Burke and Widgeon - A Hiker's Guide

Pebblestone Publishing
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and Widgeon - A Hiker's Guide

is a long-awaited guidebook for two of the most accessible and widely-visited
regions of Pinecone-Burke Provincial Park. It is essential reading for
anyone wishing to explore these two wilderness gems located on the doorstep of Vancouver,
British Columbia, Canada
. Both the novice and advanced hiker will benefit
from this guide.

is all information needed to safely explore these two regions:

- Area
location and perspective

- How to
prepare for your hike

- Safety

- Additional
recommended resources

- Driving
directions to all trailheads

- 28 hikes of
varied difficulty levels that thoroughly explore the area

- Comparison
Summary of all hikes

Each of
the 28 hikes includes:

- Overview

- Summary box
of need-to-know information at-a-glance

Waypoint coordinates listed in both Lat-Long and UTM

- Extensive
detailed mapping

- Elevation

Comprehensive, step-by-step trail descriptions

A long-time
resident of Coquitlam, British Columbia, Lyle Litzenberger has spent five years
meticulously recording and documenting his own explorations of Burke and Widgeon.
Burke and Widgeon - A Hiker's Guide capitalizes on that
experience, providing an invaluable guide to all those wishing to discover
these scenic wilderness areas.


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About the author

A long-time resident of Coquitlam, British Columbia and a retired Canadian Mountie, Lyle Litzenberger has spent five years meticulously recording and documenting his own explorations of Burke and Widgeon, in his research for this book. He and his wife travel full-time and he is currently working on a companion book of the history of this same area.

Fiona Raven Book Design (fionaraven.com) completed the cover design and the book's interior design. Her experience, eye for detail and collaborative style had a hugely positive impact on this project. Fiona's office is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada but her satisfied clientele reside throughout the world.

Len Wyatt is a long-time resident of Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. He has many years of experience in reviewing written works - and in supervising others who do. He has very capably completed the editing of this book.


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Pebblestone Publishing
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Published on
Feb 10, 2014
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Sports & Recreation / Hiking
Travel / Canada / Western Provinces (AB, BC)
Travel / Hikes & Walks
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