Hiking in the USA (Lonely Planet)     Books about Hiking and Walking - O-Z

Here is an alphabetical list of books about Hiking and Walking, including backpacking, compiled by a librarian, that are currently available (in print). Click on the image or title for additional information (purchases are provided by Amazon.com). The list is frequently updated; so check back often.


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Oahu Trails: Walks Strolls and Treks on the Capital Island     Official Guide to Hiking the Grand Canyon     Olympic Mountains Trail Guide: National Park and National Forest     On Foot: A History Of Walking     On the Beaten Path: An Appalachian Pilgrimage     One Step At A Time:  An Appalachian Trail Adventure

100 Classic Hikes in Arizona     100 Classic Hikes in Colorado     100 Classic Hikes in Northern California     100 Classic Hikes in Oregon     100 Classic Hikes in Washington: North Cascades, Olympics, Mount Rainer and South Cascades, Alpine Lakes, Glacier Peak

100 Hikes in California's Central Sierra and Coast Range     100 Hikes in New Mexico     100 Hikes in Northwest Oregon     100 Hikes in Southern Oregon     100 Hikes in the Alps     100 Hikes in the Inland Northwest: Eastern Washington, Northern Rockies, Wallowas

100 Hikes in the San Francisco Bay Area     100 Hikes in Utah     101 Hikes in Northern California: Exploring Mountains, Valleys, and Seashore     101 Hikes in Southern California: Exploring Mountains, Seashore and Desert     120 Great Hikes in and Near Palm Springs     1000 Great Rail-Trails: A Comprehensive Directory

1001 Walks in Britain     Oregon Desert Guide: 70 Hikes     Oregon's Best Wildflower Hikes: Northwest Region     An Outdoor Family Guide to Lake Tahoe     An Outdoor Family Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park     An Outdoor Guide to The Big South Fork

The Pacific Crest Trail: A Hiker's Companion     The Pacific Crest Trail: Northern California     The Pacific Crest Trail: Oregon and Washington     The Pacific Northwest Trail Guide: The Official Guidebook for Long Distance & Day Hikers     Participating in Nature:  Thomas J. Elpel's Field Guide to Primitive Living Skills     Peak Experiences, Hiking the Highest Summits of New York, County by County

Peninsula Trails: Outdoor Adventures on the San Francisco Peninsula     Portland Hikes: Day Hikes in Oregon and Washington Within 100 Miles of Portland     Prevention's Complete Book of Walking:  Everything You Need to Know to Walk Your Way to Better Health     The Quotable Walker     Radical Walking Tours of New York City     Ridgewalks in the Canadian Rockies

Roads to Trails: Northwest Washington: Mount Baker and Snoqualmie National Forests     Running and Walking for Women over 40: The Road to Sanity and Vanity     Running for Fitness     San Francisco - Fort Mason (On the Level Excursions)     The Santa Cruz Mountains Trail Book     A Season on the Appalachian Trail

75 Hikes in the Oregon's Coast Range and Siskiyous     75 Year-Round Hikes in Northern California     ShapeWalking: Six Easy Steps to Your Best Body     Short Nature Walks on Cape Cod, Nantucket, and the Vineyard     Short Nature Walks on Long Island

The Sierra High Route: Traversing Timberline Country     Sierra South: 100 Backcountry Trips in California's Sierra Nevada     60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Cleveland     60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Nashville     60 Hikes Within 60 Miles:  Raleigh     60 Hikes Within 60 Miles:  San Antonio and Austin     60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Twin Cities

Stairway Walks in San Francisco     Stilwell's National Trail Companion:  England/Scotland/Wales/Ireland     The Tahoe Rim Trail: A Complete Guide: For Hikers, Mountain and Equestrians     The Tahoe Sierra: A Natural History Guide to 112 Hikes in the Northern Sierra     Take a Hike! Family Walks in the Rochester [NY] Area     Take a Walk: 100 Walks Through Natural Places in the Puget Sound Region

Time Out Book of London Walks     Top Trails - Lake Tahoe     Top Trails - Los Angeles     Trail Guide to Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument     Trails for the Twenty-First Century: Planning, Design, and Management Manual for Multi-Use Trails

Trails of the Angeles: 100 Hikes in the San Gabriels     The Trails of Virginia: Hiking the Old Dominion     Trekking (Outside Books)     Trekking and Canyoning in the Jordanian Dead Sea Rift     Trekking and Climbing in Nepal     Trekking and Climbing in the Andes

Trekking California     Trekking in Nepal: A Traveler's Guide     Trekking in the Central Andes (Lonely Planet)     Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya (Lonely Planet)     Trekking in the Patagonian Andes (Lonely Planet)     Trekking the Southern Appalachians: The Carolinas, Tennessee, Georgia     Trekking Washington (Backpacker)

The Trinity Alps: A Hiking and Backpacking Guide     12 Short Hikes San Diego Mountain Areas     24 Great Rail-Trails of New Jersey     The Ultimate Desert Handbook: A Manual for Desert Hikers, Campers and Travelers     The Ultralight Backpacker:  The Complete Guide to Simplicity and Comfort on the Trail     Underfoot: A Geologic Guide to the Appalachian Trail

Utah's National Parks:  Hiking, Camping, and Vacationing in Utah's Canyon Country: Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef, Arches, Canyonlands     Utah's Wilderness Areas:  The Complete Guide     Waikiki Walks (Hawaii Pocket Guides)     WalkBoston: Walking Tours of Boston's Unique Neighborhoods     A Walk in the Woods:  Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail     Walk With Ease: Your Guide to Walking for Better Health, Improved Fitness and Less Pain

The Walker Within: Fourty-Five Lives Changed by Walking     Walkin' the Dog Denver (Walking)     Walking and Eating in Tuscany and Umbria     Walking Around in South Street: Discoveries in New York's Old Shipping District     Walking Atlanta     Walking Bucks County, Pa:  Country and Town

Walking Chicago (Falcon Guide)     Walking Edinburgh     Walking for Fitness     Walking for Fitness     Walking for Fun and Fitness     Walking Hill Country Towns: 38 Unique Walks in the Texas Hill Country

Walking Home: A Woman's Pilgrimage on the Appalachian Trail     Walking in Australia (Lonely Planet)     Walking in Britain (Lonely Planet)     Walking in France (Lonely Planet)     Walking in Ireland (Lonely Planet)     Walking in Italy (Lonely Planet)

Walking in Italy: Exploring Italy's Great Cities and Finest Landscapes on Foot     Walking in Jordan: Walks, Treks, Caves, Climbs, and Canyons     Walking in Mallorca     Walking in Portugal     Walking in Switzerland (Lonely Planet)     Walking in the Alps

Walking in the Mountains: A Woman's Guide     Walking in Tuscany     Walking Melbourne     Walking New York: 20 Original Walks Exploring New York City     Walking North     Walking Notorious London

Walking Paris: Thirty Original Walks in and Around Paris     Walking Places in Florida     Walking Raleigh/Durham     Walking San Diego: Where to Go to Get Away from It All     Walking Seattle     Walking Switzerland-The Swiss Way-: From Vacation Apartments, Hotels, Mountain Inns, and Huts

Walking the Bible: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses     Walking the Blue Ridge: A Guide to the Trails of the Blue Ridge Parkway     Walking: The Complete Book     Walking the Trail: One Man's Journey Along the Cherokee Trail of Tears     Walking the World's Most Exceptional Trails     Walking to Singapore: A Year Off the Beaten Path in Southeast Asia     Walking Trails of Southern Wisconsin

Walks and Rambles on Long Island     Wanderlust: A History of Walking     Washington on Foot     Washington's Rail-Trails: Walking - Running - Bicycling - In-Line Skating - Horseback Riding     Weekend Walks Along the New England Coast: Exploring the Coast from Connecticut to Maine     Weekend Walks in Historic New England: Walking Tours in More Than 30 Historic Cities     Weekend Walks in the Historic Washington, D.C. Region: 38 Self-Guided Walking Tours in the Capital and Five Surrounding States

West Virginia Hiking Trails: Hiking the Mountain State     Wild Northern California:  A Guide to 41 Roadless Recreation Areas Including the Entire Sierra Nevada (Falcon Guide)     Wild Utah (Falcon Guide)     Winter Walks and Hikes: Puget Sound     Wyoming's Continental Divide Trail: The Official Guide     Yellowstone National Park Panoramic Hiking Map


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