Harvey ManningHarvey Manning (July 16, 1925 in Ballard, Seattle, Washington - November 12, 2006 in Bellevue, Washington) was a noted author of hiking guides and climbing textbooks, and a tireless hiking advocate. Manning lived on Cougar Mountain, within the city limits of Bellevue, Washington, calling his home the "200-meter hut". His book ''Walking the Beach to Bellingham'' is an autobiography and manifesto fleshing out his journal of a hike along the shore of Puget Sound over a two-year span.
From 1954 to 1956, Harvey Manning managed Seattle radio station KISW.
Harvey Manning died November 12, 2006, in Bellevue. Provided by Wikipedia