9780762772544

Hiking Yellowstone National Park, 3rd : A Guide to More Than 100 of the Park's Greatest Hiking Adventures

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    9780762772544

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    0762772549

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/17/2012
  • Publisher: FalconGuides
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Summary

This thoroughly revised and updated guide features more than 100 hikes in Yellowstone National Park. Readers will find detailed maps, elevation charts, difficulty ratings, and information on avoiding confrontations with bears. This new edition also features stunning color photos and GPS coordinates for all trailheads and backcountry campsites.

Author Biography

Bill Schneider has spent forty years hiking trails all across America. He has written twenty books and hundreds of magazine articles on wildlife, outdoor recreation, and conservation issues. He lives in Helena, Montana.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. viii
Foreword: What It's Really Like to Hike in Yellowstonep. ix
Introduction: Bears, Bison, Bugs, and Morep. 1
Planning Your Tripp. 3
How to Use This Guidep. 10
Leave No Tracep. 17
Make It a Safe Tripp. 18
Be Bear Awarep. 25
Be Mountain Lion Aware Toop. 32
Trail Finderp. 35
The Author's Favoritesp. 38
Map Legendp. 41
The Hikes
Northwestp. 42
Short Hikesp. 43
Bacon Rind Creekp. 43
Boiling Riverp. 45
Wraith Fallsp. 47
Grizzly Lakep. 48
Artists Paintpotsp. 50
Harlequin Lakep. 52
The Hoodoosp. 54
Ice Lakep. 56
Little Gibbon Fallsp. 58
Moderate Hikesp. 60
Fan Creekp. 60
Upper Gallatin Riverp. 63
Gneiss Creekp. 66
Purple Mountainp. 69
Grebe Lakep. 71
Monument Geyser Basinp. 73
Solfatara Creekp. 74
Osprey Fallsp. 77
Bunsen Peakp. 80
Terrace Mountainp. 82
Cache Lakep. 84
Beaver Pondsp. 86
Lava Creek Canyonp. 88
Rescue Creekp. 91
Crevice Lakep. 93
Cygnet Lakesp. 95
Long Hikesp. 97
Sky Rimp. 97
Crescent Lakep. 101
Big Horn Peakp. 105
Sportsman Lakep. 107
Electric Peakp. 112
The Gallatin Skylinep. 116
Fawn Passp. 122
Bighorn Passp. 126
Chain of Lakesp. 129
Mount Holmesp. 134
Sepulcher Mountainp. 137
Black Canyon of the Yellowstonep. 140
Backcountry Campsites, Northwestp. 145
Backcountry Campsites GPS Coordinates, Northwest Sectionp. 151
Northeastp. 152
Short Hikesp. 153
Trout Lakep. 153
Yellowstone River Picnic Area Trailp. 154
Lost Lakep. 157
Tower Fallp. 160
Ribbon Lakep. 162
Canyon Rim Southp. 165
Uncle TomĘs Trailp. 167
Canyon Rim Northp. 168
Brink of the Lower Fallsp. 170
Moderate Hikesp. 171
The Thundererp. 171
Cache Creek and Wahb Springsp. 174
Garnet Hillp. 176
Hellroaring Creekp. 179
Tower Creekp. 181
Mount Washburnp. 183
Sevenmile Holep. 186
Cascade Lakep. 188
Observation Peakp. 190
Clear Lake Loopp. 192
Wrangler Lakep. 195
Alum Creekp. 197
Long Hikesp. 199
Pebble Creekp. 199
Slough Creekp. 203
Bliss Passp. 206
Lamar Riverp. 209
Specimen Ridgep. 213
Agate Creekp. 216
Buffalo Plateaup. 218
Bull Mountain Loopp. 222
Dunraven Pass to Canyonp. 226
Wapiti Lakep. 229
Mist Creek Passp. 233
Hayden Valleyp. 238
Mary Mountain Trailp. 241
Backcountry Campsites, Northeastp. 245
Backcountry Campsites GPS Coordinates, Northeast Sectionp. 250
Southwestp. 251
Short Hikesp. 252
Mystic Fallsp. 252
Fairy Fallsp. 255
Upper Geyser Basinp. 257
Duck Lakep. 259
Riddle Lakep. 260
Robinson Lakep. 263
Moderate Hikesp. 264
Sentinel and Imperial Meadowsp. 264
Mallard Lakep. 266
Nez Perce Creekp. 269
Lone Star Geyserp. 271
Divide Mountainp. 273
Beula Lakep. 275
Bechler Short Loopp. 277
Long Hikesp. 279
Summit Lakep. 279
Fairy Creekp. 282
Shoshone Lakep. 285
Lewis Channel Loopp. 289
Union Fallsp. 291
Pitchstone Plateaup. 295
Bechler Riverp. 298
Falls River Basinp. 305
Bechler Meadowsp. 308
Buffalo Lakep. 311
Backcountry Campsites, Southwestp. 314
Backcountry Campsites GPS Coordinates, Southwest Sectionp. 319
Southeastp. 321
Short Hikesp. 322
Pelican Creek Nature Trailp. 322
Storm Pointp. 324
Natural Bridgep. 326
Moderate Hikesp. 327
Elephant Back Mountainp. 327
Turbid Lakep. 329
Avalanche Peakp. 331
Long Hikesp. 334
Fern Lakep. 334
The Thorofare and the South Boundary Trailp. 339
Yellowstone Lake to Heart Lakep. 348
Two Ocean Loopp. 353
Heart Lakep. 358
Mount Sheridanp. 361
Heart Lake Loopp. 363
Heart Lake and the Snake Riverp. 367
Heart Lake and the Two Ocean Plateaup. 370
Snake River Loopp. 375
Backcountry Campsites, Southeastp. 378
Backcountry Campsites GPS Coordinates, Southeast Sectionp. 382
Afterword: The Value of Guidebooksp. 383
Preserving Yellowstonep. 385
Checklistsp. 386
About the Authors: The Team Approachp. 388
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