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By the Shore: Explore the Pacific Northwest Coast Like a Local
Contributor(s): Blakey, Nancy
ISBN: 1632171430     ISBN-13: 9781632171436
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
    OUR PRICE: $20.66  
Product Type: Paperback
Published: May 2018
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Annotation: "Celebrate the wild beauty of the Northwest Coast as you learn how to catch and cook seasonal seafood, including recipes that can be prepared over a driftwood fire, enjoy beach activities for adults and kids, learn the basics of water sports including kayaking and paddleboarding, and get ideas for outdoor adventure opportunities and travel itineraries from paddle camping to beach hikes to road trips. Also includes wildlife ID guides and seasonal natural events like meteor showers and the solstice and oceanside festivals. The book covers the coastal areas of Oregon; Washington (including Puget Sound and the Olympic Peninsula); and British Columbia, Canada (including Vancouver Island). Gorgeously illustrated with line drawings and color photographs, this book is a visual treat for the armchair adventurer, as well as a practical guide to take with you on your next outing"--
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Travel | United States | West
- Nature | Oceans & Seas
Dewey: 917.9504
LCCN: 2017041453
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 8.50" H x 6.80" W x 0.80" (1.30 lbs) 304 pages
 
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Contributor Bio(s): NANCY BLAKEY grew up on Bainbridge Island, WA. She spent summers in Bristol Bay, Alaska, working for her family's salmon processing business, where she became an avid outdoor enthusiast who paddles, hikes, forages, and explores the great Pacific Northwest rain or shine, believing adventure can be found outside the back door. She has written five children's activity books for Ten Speed and has contributed to numerous anthologies. She is the founder of the parenting website MudPieMamas.com.