Guide Books for Hiking, Biking and More

We have hundreds of guidebooks covering outdoor and travel activities for North America. Each of our guidebooks can be previewed online for free. We also provide downloads directly from the guidebook with our online subscription service. To start, simply use the links below to find the activity, region and guidebook that interests you. Then click on any trail or destination on the guidebook page to access it online.

Featured Guide Books

Hiking Northern California

Hiking Northern California, the revised edition, will be fully revised and updated. Northern ...

Hiking Northern California, the revised edition, will be fully revised and updated. Northern California has 80-plus diverse hikes throughout the northern two-thirds of the Golden State, from the Oregon border to the Southern Sierras. ...

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Afoot & Afield: Tahoe-Reno: 201 Spectacular Outings in the Lake Tahoe Region

Ever since the Wild West days of Kit Carson and the Comstock Lode, visitors have been drawn ...

Ever since the Wild West days of Kit Carson and the Comstock Lode, visitors have been drawn to Reno-Tahoe in search of adventure. Today, the best adventures are found outdoors, where hikers can take lakeside strolls, mountain ...

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Best Bike Rides Orange County, California

This book offers rides of various lengths and terrain to cover a wide range of abilities, from ...

This book offers rides of various lengths and terrain to cover a wide range of abilities, from short, flat treks for beginners, families, and recreational cyclists to long, hilly adventures for experienced and even competitive ...

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Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Routes: Utah

From classic to near-secret wasatch tours, and from the high peaks of the Uintas to the dry, ...

From classic to near-secret wasatch tours, and from the high peaks of the Uintas to the dry, deep powder of the bear Rivers in the far north, Hargrave offers thorough coverage of the state’s backcountry. The options range across ...

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Urban Trails San Francisco

San Francisco is a world-class city with easy access to nature. In our compact, seven-by-seven-mile ...

San Francisco is a world-class city with easy access to nature. In our compact, seven-by-seven-mile square, we have upward of 220 parks. There are more than forty hills to climb, and by my estimation, we have 70-plus miles of ...

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