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Impressions of the North Cascades

Essays About Northwest Landscape

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Published by Mountaineers Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Nature,
  • North Cascades (B.C. and Wash.),
  • Essays,
  • Description and travel,
  • Landscape

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn C. Miles (Editor), Dale Hamilton (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8273474M
    ISBN 100898864844
    ISBN 109780898864847

    The North Cascades Ecoregion includes the Cascade Mountains west from the Cascade crest and north from the South Fork Snoqualmie River drainage (I corridor). Its lower limit is approximately the 1,foot contour, a few miles east of the Puget Trough communities of Sumas, Sedro-Woolley, Arlington, Granite Falls, Sultan, and North Bend. • Free Anniversary Picnic at North Cascades Environmental Learning Center 10 a.m p.m. July 17 to celebrate the North Cascades Institute’s 30th birthday and the National Park Service’s. Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press The history of the opening of Stevens Pass through the northern Cascades into the Seattle region is a saga of nearly superhuman feats by railroad construction crews, ghastly design mistakes, natural catastrophes, and the determination of railroad owners to connect isolated communities.


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Impressions of the North Cascades book by John C. Miles Illustrations by Dale Hamilton. Impressions of the North Cascades has been made available for you to read FREE online here at the NCCC website.

Click the cover image above to begin. “This awesome essay collection is a moving look at the history and future of the north cascades. Book design by Alice C. Merrill Cover illustration and frontispiece by Dale Hamilton. Frontispiece: North slopes of Mount Johannesburg.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Impressions of the North Cascades: essays about a northwest landscape / edited and introduced by John C.

Miles p. Includes bibliographical references. Impressions of the North Cascades offers personal reflections about the landscape from sixteen contributors; each provides a unique and complex view of the mountain range. The essays, organized into three sections, discuss what the North Cascades landscape has been in the past, what it is today, and what it might or should become in the : Paperback.

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Sixteen contributors, ranging from geologists to environmental educators, share their own connections to these awe-inspiring mountains and their Impressions of the North Cascades book wilderness. © by Western Associated Impressions of the North Cascades book Bookstore and Sequoia Retail Systems, Inc.

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We are thrilled to bring the book back into print through our Espresso Book Machine®. Thanks to this new technology, we will be able to make hundreds of public domain, out-of-print, and self-published books available to Impressions of the North Cascades book.

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The North Cascades are a section of the Cascade Range of western North span the border between the Canadian province of British Columbia and the U.S.

state of Washington and are officially named in the U.S. and Canada as the Cascade Mountains. The portion in Canada is known to Americans as the Canadian Cascades, a designation that also includes the mountains above the east bank of Parent range: Cascade Range.

John Miles will read from his book Koma Kulshan at Village Books on Sat, May 1, at 7 by Brett Baunton. Mount Baker was officially named by George Impressions of the North Cascades book for Lieutenant Joseph Baker of the good ship Discovery who directed his captain’s attention to the dominant white peak on the eastern horizon in Discovery had dropped anchor in Dungeness Bay on the northeast shore of.

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By night and day I dream of great things done in the mountains. There is always a need I can't quite put my finger : Crystal Brindle. Whether you are planning on a long or a short journey into these mountains, you should take this book along.

All royalties from the sale of Impressions of the North Cascades are donated to the North Cascades Institute, a nonprofit educational organization. Challenge of the North Cascades, by Fred Beckey.

Seattle: The Mountaineers, pages, including 22 pages Appendix; 47 photos; 13 maps. Price $ For years American mountaineers have been pondering the questions: How many climbs can a man like Fred Beckey rack up in 35 years of almost continuous activity.

Washington West of the Cascades, Herbert Hunt and Floyd C. Kaylor,S.J. Clarke Publishing Co., Chicago. You will find many great stories about Mount Baker and other Cascades range mountains in the book, Impressions of the North Cascades (Essays about a Northwest Landscape), edited by John C.

Miles, published by The Mountaineers, North Cascades National Park Service Complex, Washington a full account of her impressions of the trip over Cascade Pass is contained in her book entitled Tenting Tonight. One member of the outing noted decades later, "The mountains were wild, but Mrs.

Rinehart exaggerated the horrors of the trail.". The North Cascades are the focus of my book, Crown Jewel Wilderness: Creating North Cascades National Park. In these posts, I dive a little deeper.

The North Cascades: Finding Beauty and Renewal in the Wild Nearby features: The rich history and future challenges facing this remote yet accessible ecosystem from Pulitzer Prize–winning author William Dietrich; Day hikes, bicycle rides, paddling expeditions, ski outings, and car-camping options in the region by guidebook author Craig Romano.

This is the North Cascades region’s entry in the extensive Falcon Guides series. When looking for a hiking guide book of a park, we generally look for the Falcon Guide first. With few exceptions, they are very good at what they do, and we like to have a consistent format to get used to.

Editor’s note: The following essay is an excerpt from the new book The North Cascades: Finding Beauty and Renewal in the Wild Nearby, published this fall by Braided River, a conservation imprint of the Mountaineers join North Cascades Institute at one of our book launch celebrations in Mount Vernon or Bellingham this week (with related presentations happening in Twisp.

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