Wildsam Field Guides Pacific Northwest

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Wildsam Field Guides: Pacific Northwest leads travelers on a ramble through the Far Corner with guidance from trusted locals experts. Discover local stories, travel intel, and modern lore, including:Where to find oysters, pinot noir and Oregon berriesSecrets of the coastal rainforests and Ice Age floodsLodges and inns for beach, high desert and deep forestScenic roads, hikes, seaplane and boat destinationsHistoric lore on the Oregon Trail, Pendleton Round-Up and communesThree restaurants for the perfect Seattle food dayGuides to remote wonders in the Alvord Desert and Hanford ReachOriginal writing by Smith Henderson, Emma Noyes, Leah Sottile and Marjorie CelonaStories and local voices including Cheryl Strayed, Kyle MacLach This handsome volume features archival history and interviews delving into fishing, shipwrecks, the Oregon Trail, back-to-the-land counterculture, beavers and mountain men.
ISBN: 9781467199438
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wildsam
State: Oregon
Images: 200
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 4.2 (w) x 6.5 (h)
Taylor Bruce is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wildsam Field Guides. He grew up on his family farm on the border of Georgia and Alabama. Taylor studied writing at Vanderbilt University, and, after, wrote freelance for magazines such as Men’s Journal, Oxford American and National Geographic Adventure, among others. He took a full-time writer’s post at Southern Living in 2007. After moving to New York and pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Brooklyn College, Taylor launched Wildsam out of his 500-square foot apartment in 2012. The original Nashville guide caught the attention of national media and thoughtful travelers alike, and in 2015, National Geographic awarded Wildsam the “Traveler 50” award. Taylor lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Robin, and two sons, Booker and Truett.
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