Peninsula Wilderness Club
Day Hiking the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas
With Craig Romano
June 7th at 7pm
More info HERE
Discover your wild backyard. Come take a slideshow trail tour around the Kitsap Peninsula, Key Peninsula, and Bainbridge Island with award winning guidebook author Craig Romano. Urban Trails: Kitsap (Mountaineers Books) focuses on the trails, parks, and preserves within the urban and suburban areas around Bremerton, Bainbridge Island, Gig Harbor, and the Key and Kitsap peninsulas. You’ll find trails to beaches, old growth forests, lakeshores, wildlife-rich wetlands, rolling hills, scenic vistas, meadows, historic sites, and vibrant communities. Trails perfect for easy or all day hikes, short or long runs, and refreshing walks.
Then take a slideshow hiking tour around the Olympic Peninsula, Grays Harbor and Long Beach Peninsula. Drawing from the long-awaited for Second Edition Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula (Mountaineers Books); Craig will introduce you to a diverse array of trails on the Olympic Peninsula. This all new completely revised and updated volume contains 136 hikes, including many found in no other guidebooks. Many of the hikes from the previous edition have been greatly expanded providing for even more hiking opportunities.
Romano is one of the most prolific trails writers in the Northwest having penned 18 books covering the region. His Columbia Highlands: Exploring Washington’s Last Frontier, was recognized in 2010 by Washington Secretary of State, Sam Reed and State Librarian, Jan Walsh as a Washington Reads book for its contribution to Washington’s cultural heritage.