May 16, 2012 3 Comments
OUTDOORS SAN DIEGO: Hiking, Biking & Camping
By Tom Leech & Jack Farnan
This book features many opportunities for people with varied interests and capabilities for enjoying San Diego’s Special and versatile natural world. Includes 168 hiking locales, 30 bike tours, and dozens of public and private campgrounds.
Covers the entire county, starting with the
• Coastal Region
• then Urban San Diego City,
• Inland to the the wide variety of suburban and foothills parks and preserves,
• up to the Mountains of the Lagunas, Cuyamacas, Julian and Palomar,
• then out to the Anza Borrego State Desert.
“One of the most complete, easy to read, easy to follow, outdoor guides to the San Diego area on the market. The experience and dedication of the authors shine through this ‘must have’ book for the hiker, cyclist and camper.” The Blend Magazine
Maps and photographs make it easy to locate and visualize what delights await at the many locales. Special Features readers will find stimulating include:
• Quotes about nature from great writers
• Quizzes about our many parks and preserves
• Places to take the kids (or man’s best friend) and get them started outdoors
• Places to go for those with limited mobility
• Locales for combining San Diego history with nature
• Where to take in those great views
• and much more…
“I am so stoked after reading through this book! It’s all there! These crisp, clean descriptions on our region’s out of doors are the only reference book you’ll need for planning an excursion anywhere in the county.” Ellen Shively, past Ch. SD Sierra Club
Hikers, cyclists and campers will find tips to enrich their outdoors experience, maintain safety and enhance the special environment fornd here. In one county, San Diego is blessed with a wide range of natural environments and a pleasant climate for enjoying them year round. What better way to enrich your lifestyle and relieve the stress of a hectic world than to get out and enjoy these many opportunities readily available? Outdoors San Diego: Hiking, Biking and Camping is your handy and comprehensive guidebook to get you started or broaden your outdoors experiences.
“No enchanting nook or cranny goes unnoticed by these two purveyors of perambulation and pedal power. If you can’t find it here in this book, then you probably wouldn’t want to go there anyway!” Larry Forman, Walkabout Founder
Incorporates information from Tom’s long-running column as Editor of Outdoors Forum for San Diego Magazine’s Online Edition. Contact him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the Contact Us button.
“This spiral book is fast replacing any other guide I have tried in the past for finding places for outdoor adventures in San Diego because it’s so user-friendly. This book is a MUST HAVE for me!!!” Pamela Truax “Outdoor Fan”
Pick up a copy of Outdoors San Diego: Hiking, Biking & Camping by Tom Leech & Jack Farnan at: www.presentationspress.com (in work). If you are a bookstore or would like to buy in bulk, please place your orders directly with Premier Publishing at (858) 586-7692.