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Backpacker Magazine – Online Exclusive: June 2014
Mike White, 61, of Reno, NV wrote two guidebooks to the area and has personally hiked every trail in both parks. Here's what's on his local-reading bookshelf.
2. Sierra High Route: Traversing Timberline County (2nd Edition)
by Steve Roper (Mountaineers Books)
"A fantastic, alternate route to the John Muir Trail, much of it off trail."