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New Book: Family Walks and Hikes in the Canadian Rockies

Rocky Mountain Books is pleased to announce the release of Family Walks and Hikes of the Canadian Rockies: Volume 1, by Andrew Nugara, now available in bookstores and online.

Family Walks and Hikes is an exciting new series of books written specifically for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. These accurate, attractive guides feature expertly curated routes, informative maps, and colour photographs.

The first book for the Canadian Rockies in the series brings together an inspiring collection of comfortable walks and spectacular hikes for visitors and locals looking for unique, guided wanderings in a number of diverse locations in the Rockies.

Includes: Elbow Falls, Powderface Ridge, Troll Falls, Elbow Lake, Grotto Canyon, Grassi Lakes, Tunnel Mountain, Johnston Canyon, Stanley Glacier, Plain Of Six Glaciers, Bow Summit and more.

Ranging from charmingly easy to moderately challenging, these hikes are all accessible from reliable roads and popular staging areas. In addition, each hike is accompanied by a clear, colourful map, step by step directions, and full-colour photographs.

Each route includes: detailed directions to trailheads, colour maps and photographs, seasonal information, round-trip distances, trail commentary and difficulty ratings.