Fully updated and revised, with over 90 hikes in the Southern Cascades and Siskiyou Mountain Range, this book is the most comprehensive guide available for Southern Oregon's diverse hiking opportunities. Featuring all of the trails in Crater Lake National Park, readers can traverse all routes through this iconic park. Also explore the Mount Thielsen, Sky Lakes, Mountain Lakes, Red Buttes, and Wild Rogue Wilderness Areas, as well as much more. Complete with maps, elevation profiles, and clear, informative hike narratives, this book is bound to be the standard against which all other guides for the area are judged.
Art Bernstein has written 16 other nature and hiking books. His most recent Falcon Guides was Best Easy Day Hikes - Eugene (with his wife, Lynn Bernstein) and Weird Hikes – Second Edition. An avid hiker and naturalist, with an M.S. in Natural Resources from the University of Michigan, Art grew up in Detroit but has lived in Grants Pass, Oregon, since 1970.
Vic Harris is a graduate of Ohio State University with a major in Natural resources. He worked for many years as a Forester and later as Director of the Josephine County (Oregon) Forestry Department. A hiker and avid mountain marathon runner, Vic spends almost every outside-the-office moment exploring Oregon’s forests, mountains, and rivers.