StoreCalifornia Mission Walkers
The Hiker’s Guidebook by Butch Briery
Most mission walkers follow the route detailed in Ron “Butch” Briery’s book, “The Original Hiker’s Guide to California’s 21 Spanish Mission Along El Camino Real,” which he first detailed in 2011 and updated several times. This guide covers the entire walking route from San Diego to Sonoma. Most people find it pretty useful. It has a three-ring binding. The cost is $15 + Shipping & Handling. If you would like to purchase one, please Email the California Mission Walkers.
Shipping & Handling rates are $3 for USPS Media Mail (5-15 days), $5 for USPS First Class Parcel (2-5 days), and $8 for USPS Priority Mail (1-3 days).
The Hiker’s Guidebook is also available on Amazon as an e-book for Kindle.
Download the Addendum for Hiker’s Guide – Oct 2021 for the Hiker’s Guidebook to get the latest route updates and information.
Also available is the “Camino Serra Guidebook” that details the North to South Serra mission walk from Sonoma to Carmel, by Ron “Butch” Briery. The cost is $10 + S&H.
The following items are available for California Mission Walkers:
Pilgrimage: In Search of the Real California Missions – Is the story of author Christian Clifford’s 800-mile journey on foot of the California Missions Trail where he learned many lessons from those who blazed the Trail before him—indigenous, Spanish, and mestizo. Not a guidebook, but an inspirational story of one man immersing himself in California mission history on the mission walk. The cost is $15 + Shipping & Handling. If you would like to purchase one, please Email the California Mission Walkers.
The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.”—Steve Maraboli
There is no right path. Only one that allows you to sleep soundly and wake up excited.”—Jennifer Louden
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