Let's go hiking!
Here are author William L. Sullivan's favorite Oregon places, including photos and descriptions of 500 hiking trails. To start, simply choose the area of Oregon that interests you, or sample one of Bill's "Top 14 Hikes".
100 Hikes in Northwest Oregon & SW Wash.
100 Hikes in the Central Oregon Cascades
100 Hikes: Oregon Coast & Coast Range
100 Hikes in Southern Oregon
100 Hikes in Eastern Oregon
Meet the author! (click here for a 40-second video introduction to the author and this website)
Or watch a 30-minute interview with Sullivan about his writing and his career. Or watch his one-hour slide show presentation on "D.B. Cooper & the Exploding Whale: Folk Heroes of the Northwest" at the Oregon State Library.
William L. Sullivan is best known for his hiking guidebooks -- and yes, he has hiked every trail he could find in the state -- but he has also written four novels, three books on Oregon travel & adventure, two books on Oregon history, and two adventure memoirs.
slide shows each year and appears at many booksigning events. Check his schedule here to meet him in person.
NEW! Digital versions of Bill's "100 Hikes" guidebooks are now available for iPad, iPhone, and Kindle, with hundreds of color photos, large maps, links, and recent updates. Take a free look inside "100 Hikes/Travel Guide: NW Oregon & SW Washington", "100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Central Oregon Cascades", "100 Hikes/ Travel Guide: Southern Oregon", or "100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Oregon Coast & Coast Range."
Wildflower Search, identifying over 4000 flowers by color, shape, and location.
NEW! Sullivan's most readable guide, "Hiking Oregon's History" has been updated as an eBook with hundreds of photos and maps. Click for a free sample in KINDLE or NOOK format.