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Hiking Trails of the Pacific Northwest, Virtual Book Tour

November 22, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Photographer Bart Smith and authors William Sullivan and Craig Romano lead us through the PNW’s most special hiking experiences.

TKO’s 2020 Legacy Builders – Week 3 is coming with a special opportunity to give back to trails while learning from some of the Pacific Northwest’s most prominent and well-hiked experts on our special outdoor places!

Photographer Bart Smith and authors William Sullivan and Craig Romano lead us through the PNW’s most special hiking experiences. Here’s how to join us for this virtual event on November 22nd at 4PM:

• Any donation to TKO this week will get you registered for this special talk with the photographer and authors.

• A donation of $75 or more will get you a copy of the book just in time for the holidays and a TKO membership.

• Join us for the event and we’ll be raffling off 5 signed copies of the book!

Here’s the special details of this book that came out in September 2020…



By Craig Romano and William L. Sullivan

Photography by Bart Smith, Foreword by Daniel Evans

In partnership with Trailkeepers of Oregon and Washington Trails Association

Hardcover / 288 pages / 10” x 10” / 250 photographs

The appeal of the Pacific Northwest is clear: jaw-dropping landscapes, an abundance of wildlife, and an active outdoor lifestyle that includes a robust hiking community. No wonder an estimated 12.5 million residents and tourists enjoy the region annually. HIKING TRAILS OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, in keeping with the success of Rizzoli’s best-selling trails series, celebrates the region and invites us all to experience its beauty with stunning photography, maps, and information-packed text that brings the trails to life.

Authors Craig Romano and William L. Sullivan, veterans of the region’s trail systems, accompanied by the exceptional photography of Bart Smith, showcase the area’s 20,000-plus miles of trails, set among the national and provincial parks and wilderness areas of Northern California, Oregon, Washington, and Southwest British Columbia, including the Pacific Crest, Pacific Northwest, and Trans Canada Trails; and Olympic (WA), Mount Rainier (WA), Crater Lake (OR), and Lassen Volcanic National Parks (CA), and British Columbia’s Carmanah Walbran, Strathcona, Manning, and Garibaldi Parks. Published in partnership with both Trailkeepers of Oregon and Washington Trails Association, HIKING TRAILS OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST is an important addition to your library or coffee table for those who live in and enjoy the Pacific Northwest and all she has to offer, armchair or otherwise.

ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Photographer Bart Smith has walked and photographed the length of the Pacific Northwest. He is the first person to walk all 11 national scenic trails and 19 national historic trails—more than 35,000 miles of America’s landscape. He is the sole photographer of 10 books showcasing America’s national trails. Craig Romano is an award-winning author of more than 20 guidebooks and has hiked more than 25,000 miles in Washington State. William L. Sullivan is the author of 22 books about Oregon hiking, history, and mystery. Three-time governor and a U.S. senator, Daniel Evans authored the Washington State Wilderness Act, protecting 1.5 million acres of wild lands. Trailkeepers of Oregon (TKO) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to protect and enhance the Oregon hiking experience through advocacy, stewardship, outreach, and education. Washington Trails Association (WTA) is a nonprofit organization that mobilizes hikers and everyone who loves the outdoors to explore, steward, and champion public lands and trails in Washington State.

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