Resources

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  • Topographic maps for the entire country on TOPO USA
  • Topographic maps for the Olympic Peninsula

Books

Guide Books - Cycling & Mountain Biking

  • Mountain Bike Emergency Repair. Toyoshima, Tim (45)
  • Mountain Bike!: Southwest Washington. Zilly, John (46)
  • Mt. Bike Adventures in Washington's North Cascades and Olympics. Kirkendall, Tom (48)
  • Mt. Bike Adventures in Washington's North Cascades and Olympics. Kirkendall, Tom (49)
  • Mt. Bike Adventures in Washington's South Cascades and Puget Sound. Kirkendall, Tom (47)
  • Bicyling the Backroads around Puget Sound. Woods, Erin and Bill (50)
  • Bicyling the Backroads around Puget Sound. Woods, Erin and Bill (51)

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Guide Books - Nature

  • Field Guide to Birds: Western Region. Stokes, Donald & Lillian (203)
  • Edible Wild Plants and Useful Herbs. Meuninck, Jim (99)
  • Field Guide to North American Wildflowers. The Audubon Society (107)
  • Giant Cedars, White Sands: Juan de Fuca Marine Trail Guide. Mills, D. (109)
  • Manual of Oregon Trees and Shrubs. Jenson, Edward C. (111)
  • Desert Tree Finder. Watts, May and Tom (108)
  • Plants and Animals of the Pacific Northwest. Kozloff, Eugene N. (100)

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Guide Books - Climbing

  • A Climber's Guide to Washington Rock. Brooks, Don (57)
  • Mount St. Helens: A Pocket Guide. Williams, Chuck (25)
  • A Guide to Spire Rock. Wayne (110)
  • A Rock Climbers Guide. Marlene Ford, Jim Yoder (28)
  • Cascade Alpine Guide: Rainy Pass to Fraser River. Becky, Fred (4)
  • Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass. Becky, Fred (6)
  • Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass. Becky, Fred (7)
  • Cascade Alpine Guide: Stevens Pass to Rainy Pass. Becky, Fred (5)
  • Climbers Guide to the Olympic Mountains Olympic Mt. Rescue (26)
  • Darrington and Index Rock Climbing Guide. Becky, Fred (55)
  • Exit 38 Rock Climbing guide, Garth, Bruce (30)
  • Sky Valley Rock. Darryl, Cramer (29)
  • Tieton River Rock Climbers Guide. Christenson, Matt (163)
  • Washington rock climbs. Smoot, Jeff (59)
  • 50 Classic Climbs. Roper & Steck (133)
  • Climbing in North America. Jones, Chris (61)
  • Basalt and Boulders of Central Oregon Climber's Guide. Buzzard, Chuck (145)
  • On Top of Oregon. Hall, Don Alan (54)
  • Climbers Guide to the Lower Sandia Mountains. Louks, Barry and Rita (104)
  • East Coast Rock Climbs. Harlin, John III (62)
  • Climber's Guide to Smith Rock. Watts, Alan (222)
  • Frenchman Coulee. Ford, Madeline and Yoder, Jim (225)
  • Joshua Tree. Vogel, Randy (216)
  • Teton River Rocks. Ford, Madeline and Yoder, Jim (220)
  • Heart of Stone: A Guide to Climbing on the Cumberland Plateau. Whittemore, Eddie (105)
  • Shades of Blue, A Guide to Ice Climbing in New England. Cole, Peter (106)
  • Accidents in North American Mountaineering 1995 (208)
  • Accidents in North American Mountaineering 1997 (209)
  • The American Alpine Journal American Alpine Club (130)

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Guide Books - Hiking

  • 100 Hikes in the Inland Northwest. Landers, Rich (12)
  • 100 Hikes in Washington Glacier Peak regioin: The N. Cascades. Spring, Ira (166)
  • 100 Hikes in Washington's Alpine Lakes, Second Edition. Manning, Ira Spring and Harvey (21)
  • 100 Hikes in Washingtons South Cascades and Olympics. The Mountaineers (20)
  • 102 Hikes in the Alpine Lakes, South Cascades and Olymipcs. Manning, Ira Spring and Harvey (24)
  • 50 Hikes in Mt. Rainier National Park. Manning, Ira Spring and Harvey (13)
  • 55 Hikes Around Snoqualmie Pass. Manning, Harvey (158)
  • 55 Hikes in Central Washington. Spring, Ira and Manning, Harvey (165)
  • A field Guide to the Cascades and Olympics. Whitney, Stephen R. (98)
  • A Guide to Washington's South Cascades and Volcanic Landscapes. Mueller, Marge and Ted (159)
  • Accesible Trails in Washington's Backcountry. Spring, Ira and Bob (97)
  • Best Loop Hikes in Washington. Nelson, Dan A. (2)
  • Best Short Hikes in Washington's South Cascades/Olympics. Sterling, E.M. (161)
  • Discovering the Wonderland Trail. Filley, Bette (10)
  • Discovering the Wonderland Trail. Filley, Bette (11)
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  • Exploring Washington's Wilderness area: Hike, Backpack, Climb, Ski, Paddle. Mueller, Marge and Ted (9)
  • Footsore 1: Walks and Hikes Around Puget Sound. Manning, Harvey (23)
  • Footsore 4: Walks and hikes around Puget Sound. Manning, Harvey (22)
  • Hot Springs of the Northwest. Gersh-Young, Marjorie (29)
  • How to Rent a Fire Lookout in the Pacific Northwest. Foley, Tom (27)
  • Loop Hikes of Washington. Nelson, Dan A. (156)
  • Northwest Trails: A Hikers Guide to National Parks and Wilderness Areas. Manning, Ira Spring and Harvey (31)
  • Olympic Mountains Trail Guide, First edition. Wood, Robert (16)
  • Olympic Mountains Trail Guide, Second edition. Wood, Robert (14)
  • Olympic Mountains Trail Guide, Second edition. Wood, Robert (15)
  • Olympic Mountains Trail Guide, Third edition. Wood, Robert (17)
  • Pacific Northwest Trail Guide. Strickland, Ron (146)
  • South Cascades + Olympics. Ira Springs, Harvey Manning (10)
  • The Best short hikes in Washington's South Cascades and Olympics. Sterling, E.M. (19)
  • Trips, Trails, Family Camps, Short Hikes, View Roads Around North Cascaded. Sterling, E.M. (116)
  • Walks and Hikes on the Beach around Puget Sound. Manning, Harvey (89)
  • Washington North Cascades and National Park Region. Spring, Ira (3)
  • Wildlife Areas of Washington. Schwarts, Susan (113)
  • A Hiker's Guide to Arizona. Grubbs, Bruce (190)
  • Canyoneering 2 Technical Loop Hikes in Southern Utah. Allen, Steve (196)
  • Hiking and Exploring Utah's Henry Mountains and Robbers Roost. (193)
  • Hiking the Escalante. Lambrechtse, Rudi (192)
  • Hiking Utah. Hall, Dave (186)
  • Canyon Hiking and Natural History. FA Barnes (198)
  • Hiking in Southwest Canyon Country. Hinchman, Sandra (200)
  • Hikers and Climbers Guide to the Sandias. Hill, Mike (102)
  • Hiker's Guide to the Superstition Wilderness. Kelsey, Michael R. (194)
  • On Foot in Joshua Tree National Monument. Furbush, Patty A (199)
  • The Cascadia Marine Trail Guidebook. (212)
  • The West Coast Trail and Other Great Hikes. Leadem, Tim (215)
  • Afoot and Afield in San Diego County. Schad, Jerry (189)
  • Backcountry Roads and Trails San Diego County. Schad, Jerry (224)
  • The Anza Bornego Desert Region. Lowell, Diana (197)
  • The Hiker's Guide to California. Adkison, Ron (217)
  • 109 Walks in B.C.'s Lower Mainland. Macaree, Mary and David (30)
  • Arizona Trails. Maze, David (187)
  • Arizona Traveler's Handbook. Weir, Bill (188)
  • Hiking Arizona's Superstitions and Mazetzal Country. Grubbs, Bruce (191)
  • Winter Hikes in Puget Sound & Olympic Foothills. Mooers, Bob (41)
  • Washington Backcountry Almanac of National Forest/Parks/Wilderness. The mountaineers (43)
  • Country Roads of Washington. Satterfield, Archie (114)

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Guide Books - Watersports

  • Wilderness Canoeing. Malo, John W. (96)
  • Exploring the Coast by Boat: Puget Sound area and Northern WA Coast. Van der Ree, Frieda. (94)
  • Exploring the Seashore: in BC, Washington and Oregon. Snively, Gloria (93)
  • Canoe Routes in British Columbia. Wright, Richard and Rochelle. (92)
  • River Otter: Handbook for Trip Planning. Eschen, Maria. (228)
  • A Sea Kayaker's Guide to South Puget Sound. Campbell, Ken. (213)
  • Kayaking Puget Sound, the San Juans, and Gulf Islands. Washburne, Randel. (214)
  • Middle Puget Sound and Hood Canal: Afoot and Afloat. Mueller, Marge and Ted. (90)

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Guide Books - Winter sports

  • Ski Tours in the Sierra Nevada. Libkind, Marcus (103)
  • 100 Best Cross Country Ski Trails in Washington. Springs, Vicky and Kirkendall, Tom (160)
  • Cross Country Ski Tours 1: Washington's North Cascades. Kirkendall, Tom (37)
  • Cross Country Ski Tours 2: Washington's South Cascades and Olympics. Kirkendall, Tom (36)
  • Cross Country Ski Tours of Washington South Cascades and Olympics. Kirkendall, Tom (39)
  • Cross Country Ski Tours of Washington South Cascades and Olympics. Kirkendall, Tom (40)
  • Washington Groomed Cross Country Ski Trails and Parks. WA State Parks (147)
  • Snow Routes of Washington. Nelson, Dan A. (141)
  • Snow Routes of Washington. Nelson, Dan A. (142)
  • Canyoneering the San Swell. Allen, Steve (195)
  • Social Anthropology of North American Tribes. Eggan, Fred (211)

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Instruction Books - Avalanche Awareness

  • Snow Sense Avalanche. Freston, Jill (32)
  • Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain. Tremper, Bruce (60)
  • Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain. Tremper, Bruce (151)
  • The Avalanche Handbook. McClung & Schaerer (150)
  • The Avalanche Handbook. McClung & Schaerer (152)

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Instruction Books - Backcountry Cooking

  • NOLS Cookery. Pearson, Claudia (227)
  • The Expedition Cookbook. Gunn, Carolyn (223)

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Instruction Books - Camping and Backpacking

  • Walking Softly in the Wilderness: The Sierra Club Guide to Backpacking. Hart, John (210)
  • Backpacker's Field Manual. Curtis, Rick (139)
  • Backpacking. Roberts, Harry (78)
  • Backpacking: A Complete Guide. Schreiber, Lee (86)
  • Camping. Jacobson, Cliff (73)
  • Camping. Jacobson, Cliff (74)
  • Camping Secrets. Jacobson, Cliff (63)
  • Camping's Little Book of Wisdom. Scott, David (88)
  • Cooking. Jacobson, Cliff (77)
  • Harsh Weather Camping in the 1990's. Curtis, Sam (82)
  • Hiking and Backpacking. Berger, Karen (71)
  • How to Shit in the Woods. Meyer, Kathleen (83)
  • How to Shit in the Woods. Meyer, Kathleen (85)
  • The Camper's Guide to Outdoor Pursuits. Drury, Jack (8)
  • The New Complete Walker. Fletcher, Colin (169)
  • Wilderness Basics, Handbook for Hikers/Backpackers. The Mountaineers (66)
  • Backcounty Ski Book: Traveling and Camping Skills for Winter. Allen O'Bannon (33)
  • Snow Caves: for Fun and Survival. Wilkinson, Ernest (42)
  • Snow Caves: for Fun and Survival. Wikinson, Ernest (44)
  • Big Wall Tech Manual. Middendorf, John (56)
  • Gym Climb! Long, John (65)
  • How to Rock Climb, Climbing Anchors. Long, John (58)
  • Modern Rope Techniques in Mountaineering. Bill March (149)
  • Nutrition for Climbers. Bennet, Beth (79)
  • The Big Walls. Messner, Reinhold (134)

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Instruction Books - Nature and Environment

  • National Audubon Society: Constellations (172)
  • Acclimatization. Van Matre, Steve (120)
  • Acclimatizing. Van Matre, Steve (164)
  • Sharing Nature With Children. Cornell, Joseph (115)
  • Experiential Learning In Schools and Higher Education. Kraft, Richard and Kielsmeier, James (206)
  • Women's Voices in Experiential Education. Warren, Karen (205)

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Instruction Books - First Aid

  • A Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness and Travel Medicine. Eric Weiss, MD (202)
  • Backcountry First Aid and Extended Care. Tilton, Buck (226)
  • First Aid for the Outdoors. Forgey, Wm. M.D. (72)
  • Hypothermia, Frostbite and other Cold Injuies. Wilkerson, James A. M.D. (70)
  • The Wilderness Act Handbook. Wilderness Society (112)
  • Wilderness Basics, Second Edition. Sierra Club (64)
  • Wilderness Medicine, Fourth Edition. Forgey, Wm. M.D. (69)

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Instruction Books - Team Building.

  • 50 Ways to Use Your Noodle. Cavert, Chris and Sikes, Sam (229)

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Instruction Books - Leave No Trace.

  • Leave No Trace, Outdoor Skills and Ethics in Southeastern States. (84a)
  • Leave No Trace, Outdoor Skills and Ethics in Southeastern States. (84b)
  • NOLS Soft Paths. Hampton, Bruce (140)
  • Pacific Northwest Leave No Trace Skills and Ethics. (138)

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Instruction Books - Mountaineering

  • Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue. Selters, Andy (157)
  • Mouintaineering. Moynier, John (76)
  • Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada. King, Clarence (101)
  • Mountaineering, The Freedom of the Hills, fourth edition. The Mountaineers (1)

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Instruction Books - Orienteering

  • Be expert with: Map and Compass: The Orienteering Handbook. Kjellstrom, Bjorn (67)
  • GPS Made Easy. Letham, Lawrence (66a)
    Map and Compass. Jacobson, Cliff (75)

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Instruction Books - Outdoor Leadership

  • AMC Guide to Outdoor Leadership: Trip planning, risk management, group dynamics, decision making. Kosseff, Alex (204)
  • Backcountry Classroom Lesson Plans for Teaching in Wilderness. Drury, Jack K. (135)
  • Backcountry Classroom Lesson Plans for Teaching in Wilderness. Drury, Jack K. (136)
  • National Outdoor Leadership School's Wilderness Guide. Harvey, Mark (137)
  • Outdoor Leadership: Technique, Common Sense & Self-Confidence. Graham, John (201)
  • Outdoor Recreation. Knudson, Douglas M. (144)
    Amazon Extreme. Angus, Colin (143)

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Instruction Books - Weather

  • Clouds and Weather. Day, John A. (168)
  • Northwest Mountain Weather: Understanding and forecasting for the backcountry user. Renner, Jeff (221)
  • Snowshoer's Equipment Guide (176)

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Instruction Books - XC Skiing

  • Cross Country Skiing, second edition. Gillette, Ned (35)
  • Cross Country Skiing, Third edition. Gillette, Ned (38)
  • Mountain Skiing. Bein, Vic (34)
  • The Basic essentials of Cross Country Skiing. Moynier, John (52)
  • Waxing Ski Touring and Cross Country Racing. Brady, Michael M. (148)
  • "I Hate to train" performancve guide for climbers. Prichard, Nancy (87)

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Literature - Adventure, Climbing & Nature

  • Fire and Ice : The Cascade Volvanoes. Harris, Stephen L. (121)
  • Great Ascents. Newby, Eric (132)
  • Rock Jocks, Wall Rats, and Hang Dogs. Long, John (53)
  • The Zone: Epic Survival Stories from Mountaineering World. (129)
  • Giving Birth To Thunder, Sleeping with his Daughter. Lopez, Barry (170)
  • Legends of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe. Wilson, Roy I. (174)
  • Macrame Creative Knot Tying. (175)
  • Medicine Wheels. Wilson, Roy I. (167)
  • Small Victories Freedman, Samuel G. (171)
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Albee, Edward (173)
  • Wilderness and the American Mind. Nash, Roderick (68)
  • Annapurna. Maurice Herzog (123)
  • Around the Rock, A Newfoundland Sea Kayak Journey. Campbell, Ken (91)
  • Ghosts of Everest: The Search for Mallory and Irvine. Hemmleb, Jochen (81)
  • High Exposure. Breashears, David (207)
  • Into Thin Air. Krakauer, Jon (219)
  • Lookouts: Fire Watchers of the Cascades and Olympics. Spring, Ira (28)
  • More than Mountains. Huston with Rizzo (128)
  • My Wilderness. Douglas, William (118)
  • Nanda Devi: The tragic Expedition. Roskelley, John (119)
  • North Pole, South Pole: Journeys to the Ends of the Earth. Imbert, Bertrand (117)
  • Postcards from the Ledge. Simpson, Joe (122)
  • The Ascent of Denali. Stuck, Hudson (124)
  • The Blue Bear: A true story of friendship and discovery in the Alaskan wild. Schooler, Lynn (218)
  • The Challenge Of Rainier. Molenaar, Dee (131)
  • The Cyrstal Horizon: Everest and the First Ascent. Messner, Reinhold (80)
  • The Seventh Grade. Messner, Reinhold (126)
  • Why I Climb. Gardiner, Steve (125)
  • Women Climbing. Birkett, Bill (127)

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