Dufresne, Jim

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DUFRESNE, Jim. American, b. 1955. Genres: Travel/Exploration. Career: Booth Newspapers, Lansing, MI, outdoor writer, 1987-. Publications: Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails and Water Routes, 1984, 2nd ed., 1991; Voyageurs National Park: Water Routes, Foot Paths, and Ski Trails, 1986; (with K. Leghorn) Glacier Bay National Park: A Backcountry Guide to the Glaciers and Beyond, 1987; Michigan: Off the Beaten Path, 1988, 4th ed, 1996; Michigan State Parks: A Complete Guide for Campers, Boaters, Anglers, Hikers, and Skiers, 1989; Michigan's Best Outdoor Adventures with Children, 1990; Fifty Hikes in Lower Michigan: The Best Walks, Hikes, and Backpacks from Sleeping Bear Dunes to the Hills of Oakland County, 1991; Wild Michigan, 1992; Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park: A Back-country Guide for Hikers, Campers, Backpackers, and Skiers, 1993; Alaska: A Travel Survival Kit, 4th ed., 1994; Backpacking in Alaska: A Lonely Planet Walking Guide, 1995; Trekking in Alaska: A Walking Guide, 1995; (with J. Williams) Tramping in New Zealand: A Walking Guide, 1995. Address: PO Box 852, Clarkston, MI 48347, U.S.A.