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Walking Seattle : 35 tours of the Jet City's parks, landmarks, neighborhoods, and scenic views / Clark Humphrey.

Humphrey, Clark, (author.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 796.51 HUM (Text) 36823001678344 New Books Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 917.9777 HUM 2018 (Text) 31951004328511 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 917.9777 HUMPHREY 2018 (Text) 33946003372534 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780899978130
  • ISBN: 0899978134
  • Physical Description: viii, 192 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 19 cm
  • Edition: Second Edition.
  • Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama : Wilderness Press, an imprint of AdventureKEEN, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Distributed by Publishers Group West"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 179) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Pioneer Square -- Downtown: The Retail Core and Financial District -- Downtown: Off the grid -- Pike Place Market, First Avenue, and the Waterfront -- Belltown and Seattle Center -- South Lake Union -- Queen Anne Hill -- Magnolia -- Discovery Park to Ballard Locks -- Chinatown-International District -- SoDo Industrial District -- Ballard -- Fremont -- Wallingford to Roosevelt -- Green Lake -- Phinney Ridge and Greenwood -- Ravenna and Laurelhurst -- The U District and University of Washington campus -- Foster Island and the Arboretum -- Madrona and Madison Park -- Fairview and Eastlake -- Interlaken and Montlake -- East Capitol Hill -- West Capitol Hill and Broadway -- Pike-Pine -- First Hill -- Central District -- Columbia City to Leschi -- Rainier Beach and Kubota Garden -- Georgetown -- West Seattle: The Junction to Admiral -- Alki -- West Marginal Way -- Beacon Hill -- Mount Baker -- Appendix: Walks by theme.
Summary, etc.:
Grab your walking shoes and become an urban adventurer. Clark Humphrey guides you through 35 unique walking tours in the comprehensive guidebook. Go beyond the obvious mansions, postmodern palaces, and outdoor art. Soak up Seattle's history, parks, and vibe. Wander wide boulevards, narrow cobblestone lanes, and pedestrian pathways to Pioneer Square, Queen Anne Hill, the University of Washington campus, Foster Island, and beyond.
Subject: Walking > Washington (State) > Seattle > Guidebooks.
Hiking > Washington (State) > Seattle > Guidebooks.
Outdoor recreation > Washington (State) > Seattle > Guidebooks.
Seattle (Wash.) > Guidebooks.
Genre: Guidebooks.

Clark Humphrey has observed and chronicled Seattle’s happenings and changes for more years than he would care to remember. He’s seen Seattle transform from a boom-and-bust industrial city into today’s fast-growing, fast-moving tech mecca. He’s walked his way through every Seattle neighborhood except the gated Broadmoor. He’s a former staff writer with The Stranger and The Comics Journal, and a former book reviewer for The Seattle Times. His other books include LOSER: The Real Seattle Music Story (reissued by MISCmedia) and Vanishing Seattle and Seattle’s Belltown (both Arcadia Publishing). He continues to write about the city, its growth, and its contradictions daily at He’s a fourth generation Washingtonian and a University of Washington alum.

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