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Books and maps tagged “King's Canyon”

Exploring Eastern Sierra Canyons
Bishop to Lone Pine

Sharon Giacomazzi Exploring Eastern Sierra Canyons: Bishop to Lone Pine

This handsome and handy guide covers thirteen dramatic eastside Sierra Canyons. Starting around the spectacular forks of Bishop Canyon, Sharon divulges a wealth of hikes both popular and obscure, then continues south to include hikes near Mount Whitney.


Sierra Nevada Topographic Map

Imus Geographics Sierra Nevada Topographic Map

This beautiful and detailed, full-color map covers the Sierra Nevada Range from Lassen National Park in the north to Tehachapi Pass in the south.


The Mount Whitney Guide
30 Years on the Mountain
A Comprehensive Trail Guide
Third Edition

Doug Thompson with Elisabeth Newbold The Mount Whitney Guide; 30 Years on the Mountain; A Comprehensive Trail Guide; 3rd Ed.

A Collection of Stories, Trail Tips, History, Recipes and More from the Whitney Portal Store, est. 1935. No book has more detail and inside information about the various routes to the top of Mt. Whitney, their requirements, and the choices involved than this one.


If I Live Until Morning
A True Story of Adventure, Tragedy and Transformation

Jean Muenchrath If I Live Until Morning: A True Story of Adventure, Tragedy and Transformation

A riveting tale of Sierra adventure, personal tragedy, and personal transformation. After skiing 200 miles along California’s rugged John Muir Trail, Muenchrath faces death from an accident on Mount Whitney.


Wildflowers of the Sierra Nevada
A Guide to Common Native Species

Text & Photos by Steven Hartman Wildflowers of the Sierra Nevada

Covers 107 of the most prevalent Sierra species. Arranged by color, each listing includes common and scientific name, size and description of flower, plant, leaf, and months of bloom.


Angels in the Wilderness: The True Story of One Woman’s Survival Against All Odds

Amy Racina Angels in the Wilderness: The True Story of One Woman’s Survival Against All Odds

Solo backpacker Amy Racina fell sixty feet onto solid granite during a 16-day solo hiking trip. In this gripping account, Amy tells how she survived in the wilderness with both legs broken, her rescue, and her recovery.


The Good, The Great and the Awesome
Top High Sierra Rock Climbs, 2nd Edition

Peter Croft The Good, The Great and the Awesome: Top High Sierra Rock Climbs

Iconic climber and professional guide Croft updates the best alpine rock climbing in the Sierra. He describes his favorite routes, with historical notes, approach info, route beta, descent info.

Covers Whitney region, Palisades, Bishop high country, Pine Creek Canyon area, Bear Creek Spire, Mammoth Lakes area, Bridgeport area, Tuolumne Meadows, the Incredible Hulk, plus roadside cragging. Lavishly illustrated with photos, topo and other maps, plus route diagrams.


Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
Generals Highway

Redwood Hikes Press Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks: Generals Highway

This topographic trail map covers the most popular day hiking areas of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. It is organized around the Generals Highway, the main connector between the two sister parks.


The Palisades Map

Tom Harrison The Palisades Map

Detailed map to the popular backpacking and climbing area in Kings Canyon National Park's backcountry, primarily accessible from the east side via Bishop Canyon and Big Pine Canyon east of the park.


Ansel Adams Wilderness Trail Map

Tom Harrison Ansel Adams Wilderness Trail Map

The latest information on this immense and gorgeous 229,000-acre Sierra Nevada Wilderness, which covers much of the Eastern Sierra south of Tuolumne Meadows.


John Muir Trail Map-Pack

Tom Harrison John Muir Trail Map-Pack

Ingenious package for the John Muir Trail hiker! These 13 maps cover the entire JMT.


Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks Map

Tom Harrison Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks Map

Completely covers both parks plus adjacent areas in Sierra, Sequoia, and Inyo National Forests plus parts of Giant Sequoia National Monument.


Bishop Pass North Lake-South Lake Loop Map

Tom Harrison Bishop Pass North Lake-South Lake Loop Map

Popular Eastern Sierra trailheads outside Bishop at North Lake, South Lake and Lake Sabrina lead into Kings Canyon high country...


Kearsarge Pass-Rae Lakes Loop Trail Map

Tom Harrison Kearsarge Pass-Rae Lakes Loop Trail Map

Eastern Sierra's Onion Valley trailhead leading to John Muir Wilderness and Kings Canyon high country...


Mineral King Trail Map

Tom Harrison Mineral King Trail Map

Westside access via Silver City and Mineral King to Sawtooth Pass, Farewell Gap,Franklin Pass, Little Five Lakes, Bearpaw Meadow, High Sierra Trail...


Kings Canyon High Country Trail Map

Tom Harrison Kings Canyon High Country Trail Map

Detailed map covers the heart of Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park's famed backcountry and adjacent areas outside the park.


Mt. Whitney High Country Trail Map

Tom Harrison Mt. Whitney High Country Trail Map

Sequoia Park westside trailheads plus eastside Whitney Portal trailhead lead to Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness...


Mt. Whitney Zone Trail Map

Tom Harrison Mt. Whitney Zone Trail Map

Detailed map of Mt. Whitney and vicinity includes Whitney Portal, Crabtree, Rock Creek, and Cottonwood Lakes.