Over 2500 copies sold
At Chapter's in Kamloops
#4 January 5, 2019
Only in Canada, in winter, could a hiking book be on the top seller list!
Kamloops Backcountry Hikes is jam packed with photos, maps and information to help your hike be fun and safe.
Below: Sample of a short hike
Each trail has four pages of information
The authors of Kamloops Backcountry Hikes have been exploring, photographing and documenting existing trails and finding new trails for the purpose of this book since 2009.
Al has a background in Land Surveying and engineering and Mairi
is an artist, graphic designer and writer.
Their mutual love of nature and the outdoors made this book a real labour of love.
Mairi and Al Budreau
Click below to play
CBC Radio Kamloops interview
air date June 13, 2018 with Shelley Joyce "Daybreak"
Congratulations to Helen Gendron!
She is the winner of a copy of
Kamloops Backcountry Hikes (Atmosphere draw)
Ebook $4.99 Cdn
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Softcover 29.99 Cdn plus shipping & handling
Kamloops Backcountry Hikes SOFTCOVER
The most comprehensive hiking book for the Kamloops area. 36 hikes within 35 km of the the city of Kamloops, BC Canada
Includes full colour maps, GPS waypoints, contour lines and clear trail information. Hundreds of full colour nature photos, plus geology explaining the unique land forms left by glaciation and volcanic activity millions of years ago.
Tips for safe encounters with wildlife and stewardship for the land. Produced as a labour of love by Al and Mairi Budreau
228 pages, 5.5x8.5 fits in your back pack, water resistant cover and pages, Published June 8, 2018
Shipping in Canada is $10 or less for one book.
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Where to buy Kamloops Backcountry Hikes
Chapters in Orchard Park Shopping Centre
Chapters on Hillside Dr.
Coles in Aberdeen Mall
Desert Rain Gifts on Victoria St.
Happy Valley Foods, Barnhartvale
Home Hardware on Josep Way
Kamloops Art Gallery Victoria St.
Kamloops Visitor Center Trans Canada Hwy West
Legends Used Books Hillside Drive
Market Fresh Foods, Dallas
Nature's Fare on Summit Drive
Rona on Mt Paul Way
Runners Sole in Aberdeen Village
Save On Foods, on Lansdowne St.
Save On Foods, Sahali
Save On Foods, Valley View
Surplus Herby's on Tranquille
The Art We Are on Victoria St.
The Pond, Barnhartvale
The Smorgasbord Deli on 7th Ave
True Outdoors on Notre Dame