by Marc J. Soares (The Mountaineers Books)
Snowshoeing is fun, easy, low-impact, and a great way to get in shape or stay in shape. It's also the perfect way to keep hiking throughout the winter months. This complete guide takes you to the best snowshoe routes in Northern California, in destinations renowned for their scenic beauty – Mount Shasta, Lassen Peak, Lake Tahoe, Yosemite, and the Northern and Eastern Sierras. Includes: 66 snowshoe routes throughout Northern California; destinations easily accessible from San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, and San Jose via I-5 and major highways; clear directions to the trailheads; trail difficulty ranges from easy to strenuous; and the at-a-glance Trail Index shows which routes are recommended for family outings, gorgeous views, meadows, rock formations, bird watching, and more.
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