Washington state is a unique natural wonder, where lush rain forests meet the sea while rugged snow-capped mountains loom in the background. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore wild areas from the Olympic Peninsula throughout the Cascades, from Central Washington to Eastern Washington; everything you need to know is included in this invaluable resource book. Exploring Washington's Wild Areas is jam-packed with information on the state's federal roadless recreation land. There are 54 areas covered, including national parks, monuments, and wilderness areas, amounting to 4.1 million acres. Readers will find historical facts, trail descriptions, maps, and more.