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Description - Rail-Trails West by Rails-to-Trails-Conservancy

With 70 rural, suburban, and urban trails threading through 1,050 miles, Rail-Trails West covers 60 trails in California, eight in Arizona, and two in Nevada. Many rail-trails offer escapes from city life, like the Mount Lowe Railway Trail, high above the buzzing Los Angeles basin on a rail line vacationers once took to a mountaintop resort. Others offer the pure sensory thrill of sweeping terrain, like Arizona's 7-mile Prescott Peavine Trail. Still more juxtapose the natural world with the railroad's industrial past, like Nevada's Historic Railroad Hiking Trail, which passes through five massive tunnels to reach Hoover Dam. Every trip has a detailed map, directions to the trailhead, and information about parking, restroom facilities, and other amenities. Many of the level rail-trails are suitable for walking, jogging, bicycling, inline skating, wheelchairs, and horses.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780899974897
ISBN-10: 0899974899
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 12mm)
Pages: 264
Imprint: Wilderness Press
Publisher: Wilderness Press
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United States

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