop (Garin Pioneer Regional Park) -- Midpeninsula and the South Bay -- Filoli and Pulgas Water Temple -- Jean Lauer Trail at Pillar Point -- Salamander Flat Loop (Wunderlich County Park) -- Stanford Dish -- Mineral Springs and Penitencia Creek Trails (Alum Rock Park) -- Wildcat Canyon Loop (Rancho San Antonio County Park and Open Space Preserve) -- Zinfandel and Orchard Loop Trails (Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve) -- New Almaden Quicksilver Historic Loop (Almaden Quicksilver County Park).
Subject Hiking -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Guidebooks.
Trails -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Guidebooks.
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Guidebooks.
Other Form: Online version: Salcedo-Chourré, Tracy. Hiking through history. Guilford, Connecticut : FalconGuides, [2016] 9781493017973 (DLC) 2016004081
ISBN 9781493017966 (paperback ; alk. paper)
1493017969 (paperback ; alk. paper)

 
    
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