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 easy to tuck into a pant, shirt or pack pocket
  • Full of Mt. Hood facts and trivia and fun to read
  • Detailed descriptions 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
3rd Edition

Focuses on the 41-mile Timberline Trail encircling Mt Hood. The book divides the trail into 8 segments that work well as day hikes.


The 3rd Edition, new in 2018, provides information about the newly-restored section of trail that was destroyed by a landslide in 2006. Copies of the 2nd edition are still available as well.

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.


3rd Edition: $17.95


Best Buy Combos

Complete Set of
All Three Books



$50.85 value


any selection of 10 books



$179.50-$149.50 value



Books & Quantities:

2nd Edition: $14.95

Shipping Rates

Economy by Media Mail (2-9 days): 1-4 books $5.00; 5-10 books $7.00. For Rush delivery email LOLITS at