New (or new to us) Books for 2018 at Bored Feet Press

The Hiker's hip pocket Guide to the Mendocino Coast—4th Edition

Bob Lorentzen

This essential new edition includes many updates and new trails. Includes all the classic hikes and many new hikes, plus updates to our marvelous Mendocino Coast trail system.
Order by Dec 20 and save $1 off the regular $17.50 price!


Wildflowers of the Trinity Alps
Including Marble Mountain Wilderness, Russian Wilderness, & Trinity Divide

Ken DeCamp, Julie Kierstead Nelson, & Julie Knorr

Features plants found within northwest California's Klamath Mountains. Organized by flower color, it covers 505 species, subspecies, and varieties of wildflowers. With detailed species descriptions and destinations to find flowers throughout the year.


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

Jean Muenchrath

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.


Owens River Gorge Climbs, 11th edition
A Climber’s Guide to the Owens River Gorge

Marty Lewis

This updated guide includes photo diagrams and topos for major cliffs along the Owens River in California’s Eastern Sierra. This comprehensive guide covers more than 900 routes.


Peppers
From Sweet to Heat

Quick Reference Publishing

A Guide to 34 common edible varieties from sweet to heat, and 10 ornamentals. Each pepper has a color photo, and the edibles list the Scoville Heat Index rating. Plus harvest info, flavor notes, distinguishing features, and culinary uses.


Toker Playing Cards
Every Card a Work of High Art

Prospero Art

Now that pot is legal in California and Colorado, and decriminalized in many other states, it’s time to celebrate/mock (choose one) High Culture. Do so with the colorful and high camp Toker Playing Cards. They have illustrations on every card that tokers and non-tokers alike will find amusing, with some images downright hilarious.


Cannabis
A Guide to Common & Exotic Strains

Text & Photos by Randi Boice & Sean Moore

Covers 80 varieties of marijuana, 12 Indica, 4 Sativa, and 64 Hybrids. Each variety indicates THC content, CBD content, Lineage, aroma and/or flavor signature. Impressive color photos show mature buds.


Mushrooms of California
A Guide to Common Edible & Poisonous Species

Text & Photos by J. Duane Sept

Covers 54 common mushrooms, 41 edible and 13 poisonous or not edible. Six illustrations and text explain mushroom identification and cautions.


Posada Playing Cards
Every Card a Work of Art

Prospero Art

Celebrates the distinctive art of Jose Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913), the Mexican political artist whose work has influenced many with its satirical use of skulls and bones to make political and cultural critiques.


Arizona Large Print Road Map

GM Johnson Maps

Covers Arizona plus detailed maps of Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Yuma, Grand Canyon Village.


Arizona Stereographs: 1865 to 1930

Jeremy Rowe

With more than 250 unique and important early Arizona stereographs, this book provides an overview of the history of the medium.


Southeast Alaska Inside Passage,  Haida Gwaii Cruise Map & Guide

G.M. Johnson Maps

Ideal cruise or ferry companion provides detailed info on the entire Inside Passage. Extensive text on ports of call and other sights. Two-sided, full-color map includes three large maps and eight small detail maps.


Livermore/Pleasanton/San Ramon/Danville City Street Map

G.M. Johnson Maps

Covers East Bay towns in Contra Costa County. Also includes Alamo, Black Hawk, Diablo, Dublin, Fremont, Sunol, Walnut Creek and adjoining communities, plus a vicinity map.


Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest
Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho, Washington, & Oregon: A Guide to Common Edible & Poisonous Species

Text & Photos by J. Duane Sept

Covers 55 common mushrooms, 43 edible and 12 poisonous or not edible. Six illustrations and text explain mushroom identification and cautions.


Freshwater Fishes of California

Text by Robert G. Werner

Covers 53 species commonly found in lakes, streams, and rivers: game fish, panfish, and bait species. With edibility index and preferred bait.


Sibley’s Raptors of Western North America

Written & Illustrated by David Allen Sibley

Covers 28 raptors: hawks, falcons, eagles, vultures, and kites. Each entry includes descriptive caption, size, range map, seasonal occurrence, and multiple illustrations.


Bay Area Trail Map: Skyline Ridge

Redwood Hikes Press

This map covers in detail the many regional parks in the hills above Woodside, Palo Alto, Portola Valley, Los Altos, and Cupertino. Besides full coverage of hiking trails, nearly all local roads are shown so that hikers can find their way to all available trailheads.


Freshwater Fishes of the Rocky Mountain Region

Text by Robert G. Werner

Covers 52 species commonly found in lakes, streams, and rivers: game fish, panfish, and bait species. With edibility index and preferred bait.


Trails of Northern San Mateo County Coastside, Skyline & Foothills

Ben Pease

Complete map of parks and beaches from Daly City/Pacifica south to Half Moon Bay and Woodside. Shows 30 miles of coast and beaches south of San Francisco.




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