Since , Jerry Schad’s Afoot and Afield: San Diego County has been the premier trail guide for hikers, backpackers, and mountain bikers. It describes routes. Afoot and Afield has ratings and 17 reviews. The Los Angeles Times has hailed Southern California’ hiking guru Jerry Schad’s Afoot & Afield San Diego. Jerry Schad’s death from liver cancer in sent Afoot and Afield into mile uphill climb in near wilderness — whether it is in San Diego.
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Afoot and Afield: San Diego County: A Comprehensive Hiking Guide
Doing the northeast approach. Return to Book Page. I’m going to try to do every hike in didgo book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Trivia About Afoot and Afield Stephen Waits rated it it was amazing Apr 15, Leilani rated it it was amazing Oct 08, Hit the trail and discover Pacific tidepools; dramatic sandstone formations in the Santa Monica Mountains; valley and ocean views from urban open spaces such as Griffith Park; sann a wealth of rock-ribbed canyons and cascading waterfalls in the San Gabriel Mountains.
Jerry Schad is my hero.
I’m currently using an old version of the book, but I plan to purchase the new version as well, since there are many more hikes to choose from. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Detailed, useful, and accurate guide to all the beautiful hiking trails in San Diego.
He has led numerous hikes for several organizations across the county. Lone Star Hiking Trail 2.
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Additional information includes tips on keeping yourself and your family safe, the park’s natural predators, and helpful weather information. Mike rated it it was amazing Sep 29, Stacy added it Jun 21, It is distinct from other similar guidebooks in that it covers the northern two-thirds of the state, including nearly the entirety of the Sierra Nevadas south to Kings Canyon National Park, and the entire Big Sur region afielc the coast south to Silver Peak Wilderness.
Jul 19, Katie rated it it was amazing. Current coauthor Scott Turner has fully updated the book by re-hiking each of the routes contained within the book and adding up to 30 new routes to ensure that information for each trip is fully current.
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Each hike includes essential information and explicit driving directions. I highly recommend this book to anyone living in or visiting the San Diego region. Trail descriptions are updated and accurate.
It afiled routes ranging from brief, family-friendly hikes to multiple-day overnight trips in remote regions of the backcountry, providing equal weight to the scenic and recreational value of each trip. Bill rated it it was amazing Feb 04, Very clear and helpful, plus you learn a little natural history about each area.
I have several previous editions, and this one is a welcomed addition to the collection as it covers many areas after the Cedar Fire of To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign diegi. This updated and revised edition of one of our best-selling guidebooks includes 12 new hikes and updated information for hikes from the previous edition.
Definitive guide to San Diego County hikes. For ease of use, all afied are grouped into 29 chapters regions within the county, each with its own chapter map and introductory information. Orion Pobursky is currently reading it Oct 24, May 24, Janet rated it it was amazing Shelves: Connolly marked it as to-read Apr 11, The Godfather is currently reading it Jan 03, To ask other readers questions about Afoot and Afueldplease sign up. Beaches, urban settings, nature preserves, and mountain peaks beckon locals to explore their own backyards and visitors to enjoy one of America’s most stunning ans environments.
Rem marked it as to-read Jul 20, Aug 13, Tracie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Atlanta by Marcus Woolf sorts through a myriad hiking opportunities at various parks, wilderness areas and other natural areas and presents the trails people will enjoy the most. I truly haven’t read the entire book cover to cover, arield not that kind of book. Nov 29, Curtis Jensen rated it it was amazing Shelves: The book includes everything from easy access Front Range lakeside strolls to high challenging treks among the high peaks.
Jason P Fletcher is currently reading it Jul 20, I like Schad’s guide so far. No trivia or quizzes yet. Mark is currently reading it Jun 03, Plus, it covers some of the myths and legends born in the North Georgia Mountains. Aug 10, Bill rated it it was amazing. The new edition offers much more than the first edition, with: The maps alone are worth the price of the book.