This book, written by Steve Lewis, gives you a little bit of insight on the History of Mount Shasta as well as step by step suggestions to prepare you for climbing this northern California massif. He essentially details out the Avalanche Gulch Route so that the reader/climber will be mentally prepared for what they are up against when climbing Mt. Shasta. In the back portion of the book he also lists the other routes that are used on Mount Shasta, although he does not go into detail on those.
He also lists many helpful things such as phone numbers and addresses for current conditions and gear rentals.
DetailsPaperback: 139 Pages
Author: Steve Lewis
Publisher: PhotograFix Publishing 4th printing 2005
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