Updated maps, new hikes, new photos, and useful backpacking options make Paul Gerald's authoritative guide to Portland's
best day hikes even more useful than before. Whether travelers want a convenient city bus ride to the flat and
fascinating Washington Park, a bumpy drive to Lookout Mountain, or the thigh-burning experience that are Kings and Elk
Mountains, this guide outlines what to bring, how to get to the trailhead, where to go on the trail, and what to look
for while hiking. Paul Gerald profiles 60 select trails that provide everything there is to enjoy around Portland —
mountain views, forest solitude, picturesque streams, strenuous workouts, casual strolls, fascinating history, fields of
flowers, awesome waterfalls, and ocean beaches.