Sierra Nevada Press

Publisher of outdoor books specializing in the Sierra Nevada and Pacific Northwest


SNP Proudly Announces

The Trail

Next Gen Indie 2022 Award Finalist

2022 Reader Views Literary Award Winner

Now Available:

Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, & Audiobook



"The author shines in his descriptions of the natural world... A subtle and vivid tale of finding peace in the great outdoors."

Kirkus Reviews


"Exceptional, original, entertaining, informative, and an inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, 'The Trail' is especially and unreservedly recommended."

Midwest Book Review


"Ethan Gallogly has created a wonderful blend of High Sierra history, eloquent descriptions of the range's glorious scenery, and fascinating vignettes of the diverse characters who roam the John Muir Trail."

Steve Roper, author of Sierra High Route: Traversing Timberline Country