Best Moab Arches National Park Hikes

Author: Rob Martinez
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1937052206
Format: PDF, Kindle
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• A wide variety of hikes near Moab, Utah, and Arches National Park, from family-friendly to difficult treks • Includes detailed comments, route descriptions, driving directions, maps, difficulty ratings, and nearest landmark • Fits in your pocket or daypack and features color photos and maps throughout the book The Best Moab and Arches National Park Hikes is the first pack guide for the state of Utah by Colorado Mountain Club Press. The 20 hiking trails in this fit-in-your-pocket guide range from the world famous Delicate Arch, in Arches National Park, to hikes in Dead Horse Point State Park, where you can peer 2,000 feet down to the Colorado River. Each hike provides a glimpse into what many consider to be the most scenic part of Utah’s red rock country, taking you to Landscape Arch, one of the world’s largest natural rock spans, and Horseshoe Canyon, containing what many believe to be the most significant rock art in North America. Arches National Park is renowned for having over 2,000 arches within the park boundary—the largest concentration of natural stone arches in the world.

Best Easy Day Hikes Moab

Author: Stewart M. Green
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762767839
Format: PDF, Docs
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Hikes varying from fifteen-minute strolls to half-day adventures, this guidebook is for everyone, including families.

Arches National Park Dayhiker s Guide

Author: Jerome Malitz
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 9781555663360
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In only 119 square miles there are over 2,000 natural formations. This guide the hiker to the best spots.

Moab Classic Hikes

Author: Damian Fagan
Publisher: Canyonlands National Hist Assn
ISBN: 9780937407103
Format: PDF
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Features forty full-color shaded relief/topographical maps with photos and descriptions designed to guide hikers along the “classic” hikes of the Moab, Utah area.

Best Hikes with Kids in Western Washington the Cascades

Author: Joan Burton
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898865660
Format: PDF, Docs
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* Nearly 200 short hikes and outdoor activities for kids and their families* Graphic, two-color layout provides key data at a glance* Includes environmental closeups on the trail to engage kids in the natural world Search for frogs and turtles in a pond, stay in a cabin, visit a nature center, see waterfalls, or discover abundant wildlife. Best Hikes with Kids Western Washington includes these activiites for kids centered around trails that they can do and enjoy. Each outing in thisguidebook highlights points of interest and opportunities for learning about nature on the trail. The hikes range in length from 1 to 6 miles round-trip, are rated easy to difficult for children, and feature optional turn-around points for tired feet. This guidebook highlights essential data at a glance, not only by use of the "About the Hike" and "Before You Go" information blocks but also by extensive use of icons in the margins to note type of hike (day hike or backpack trip), difficulty for children, hikeable seasons, and more.

Canyonlands and Arches

Author: Bill Schneider
Publisher: Falcon Guides
ISBN: 9780762725632
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Canyonlands and Arches national parks have hundreds of miles of hiking trails. But if hikers are only going to be there for a day or so and need something that is not physically demanding, which trail do they choose? This book answers the question. Best Easy Day Hikes Canyonlands and Arches includes trail descriptions and maps of the author's favorite short hikes in the two parks. All hikes included in this little book, with one exception, do not have steep hills, are on well-defined, easy-to-follow trails, and take hikers into some of the most scenic sections of the park.

Moon Arches Canyonlands National Parks

Author: Bill McRae
Publisher: Avalon Travel
ISBN: 1612385621
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Seasoned travel guide authors W. C. McRae and Judy Jewell are back with an expanded look at Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. Packed with information on local recreation (including hiking, biking, rafting, and more), they provide detailed information on which sights should not be missed as well as how to best enjoy the scenery. From Island in the Sky District to Maze District, from Horseshoe Canyon Unit to the unrivaled beauty of Moab, Moon Arches & Canyonlands National Parks gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience. This ebook and its features are best experienced on iOS or Android devices and the Kindle Fire.

Hiking Canyonlands and Arches National Parks

Author: Bill Schneider
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762794658
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Lace up your boots and sample more than sixty of the finest hiking trails in southeastern Utah, where the breathtaking canyons, multicolored sandstone arches, and magnificent spires of Canyonlands and Arches National Parks provide the setting for countless outdoor adventures. Let veteran hiker Bill Schneider lead you past eight sandstone arches on the Devils Garden Trail in Arches National Park; take you over slickrock to the Harvest Scene panel in the remote Maze District; and show you the sweeping view of White Rim Country through awesome Mesa Arch in the Island in the Sky District. With Hiking Canyonlands and Arches National Parks in hand, you'll discover the most spectacular trails and amazing scenery Utah's red rock country has to offer. Inside you'll find: Accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails In-depth trail information Difficulty ratings for each hike Detailed trail maps GPS coordinates for all trailheads Outstanding color photography Whether you're a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest in Hiking Canyonlands and Arches National Parks.

50 Best Short Hikes in Utah s National Parks

Author: Greg Witt
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899977251
Format: PDF, Docs
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Utah's five national parks--Arches, Bryce, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, and Zion--hold some of the most awe-inspiring geology on the planet. Each park offers visitors the dramatic scenery that invites exploration and discovery. In 50 Best Short Hikes in Utah's National Parks, veteran hiking guide Greg Witt shares the best routes in each park, hikes that are both "must see" and accessible. Park visitors who are short on time will find this book to be the ideal traveling companion, because it quickly helps readers identify the hikes and sights that will make the best use of their time and provide maximum enjoyment. Each hike in the book includes distances, highlights, area maps, and easy-to-follow trailhead directions to make hike selection fast and efficient. Once on the trail, the detailed maps, route description, and interpretive details insure that hikers get the most out of their trip. Even avid hikers and experienced desert explorers will find new insights and discoveries as Witt's interesting and approachable style details the geologic forces that created this landscape. He brings to life the human history--prehistoric cliff-dwellers, native tribes, ranchers, farmers, loggers, miners, and outlaws--that adds to the color of the Colorado Plateau where these five parks are set.

Hiking Utah

Author: Bill Schneider
Publisher: Falcon Guides
ISBN: 9780762725663
Format: PDF, Kindle
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From the slickrock desert country of Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, to the glacier-carved peaks of the Wasatch and Uinta Ranges, to the broad and varied expanse of the Great Basin--explore approximately fifty day hikes and overnight adventures in this completely revised and updated guide to Utah's backcountry.