Books from LOLITS Press

The three books complement each other and together provide the most complete hiking guide to the Mt Hood area that you can find.

  • Small & compact and easily tuck into a pant, shirt or pack pocket
  • Full of Mt. Hood facts and trivia and fun to read
  • Give a detailed description of each trail & level of difficulty
  • Contain driving instructions to the trailheads
  • Provide maps
  • Include beautiful pen & ink sketches of the flowers and scenery
  • Contain safety information




THE BEST Hikes & Walks
On & Around Mt Hood

Includes 33 of Sonia Buist’s favorite hikes, grouping them by length (short, medium-length and long) with hikes  from 1/2 mile to 13 miles. There is something for everyone, from the novice or person with limited mobility to the experienced hiker.  This book also includes some cross-country and snowshoe trails.

Around & About
Mount Hood

Focuses on the 41-mile Timberline Trail encircling Mt Hood. The book divides the trail into 8 segments that work well as day hikes, describing each hike in both directions (“clockwise” & “counter-clockwise”) and including information about trailheads, access trails, and roads. These hikes are all challenging but incredibly rewarding.

Hikes & Walks
on Mount Hood

Describes 41 hikes & walks on and around Mt Hood. Distances range from ½ mile to 13 miles; many are less than 5 miles.  Includes fun destinations such as lakes that are great for for picnicking, swimming and fishing. Many work well for kids.




Best Buy Combos

Complete Set of
All Three Books


SAVE 20%

$47.85 value

THE BEST Hikes & Walks PLUS one other book


SAVE 15%

$32.90 value

Around & About
PLUS Hikes & Walks


SAVE 20%

$29.90 value

Second Book


any selection of 10 books



$179.50-$149.50 value



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