Thursday, May 5, 2016

'Hikes' author featured on WPR show today

I’ll be a guest on the Thursday, May 5 show of Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Spectrum West,” talking about my latest book, Day Hiking Trails of the Chippewa Valley.

“Spectrum West” is a weekly program exploring the music, arts, and humanities in western Wisconsin. The show includes in-depth behind-the-scenes interviews and stories about area writers, musicians, theater, visual arts, and more.

Day Hiking Trails of the Chippewa Valley details more than a hundred trails in Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn and Pepin counties. recently named the book the #1 New Release in Central United States Travel Guides.

“Spectrum West” is heard weekly on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Ideas 88.3 WHWC-FM/Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/River Falls, with a repeat broadcast at 7 p.m. Fridays on 89.7 WUEC-FM/Eau Claire and 90.7 WVSS-FM/Menomonie. An archived version of the program also can be heard online.

Learn about trail guidebooks available in the Hittin’ the Trail series.