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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Lists with This Book. I have been working my way through the dog hikes and hope to get to all of them. Each route features at least one or more significant botanical, cultural, or geological highlight afoit detailed information about what makes each one special.

Rough maps are shown, and the highlights of each hike are described at length.

Wonderful guide for hiking in this beautiful County. Asya rated it really liked it Feb 28, Michael rated it really liked it Jun 30, San Ssan County has been the premier trail guide for hikers, backpackers, and mountain bikers. Schad also recommends the best season for experiencing each trail. 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.

From sidewalk strolls and historic adn, to wildflowers and waterfalls, pleasant pastimes and panoramic vistas unfold in this handy guidebook.


Afoot and Afield: San Diego County: A Comprehensive Hiking Guide by Jerry Schad

Bryce rated it it was amazing Dec 23, This site uses a secure server for purchases! Thanks for telling us about the problem. The book includes everything from easy access Front Range lakeside strolls to high challenging treks among the high peaks.


Once on affoot trail, the detailed maps, route description, and interpretive details insure that hikers get the most out of their trip. The guide is unique in the amount of natural history information it provides, especially the geologic stories of the featured destinations. Michael Bratton rated it it was amazing Jan 15, Trivia About Afoot and Afield Each trip includes a map, photos, trail highlights, and symbols to tell you the basics of the trip at a glance.

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Pacific Crest Trail Data Book, 5th edition 5. Written by Southland hiking guru Jerry Schad, this guidebook contains both the beta and the inspiration for getting active in the hundreds of miles of trails in the LA area.

All trips have been rehiked for this update.

Plus, it covers some of the myths and legends born in the North Georgia Mountains. Park visitors dego are short on time will find this book to be the ideal traveling companion, because it quickly helps readers identify the hikes and sights that will make the best use of their time and provide maximum enjoyment. So, I can also use this guide for goal setting as well.


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Afoot and Afield: San Diego County: A Comprehensive Hiking Guide

Mike rated it it was amazing Sep 29, Jason P Fletcher is currently reading it Jul 20, Jerry Schad is my hero. No trivia or quizzes yet.

This long-awaited fourth edition of San Diego County’s most recognized and comprehensive hiking guide has been fully updated and expanded to cover hikes and all new maps. To ask other readers questions about Afoot and Afieldplease sign up.

AL Fischer rated it it was amazing Dec 05, 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; and a wealth of rock-ribbed canyons and cascading waterfalls in the San Gabriel Mountains.

Whether you have one hour or all day to stretch your legs, you’ll find sqn turning to this guidebook again and again. This long awaited edition did not disappoint. Karla marked it as to-read Feb 10, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.