Sierra Nevada

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Books

Bol.com
Netherlands
  • History of the Sierra Nevada, Revised and Updated
  • From the time it was sighted by Spanish explorers in the eighteenth century through the creation of the John Muir trail, the building of the Hetch Hetchy Dam, and the founding of the Sierra Club, the great snowy range of California has provided fulfillment to generations of trappers, immigrants, engineers, naturalists, and tourists. Now a... Read more
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Belgium
  • History of the Sierra Nevada, Revised and Updated
  • From the time it was sighted by Spanish explorers in the eighteenth century through the creation of the John Muir trail, the building of the Hetch Hetchy Dam, and the founding of the Sierra Club, the great snowy range of California has provided fulfillment to generations of trappers, immigrants, engineers, naturalists, and tourists. Now a... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Hiking the Sierra Nevada
  • Thoroughly updated and revised, this four-season guide samples 140 of the best hikes from every quarter of the range, geared to differing levels of skill and experience. Read more
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Belgium
  • Hiking the Sierra Nevada
  • Thoroughly updated and revised, this four-season guide samples 140 of the best hikes from every quarter of the range, geared to differing levels of skill and experience. Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Sierra Nevada Trees & Wildflowers
  • The longest continuous mountain chain in the U.S., the Sierra Nevada mountains are one of the most diverse coniferous forests on Earth. The world's largest tree, the sequoia, is one of thousands of species of plants growing in the diverse ecosystems found throughout this region. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar... Read more
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Belgium
  • Sierra Nevada Trees & Wildflowers
  • The longest continuous mountain chain in the U.S., the Sierra Nevada mountains are one of the most diverse coniferous forests on Earth. The world's largest tree, the sequoia, is one of thousands of species of plants growing in the diverse ecosystems found throughout this region. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • A Photographer's Journal
  • This book is powered by sweat and joy; steep hills and exhilarating telemark skiing descents into silent stands of snowy trees. The land and its smells and tastes are embedded in the memory of those lucky enough to have immersed themselves in it. My goal is to transport you: to the soft meadows, the smooth, hard granite, and the dancing trees... Read more
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Belgium
  • A Photographer's Journal
  • This book is powered by sweat and joy; steep hills and exhilarating telemark skiing descents into silent stands of snowy trees. The land and its smells and tastes are embedded in the memory of those lucky enough to have immersed themselves in it. My goal is to transport you: to the soft meadows, the smooth, hard granite, and the dancing trees... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Exploring Mammoth Lakes
  • Mammoth Lakes offers as much opportunity for four seasons of high mountain exploration and adventure as any place you can find in the Eastern Sierra. Perhaps no other place makes that special mountain high feeling you get here so available to everyone - every season of the year. Mammoth Mountain Ski Area and the resort town of Mammoth Lakes... Read more
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Belgium
  • Exploring Mammoth Lakes
  • Mammoth Lakes offers as much opportunity for four seasons of high mountain exploration and adventure as any place you can find in the Eastern Sierra. Perhaps no other place makes that special mountain high feeling you get here so available to everyone - every season of the year. Mammoth Mountain Ski Area and the resort town of Mammoth Lakes... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
  • From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region, providing elevation gains, detailed maps, and up-to-date driving directions. It also includes hike mileage and estimated hiking times, trail conditions, access and permit requirements, and... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
  • From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region, providing elevation gains, detailed maps, and up-to-date driving directions. It also includes hike mileage and estimated hiking times, trail conditions, access and permit requirements, and... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Other California
  • What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word: ''California''? The answer is as plain as the day - ocean, golden sand, palm trees, wind in the hair, relaxed and smiling people. But, it's not that simple, California is not just fun by the beach. It is much more interesting than just bright leaflets made for tourists.If you want to... Read more
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Belgium
  • Other California
  • What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word: ''California''? The answer is as plain as the day - ocean, golden sand, palm trees, wind in the hair, relaxed and smiling people. But, it's not that simple, California is not just fun by the beach. It is much more interesting than just bright leaflets made for tourists.If you want to... Read more
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Netherlands
  • A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)
  • John Muir (1838-1914) was one of the first modern preservationists. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, and wildlife, especially in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, were read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save the Yosemite Valley and other wilderness areas. The... Read more
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Belgium
  • A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)
  • John Muir (1838-1914) was one of the first modern preservationists. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, and wildlife, especially in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, were read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save the Yosemite Valley and other wilderness areas. The... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Lost Canyon
  • One of the San Francisco Chronicle's 100 Recommended Books of 2015"Los Angeles is home to many great storytellers, but Nina Revoyr is one of its finest scribes....[Lost Canyon] pulses with both beauty and terror, and the struggles of these characters, their physical and mental reckonings, are enough to make readers sweat without getting off the... Read more
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Belgium
  • Lost Canyon
  • One of the San Francisco Chronicle's 100 Recommended Books of 2015"Los Angeles is home to many great storytellers, but Nina Revoyr is one of its finest scribes....[Lost Canyon] pulses with both beauty and terror, and the struggles of these characters, their physical and mental reckonings, are enough to make readers sweat without getting off the... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2012
  • Reisgids Kunstreiseführer Andalusien | Dumont
  • Andalusien, Spaniens südlichste und zweitgrößte Region, beeindruckt durch die Spuren ihrer wechselseitigen Geschichte. Die andalusische Kunst ist durch den großen Einfluss der islamischen Kultur geprägt. Im Laufe ihrer rund 800 Jahre langen Herrschaft verleihen die Mauren in der Architektur ihrer Überlegenheit im christlichen Europa einen... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Mountains of California
  • John Muir (1838-1914) was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of U.S. wilderness. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, have been read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Mountains of California
  • John Muir (1838-1914) was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of U.S. wilderness. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, have been read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Notes from the Element
  • When eighth-grade schoolteacher Roger Taylor turned forty, he decided to invest in a new set of wheels-a Honda Element, not the type of car you might expect from a man in a midlife crisis. But the car was just the catalyst for Taylor's real midlife adventure: a journey across North America and back again. In this unique portrait of a great... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Notes from the Element
  • When eighth-grade schoolteacher Roger Taylor turned forty, he decided to invest in a new set of wheels-a Honda Element, not the type of car you might expect from a man in a midlife crisis. But the car was just the catalyst for Taylor's real midlife adventure: a journey across North America and back again. In this unique portrait of a great... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • 100 Classic Hikes in Northern California
  • CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from 100 Classic Hikes in Northern California * Full-color photos, trail maps, and elevation trail profiles* Northern California hikes for all ages and hiking abilities* All facts, access, and route information is up-to-date and accurateThis third edition brings the Soares' brothers classic guidebook to the... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • 100 Classic Hikes in Northern California
  • CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from 100 Classic Hikes in Northern California * Full-color photos, trail maps, and elevation trail profiles* Northern California hikes for all ages and hiking abilities* All facts, access, and route information is up-to-date and accurateThis third edition brings the Soares' brothers classic guidebook to the... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2011
  • California, Laminated
  • National Geographic's wall map of California offers a dramatic visualization of the Golden State's physical geography. From the Sonoran and Mohave deserts, the fertile Central Valley, the mighty Sierra Nevada Mountains, and the Redwood Empire, the entire state is rendered in elegant detail. Stunning shaded relief depicts mountains and ocean... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
2011
  • California, Laminated
  • National Geographic's wall map of California offers a dramatic visualization of the Golden State's physical geography. From the Sonoran and Mohave deserts, the fertile Central Valley, the mighty Sierra Nevada Mountains, and the Redwood Empire, the entire state is rendered in elegant detail. Stunning shaded relief depicts mountains and ocean... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • My First Summer in the Sierra (Illustrated Edition)
  • When he came to California and finally settled in San Francisco, John Muir immediately left for a visit to Yosemite, a place he had only read about. Seeing it for the first time, Muir noted that ''He was overwhelmed by the landscape, scrambling down steep cliff faces to get a closer look at the waterfalls, whooping and howling at the vistas,... Read more
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Belgium
  • My First Summer in the Sierra (Illustrated Edition)
  • When he came to California and finally settled in San Francisco, John Muir immediately left for a visit to Yosemite, a place he had only read about. Seeing it for the first time, Muir noted that ''He was overwhelmed by the landscape, scrambling down steep cliff faces to get a closer look at the waterfalls, whooping and howling at the vistas,... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Sierra Nevada - Las Alpujarras CNIG Map
  • Sierra Nevada Mountain, southern Spain’s most popular national park, on GPS compatible map at 1:100,000 from IGN/CNIG with cartography based on their civilian topographic survey of Spain, plus a panorama drawing of the mountains as seen from the coast. The map covers a large area, extending from Granada in the west to beyond Gérgal in the east,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Andalucía East: Granada - Almería - Murcia 500K CNIG Regional Map No. 12
  • The eastern part of Andalucía with Granada and Sierra Nevada, extending along the Mediterranean coast from Velez-Malága to Cartagena and Mar Menor, at 1:500,000 in a series of regional road maps from the country’s civilian survey organization IGN-CNIG (Instituto Geográfico Nacional - Centro Nacional de Información Geográfica), vividly... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart 33 Congost de Mont-rebei | Editorial Alpina
  • Congost de Mont-rebei in an extensive and very popular series of walking maps from Editorial Alpina covering the Pyrenees, Catalonia and other selected hiking areas in Spain, including Picos de Europa, Sierra Nevada and parts of Andalucía, Majorca, etc. Scales vary from 1:50,000 to 1:10,000, with the majority of the titles at 1:25,000. The... Read more
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Netherlands
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart 17 Turbón, Alto Valle de Isábena | Editorial Alpina
  • El Turbón - Alto Valle de Isábena in an extensive and very popular series of walking maps from Editorial Alpina covering the Pyrenees, Catalonia and other selected hiking areas in Spain, including Picos de Europa, Sierra Nevada and parts of Andalucía, Majorca, etc. Scales vary from 1:50,000 to 1:10,000, with the majority of the titles at... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Lake Tahoe Basin CA
  • Map No. 803, Lake Tahoe Basin, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Lake Tahoe Basin
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapThe largest alpine lake in North America, Lake Tahoe straddles the border of California and Nevada. It's unusually clear waters and surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains make it one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Lake Tahoe Basin delivers... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Lake Tahoe Basin
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapThe largest alpine lake in North America, Lake Tahoe straddles the border of California and Nevada. It's unusually clear waters and surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains make it one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Lake Tahoe Basin delivers... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Sequoia - Kings Canyon National Parks CA
  • Map No. 205, Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Park, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Sequoia/kings Canyon National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapIn Sequioa and Kings Canyon National Parks you can walk among the world's largest trees, hike the alpine landscape of the Sierra Crest, and marvel at the towering granite cliffs of one of the deepest canyons in the United States. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Sequoia and Kings... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Sequoia/kings Canyon National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapIn Sequioa and Kings Canyon National Parks you can walk among the world's largest trees, hike the alpine landscape of the Sierra Crest, and marvel at the towering granite cliffs of one of the deepest canyons in the United States. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Sequoia and Kings... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Carson-Iceberg - Emigrant and Mokleumne Wilderness Areas CA
  • Map No. 807, Carson-Iceberg / Emigrant / Mokleumne Wilderness Areas, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Carson-iceberg/emigrant/mokleumne Wilderness Areas
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapPart of our exciting new coverage for California's Sierra Nevada, our Carson-Iceberg, Emigrant and Mokelumne Wilderness Trails Illustrated map details the high use recreation areas of Stanislaus and Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests from Yosemite National Park north to Caples Lake and Markleeville.... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Carson-iceberg/emigrant/mokleumne Wilderness Areas
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapPart of our exciting new coverage for California's Sierra Nevada, our Carson-Iceberg, Emigrant and Mokelumne Wilderness Trails Illustrated map details the high use recreation areas of Stanislaus and Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests from Yosemite National Park north to Caples Lake and Markleeville.... Read more
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Alpujarras
  • Een wandelweek over de hoge zuidflank van de Sierra Nevada in Andalusië, het bergland dat tot in de zeventiende eeuw het laatste Moorse bolwerk van Spanje was. Je loopt langs karakteristieke witte dorpjes, behoedzaam verstrooid tegen de bruine kalk- en leisteenwanden, waarvan de hoogste delen tot in de zomer met sneeuw bedekt zijn. De reis kun... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Alpujarras
  • Wandelvakantie over de hoge zuidflank van de Sierra Nevada, tot in de zeventiende eeuw het laatste Moorse bolwerk van Spanje. Overnachting in prachtige Moorse dorpjes en Granada. Wandelen in de Alpujarras door een landschap waar de Moren hun sporen achterlieten en hoog tegen de flanken van de Besneeuwde Berg. Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Andalusië - Sierra Nevada
  • Per (huur)auto maak je je eigen ‘vuelta’ rondom de Sierra Nevada, de machtige Sneeuwbergen van Andalusië. Verken de zeer uiteenlopende landschappen aan de voet van de Sierra: te voet, per auto, fietsend of misschien wel te paard. Bewonder het erfgoed dat de Moren hier achterlieten en ontdek de lichtheid van het bestaan in Al Andalus. Verblijf... Read more
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