On Saturday, May 6, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Fort Vancouver Visitor Center, author James D. Thayer will discuss his recent book, “Hiking from Portland to the Coast: An Interpretive Guide to 30 Trails.” This event is presented by the Friends of Fort Vancouver, in partnership with Fort Vancouver National Historic Site.
Thayer is a Portland-based author who is also a faculty member at Portland State University. “Hiking from Portland to the Coast” is an authoritative guide to Pacific Northwest trails narrated with interpretive stories about the intriguing places those hikes lead.
At this free event, Thayer will deliver a presentation on his work, then will sign copies of his book, which will be available for sale in the Friends of Fort Vancouver Bookstore. The Fort Vancouver Visitor Center is located at 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd. in Vancouver.