Cascade Alpine Guide: Climbing and High Routes: Vol 1- Columbia River to Stevens Pass (3rd Ed.) [Paperback] Beckey, Fred W.


Cascade Alpine Guide, Vol. 1: Columbia River to Stevens Pass Climbing and High Routes, 3rd Edition Completely revised and updated Northwest climbing legend Beckey has summited and explored hundreds of Cascade peaks All new maps, photos, and resource material, including website addresses The long-awaited revision of Fred Beckey's comprehensive and indispensable climbing guide is here at last. The first volume in the classic Cascade Alpine Guide series, Columbia River to Stevens Pass features expert information on more than 300 climbing and high routes, including Mount Rainier. Here you'll find geographical, historical, and geological overviews of the majestic North Cascades region, plus important tips on safety and backcountry usage and enough technical and grade information to make clear exactly what type of route you are embarking upon. The third edition is thoroughly revised and updated with new maps and photos, plus all the most recent resource materials. Without a doubt, this exhaustive resource should be a staple in every serious mountaineer's collection. Author: Fred Beckey Paperback, 350 pages The Mountaineers Books, Made in the USA