California Backpacking and Hiking Guide Books

100 Classic Hikes in Northern California

Author: John R. Soares & Marc J. Soares

100 Hikes in California's Central Sierra & Coast Range

Author: Vicky Spring & Tom Kirkendall

100 Hikes in Southern California: San Bernardino Mountain Trails

Author: John W. Robinson with David Money Harris

50 Best Short Hikes San Diego

Author: Jerry Schad

50 Trail Runs in Southern California

Author: Stan Swartz, Jim Wolff & Samir Shahin

60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Sacramento

Author: Jordan Summers

60 Hikes within 60 Miles: San Diego

Author: Sheri McGregor

Afoot & Afield Los Angeles County

Author: Jerry Schad

Afoot & Afield: Orange County

Author: Jerry Schad and David Money Harris

Afoot & Afield: San Diego County

Author: Jerry Schad

Afoot and Afield: Inland Empire

Author: David & Jennifer Money Harris

Best Dog Hikes Northern California

Author: Linda B. Mullally and David S. Mullally

Best Dog Hikes Southern California

Author: Linda and David Mullally

Best Easy Day Hikes Pinnacles National Park

Author: Linda B. Mullally and David S. Mullally

Best Easy Day Hikes: Anza-Borrego

Author: Bill Cunningham & Polly Burke

Best Easy Day Hikes: Conejo Valley

Author: Allen Riedel

Best Easy Day Hikes: Death Valley National Park

Author: Bill and Polly Cunningham

Best Easy Day Hikes: Fresno

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourré

Best Easy Day Hikes: Joshua Tree

Author: Bill Cunningham & Polly Cunningham

Best Easy Day Hikes: Lake Tahoe

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Easy Day Hikes: Riverside

Author: Alleen Riedel

Best Easy Day Hikes: Sacramento

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Diego

Author: Sean O'Brien

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Francisco

Author: Nancy Salcedo

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Francisco Peninsula

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Francisco's East Bay

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Francisco's North Bay

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourré

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Jose

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Easy Day Hikes: Ventura

Author: Monique Riedel

Best Easy Day Hikes: West Los Angeles

Author: Bryn Fox Pitterle

Best Hikes Near Los Angeles

Author: Allen Riedel and Monique Riedel

Best Hikes Near Reno and Lake Tahoe

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Best Hikes Near Sacramento

Author: Tracy Salcedo- Chourre

Best Hikes Near San Diego

Author: Lynn Goya and Alexander Goya

Best Hikes Near San Francisco

Author: Linda Hamilton

Best Hikes Sacramento

Author: Tracy Salcedo

Best Hikes with Dogs: Bay Area & Beyond

Author: Thom Gabrukiewicz

Best Hikes with Dogs: Central California

Author: Linda Mullaly & David Mullaly

Best Rail Trails California

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Coastal Trails of Northern California

Author: Linda and David Mullally

Day & Section Hikes: John Muir Trail

Author: Kathleen Dodge

Day Hikes around Big Sur

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes around Lake Tahoe

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes around Los Angeles

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes around Monterey & Carmel

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes Around Napa Valley

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes Around Orange County

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes around Santa Barbara

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hikes Around Sonoma County

Author: Robert Stone

Day Hiking Los Angeles

Author: Casey Schreiner

Down by the Los Angeles River

Author: Joe Linton

Five-Star Trails Palm Springs

Author: Laura Randall

Hiking & Backpacking: Big Sur

Author: Analise Elliot Heid

Hiking California's Desert Parks

Author: Bill & Polly Cunningham

Hiking Death Valley National Park

Author: Bill and Polly Cunningham

Hiking Lassen Volcanic National Park

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourre

Hiking Northern California

Author: Bubba Suess

Hiking Pinnacles National Park

Author: David Mullally and Linda Mullally

Hiking Southern California

Author: Ron Adkison

Hiking the Redwood Coast

Author: Dan Brett

Hiking The Sierra Nevada

Author: Barry Parr

Hiking Through History San Francisco Bay Area

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourré

Hiking Waterfalls in Northern California

Author: Tracy Salcedo-Chourré

Hiking Yosemite National Park

Author: Suzanne Swedo

Lassen Volcanic National Park

Author: Mike White

One Best Hike: Mt. Whitney

Author: Elizabeth Wenk

Orange County: A Day Hiker's Guide

Author: John McKinney

Pacific Crest Trail: Northern California

Author: Jeffrey P. Schaffer

Pacific Crest Trail: Southern California

Author: Ben Schirfin, Jeffrey P. Schaffer, Thomas Winnett, Ruby Johnson Jenkins

Peninsula Trail: Hiking & Biking Trails on the San Francisco Peninsula

Author: Jean Rusmore, Betsy Crowder, Frances Spangle, & Sue LaTourrette

Sierra North: Backcountry Trips in California's Sierra Nevada

Author: Kathy Morey & Mike White with Stacy Corless & Thomas Winnett

Sierra South: Backcountry Trips in California's Sierra Nevada

Author: Kathy Morey & Mike White with Stacy Corless, Analise Elliot, Chris Tirrell & Thomas Winnett

South Bay Trails: Outdoor Adventures in & around Santa Clara Valley

Author: Jean Rusmore, Betsy Crowder, & Frances Spangle

Stairway Walks in San Francisco

Author: Adah Bakalinsky with Mary Burk

Top Trails Lake Tahoe

Author: Mike White

Top Trails Sacramento

Author: Steven L. Evans

Top Trails Yosemite

Author: Jeffrey P. Schaffer

Urban Trails San Francisco

Author: Alexandra Kenin

Walk Santa Barbara

Author: Cheri Rae & John McKinney

Walking Los Angeles - Third Edition

Author: Erin Mahoney Harris and Zach Behrens

Walking San Diego

Author: Lonnie Burstein Hewitt & Barbara Coffin Moore

Walking San Francisco

Author: Tom Downs

Walking San Francisco

Author: Liz Gans & Rick Newby, revised by Tracy Salcedo-Chourré

Waterfall Lover's Guide: Northern California

Author: Matt & Krissi Danielsson