Outside in the Interior

An Adventure Guide for Central Alaska

Kyle Joly

Kyle Joly

Distributed for University of Alaska Press

160 pages | 55 color plates, 55 color maps | 6 x 9
Paper $24.95 ISBN: 9781889963990 Published November 2007
With its breathtaking vistas and countless acres of unmarked wilderness, Alaska has long attracted those who are looking for a bit of adventure in their vacations—from those who want to climb rugged peaks to those content to push a stroller down a paved trail. Filled with maps and photos, Outside in the Interior is the perfect guidebook for outdoor enthusiasts of all abilities. It presents detailed information about trails throughout interior Alaska, including round-trip distance, estimated hiking duration and difficulty, elevation, seasonal variations, and tips on what wildlife and other sights hikers are likely to observe along the way. Features on trail etiquette, safety, and the environment round out the volume, making Outside in the Interior an invaluable companion to any trip to America's largest state.
Contents
Acknowledgments
        
Author’s Note   
           
Introduction 
    
Environment 
                           
Backcountry Travel    
   
Fairbanks
 
Chena Hotsprings
 
Steese - White Mountains
 
Delta Junction
 
Fortymile
 
Arctic
 
Appendix: Expert Interior Favorites To Discover On Your Own
 
Suggested Reading and Contact Information

Index
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