Lace up your boots and sample more than 100 hikes in the magnificent national forests and national parks of Montana. From the grandeur of Glacier to the fantastic fishing in Yellowstone, this renowned hiking guide takes you through old-growth cedars, up jagged peaks, past roaring waterfalls, and across remote meadows to crystalline alpine lakes. Experience true wilderness as you traverse the Continental Divide and explore the spectacular world of Big Sky Country.
First published in 1979, Hiking Montana now celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary with this special revised edition, complete with twenty-four new hikes.
About the Author:
Bill Schneider has spent more than 35 years hiking trails across America. Formerly with the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks, he co-founded Falcon Publishing in 1979. A tireless conservationist and expert outdoorsman, Bill lives today with his wife Marnie in Helena, Montana, where he is a full-time writer and publishing consultant.
Russ Schneider has been a professional backpacking, rafting, and fishing guide in the Rocky Mountains and Northwest since 1993. His previous books include Fishing Glacier National Park and Hiking the Columbia River Gorge.
- accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails
- route profiles showing the ups and downs of each hike
- detailed trail maps
- recommended hikes by category
- difficulty ratings for each hike
|Date Published||July 1, 2004
|Dimensions||9.1 x 5.9 x 1.2 inches