The Palisades Map
Detailed map to the popular backpacking and climbing areas in Kings Canyon National Park's backcountry, primarily accessible from the east side via Bishop Canyon and Big Pine Canyon outside the park.
The Palisades Crest is one of the High Sierra's most remarkable areas. Map covers six peaks over 14,000 feet and many over 13,000. Includes Mt. Sill, Mt. Jepson, Mt. Winchell, Palisade Basin, Big Pine Canyon, Big Pine Lakes, Bishop Pass, Dusy Basin, Palisade Creek, LeConte Canyon and all the Palisade peaks and glaciers. All of Tom Harrison’s wonderful maps of California hiking and recreation areas are shaded-relief topographic maps on waterproof and tear resistant plastic. GPS compatible with complete UTM grid.
2015, scale: 1 inch = 1/2 mile, 80 ft. contours, 24" x 18" unfolded, 4 1/2" x 8 1/8" folded. Published by Tom Harrison Maps. ISBN 1-978-877689-97-1.
Books and Maps on Related Topics:
Exploring Eastern Sierra Canyons: Bishop to Lone Pine by Sharon Giacomazzi
Sierra Nevada Topographic Map by Imus Geographics
Mount Whitney; Mountain Lore from the Whitney Store, 2nd Edition by Doug Thompson & Elisabeth Newbold
Sierra Starlight: The Astrophotography of Tony Rowell by Tony Rowell, Foreword by Kenneth Brower
Wildflowers of the Sierra Nevada by Text & Photos by Steven Hartman
The High Sierra of California by Poems and Journals by Gary Snyder, Woodcuts by Tom Killion
Walk the Sky; Following the John Muir Trail by Photography by John Dittli, Essays by Mark Schlenz
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks: Generals Highway by Redwood Hikes Press
Exploring Eastern Sierra Canyons: Sonora Pass to Pine Creek by Sharon Giacomazzi
Gold Fever, Part Three: The Path to Civil War by Ken Salter
Eastern Sierra Hot Springs by George J. Williams III
Mammoth Area Rock Climbs, 4th Edition; The Climbing Guide to the Eastern Sierra ó North by Marty Lewis
Zuma-Trancas Canyons Trail Map by Tom Harrison
Dipsea & Mountain Play Trail Map by Tom Harrison
Ansel Adams Wilderness Trail Map by Tom Harrison
Yosemite National Park Map by Tom Harrison
Pinnacles National Park Map by Tom Harrison
The Hiker's hip pocket Guide to Sonoma County, 3rd edition by Bob Lorentzen