Utah's National Parks

Utah's National Parks

Hiking, Camping, and Vacationing in Utah's Canyon Country : Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef, Arches, Canyonlands

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Perseus Publishing
Discover soaring sandstone cliffs, ancient rock-art, sun-baked desert, and open woodlands of pinyon and juniper. Up-to-date trail and campground information are featured in this second edition and 124 different hikes are detailed. Includes descriptions of desert geology, plants and animals, and a topographic map for each hike.

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Describes and illustrates (b&w photos) 124 day hiking, backpacking, camping, mountain biking, and 4-wheel drive trips through the national parks in the desert backcountry of Utah. Entries include driving directions, route descriptions, locations of every national park campground and interpretive activity, and material on the new Zion transportation system. Introductory material describes the geological and natural histories of each region, and gives advice on desert safety and survival. This second edition reflects changes over the past 10 years. Adkison has written other guidebooks. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Wilderness Press, 2000
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780899972428
Characteristics: x, 422 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm


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