Good book - content useful, maps clear.
This really is the most important, especially if you want to camp at a popular location or want to do overnight hikes in one of the more popular destinations.
I bought this book to use it in Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park, if you intend to use in these parks I did not recommend.
A fine guide book. I"ll I've done is browse it. Since I've never been to the place I have no way to compare with reality.Published 2 months ago by A. WHITMONT
Its the only book you really need for yosemite. Weaker on other parks. Not sure about the new version though.Published 16 months ago by Zafar
I bought this book to use it in Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park, if you intend to use in these parks I did not recommend. Read morePublished on January 18, 2012 by Robson
The write-ups of trails are pretty good, but there wasn't a map of the trail right there with the description, nor was there any way to quickly link one trail to another. Read morePublished on September 20, 2010 by An Experienced Hiker
After arriving in August at our motel in Exeter after midnight, we were glad this book had suggested we ditch the car and take the shuttle ($15) for the 2 hour trip in and out of... Read morePublished on August 12, 2010 by Bird Mom
This book has been very helpful in planning our vacation. We have chosen several hikes which were shown in the book.Published on May 9, 2010 by H Hardie
Lonely Planet produces some of the best all around travel guides. They are detailed and offer good advice on where to eat, stay, camp, and hike. Read morePublished on May 7, 2009 by Fritz R. Ward
I thought this was a pretty well-rounded overview of Yosemite with some nice pics to boot. I've been hiking all over Calif but never quite got around to hitting the Big Y. Read morePublished on June 3, 2006 by D. Schwartz