Whether you seek mountaintops, solitude, or golden trout, the Trinity Alps have it all! Wayne Moss spent more than fifty years hiking, fishing, & climbing throughout the Trinities & here he relates his experiences & recommendations, along with curious historical facts, anecdotes, & the occasional ghost story. This updated edition of the best-seller The Trinity Alps Companion will help readers enjoy this spectacular wilderness. Each mountain, lake, creek, & trail is described, including access points & trails, difficulty of terrain, identifiable traits to aid navigation, & fishing tips, as well as a portrait of the Alps social history. Sprinkled between the trees & vistas of this book are entertaining stories of old miners, pioneers, explorers, peak baggers, & even Bigfoot.
About the Author:
Wayne F. Moss taught at an elementary school in Weaverville, CA, for many years before earning a master s degree & becoming a school administrator for the Trinity County Office of Education. His enduring love for hiking, climbing, & exploring all wilderness especially his treasured Trinity Alps & Teton Valley grew with each passing year. He wrote three books & numerous articles about the Alps & Teton Basin, always fascinated with their history & beauty.