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"Here are forty two of the area's top hikes, them all inside an hour's force of Seattle."--Back cover.

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So why publish a book when everything is available online? Getting a group of hikes together in a compendium that facilitates decision-making is the best reason for a hiking guide. Searching the web by hike name and sorting through thousands of hits is a tedious and sometimes unrewarding process. The Internet works best if you already know the name or location of a hike. For people new to an area and with no geographical knowledge, nothing beats a book—and you can take it along with you (either in traditional print form or as an e-book).

October to March is the wet season in the Northwest; 67 percent of our rain falls between those months. July and August are the driest; November to February, the wettest. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a big worry for people who require more sunlight than the sun is able to provide during the short days of winter. Some people even take vitamin D supplements. Because of topography, where all this rain and cloud measuring is done becomes very important. Precipitation and sky cover increase from west to east.

Understandably finding itself in a perpetual funding crunch, the Forest Service has been forced to make recreation decisions based on what provides much-needed revenue. Hence, more emphasis has been placed on activities like RV camping since those activities require more amenities and generate more money. Lost in the shuffle are those activities like hiking that cannot be managed to enhance revenue. As a result, many trails are not being maintained except by volunteers. If no volunteers exist, trails fall into disarray, disuse, and then disappear.

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