National Geographic Guide to National Parks of the United States 8th Edition

National Geographic Guide to National Parks of the United States  8th Edition
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Author: National Geographic
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9781426217517
Release: 2016-01-19
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

National Geographic's flagship, best-selling guide covers all 59 national parks in the U.S. for nature and outdoor lovers everywhere. Intensive on-the-ground research, 300 photos and 80 colorful maps complete the extraordinary package. Practical and comprehensive coverage includes engaging, individual park descriptions and brief history, travel planning tips, itineraries and directions, activities, park lodges and hotels, visitor center contact information, and camping information. Well-known national parks writers provide new insights into the parks and share favorite spots for viewing scenery, wildlife, sunsets, and more in this Centennial edition.

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States
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Author: National Geographic Society
Pages: 480
ISBN: WISC:89082481409
Release: 2006
Editor: National Geographic

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Offers descriptions, road maps, itineraries, travel tips, and cost and contact information for national parks from Virginia's Shenandoah to Alaska's Glacier Bay.

National Geographic Guide to the Historic Sites of Canada

National Geographic Guide to the Historic Sites of Canada
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Author: National Geographic
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781426217555
Release: 2017
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Parks Canada official guidebook"--Cover.

Your Guide to the National Parks

Your Guide to the National Parks
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Author: Michael Joseph Oswald
Pages: 720
ISBN: 9781621280682
Release: 2017-01-01
Editor: Stone Road Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This award-winning guide, completely updated for the 2017 edition, includes more than 450 new photographs, 160 revised maps, and 50 hiking tables, making it the only guidebook you'll need to explore the United States National Parks. An all new design with the same intuitive layout keeps the step-by-step itineraries,kid-friendly activities, and most popular ranger programs at your fingertips to help plan your next family vacation. Thousands of hotels, restaurants, and attractions beyond the parks and 11 suggested road trips make it the ultimate dashboard companion. Exhaustive activity information--including hiking tables, easy-to-find trailhead markers, outfitter details, and backpacking essentials--serves as blueprint for an adventure of a lifetime. With something for everyone, this is Your Guide to the National Parks.

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of Canada

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of Canada
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Author: National Geographic
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781426217562
Release: 2017-01-12
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This completely updated guidebook shows you how to make the most out of your visit to Canada's 47 gorgeous national parks, just in time for Canada's 150th birthday-from Cape Breton Highlands to Banff to Pacific Rim National Park Preserve, plus the five newest additions- NBBts'ihch'oh National Park Reserve, Mealy Mountains, Rouge Urban, Qausuittuq, and Sable Island National Park Reserve of Canada. Written by national park experts who know the parks inside out, chock-full of handy, practical information, and beautifully illustrated with stunning photography and one-of-a-kind maps prepared by National Geographic cartographers specifically for this book, this edition takes you step-by-step to the must-sees of each park, and lesser known places as well, making sure you don't miss a thing. Detailed guidance highlights the best spots for wildlife watching, favorite places for kayaking, swimming, camping, hiking, and other activities, as well as such nuts-and-bolts information as how to get to each park, the best seasons, where to stay, and much more. This is the only guide you'll need on your next foray into Canada's splendid parks.

National Parks of the USA

National Parks of the USA
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Author: Kate Siber
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781786036957
Release: 2018-07-05
Editor: Wide Eyed Editions

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Discover the beauty and diversity of America's great outdoors in this tour of its most iconic national parks. Explore Florida's river-laced Everglades, travel down the white water rapids of the Grand Canyon, trek across the deserts of Death Valley and scale the soaring summits of the Rocky Mountains with this book that brings you up close to nature's greatest adventures. Packed with maps and fascinating facts about the flora and fauna unique to each park, this fully-illustrated coast-to-coast journey documents the nation’s most magnificent and sacred places—and shows why they should be preserved for future generations to enjoy. Parks include: Acadia, Badlands, Big Bend, Biscayne, Bryce Canyon, Channel Islands, Death Valley, Denali, Everglades, Glacier, Glacier Bay, Grand Canyon, Great Smoky, Mountains, Hawaii volcanoes, Isle Royal, Mesa Verde, Olympic, Sequoia and Kings Canyon, Virgin Islands, Yellowstone and Yosemite.

Secrets of the National Parks

Secrets of the National Parks
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Author: National Geographic Society
Pages: 270
ISBN: 9781426210150
Release: 2013
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Identifies hidden treasures and lesser-known points of interest in each of America's national parks.

Atlas of the National Parks National Geographic

Atlas of the National Parks   National Geographic
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Author: Jonathan Waterman
Pages: 432
ISBN: 9781426220579
Release: 2019
Editor: National Geographic

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Profiles of 60 parks--from battlefields to national seashores--administered by the National Park Service, highlighting their diverse appeal and available outdoor activities. A brief glimpse is given of 29 additional parks, including the newly created Indiana Sand Dunes."

Complete National Parks of the United States

Complete National Parks of the United States
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Author: Mel White
Pages: 544
ISBN: 9781426216923
Release: 2016
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From recreation areas and trails to historic sites, from nature hikes to seashores, this comprehensive travel guide and reference to the United States National Parks has been completely revised and updated, with a brand-new cover, more than 30 new photos, and 15 new properties that have been approved by President Barack Obama since the publication of the first edition. The ultimate travel planner and reference guide for all things national parks, this 544-page resource from National Geographic is filled with full-color photos, detailed maps, historical background, and practical facts on the location of the park system properties, as well as the best times to visit and top-rated activities.

The National Parks

The National Parks
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Author: Kim Heacox
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781426215599
Release: 2015-10-27
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"100 years of American splendor"--Jacket.

Moon USA National Parks

Moon USA National Parks
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Author: Becky Lomax
Pages: 700
ISBN: 9781640492776
Release: 2018-10-16
Editor: Moon Travel

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

They've been dubbed America's best idea for a reason: get inspired, get outdoors, and discover the wild beauty of the United States with Moon USA National Parks. Inside you'll find: Coverage of all 59 national parks, from the misty mountains of the east and the redwoods of the west, to the glaciers of Alaska and volcanoes of Hawaii, organized by region Strategic lists and itineraries: Choose from lists of the best parks for hiking, wildlife, families, and scenic drives, or make your way down the list of the top ten national parks experiences across the country The best outdoor adventures in every park, including backpacking, biking, mountain climbing, kayaking, rafting, and more, plus detailed hike descriptions and trail maps marked with distance, duration, effort level, and trailheads National parks road trips with driving times and advice for linking multiple parks, interesting stops between them, and nearby attractions and state parks Comprehensive planning resources: With detailed maps and transportation tips, you'll have the tools to explore each park or region individually, or visit multiple for an epic national parks trip Expert advice from former park guide and award-winning author Becky Lomax on how to avoid crowds, what time of year to visit, and where to stay inside and outside the parks, from campgrounds to hotels Know before you go: Find essential background on climate, terrain, wildlife, history, and safety precautions, plus practical information on park fees, passes, and reservations, including how to obtain and use a National Parks Pass Gorgeous, full-color photos throughout, plus a handy keepsake section for your national parks stamps and a detachable fold-out poster map Whether you're trekking to striking vistas, rafting a wild river, or camping under the stars, find your park adventure with Moon USA National Parks. For more in-depth information on a specific park, check out Moon's national parks travel guides.

National Parks Guide USA

National Parks Guide USA
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Author: Julie Beer
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781426323140
Release: 2016
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Kids' companion to the popular National Geographic guide to national parks of the United States"--Cover.

Wonders of the National Parks

Wonders of the National Parks
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Author: Ford Cochran
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1629972169
Release: 2015-07-08
Editor: Unknown

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Drives of a Lifetime

Drives of a Lifetime
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Author: National Geographic
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781426210969
Release: 2014-10-08
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

National Geographic presents the great outdoors through the world’s best auto trips, for nature lovers, hikers, and adventurers. Pack your suitcase, load up the car, and head for the open road! This lavishly illustrated, hardcover travel planner and gift book gives you every bit of information you'll need to navigate 400 amazing driving routes in some of the world's most fascinating locales. This practical travel planner provides specific, in-depth descriptions of the sights each drive offers. A clear, detailed, easy-to-read map of each route. Useful information on the best time to travel. And insider tips to help you get the most out of every fabulous trip. Abundant sidebars call your attention to standout sights along the drive or entertaining background information on the region and its culture. While handy indeed as a planner, Drives of a Lifetime doubles as a full-color gift book with more than 200 dazzling, large-format photos and crisp, evocative text that will enchant armchair travelers. The book immerses you in the unique appeal and beauty of hundreds of inviting locales. Sample entries include the road to the spectacular ancient ruins in and around Angkor Wat in Cambodia; the Natchez Trace Parkway, along an ancient Native American trail through Mississippi; the scenic old coastal route from Dublin to Wexford in Ireland; an off-road dune drive in Dubai; the famous ocean views along the Cabot Trail in Nova Scotia, Canada; the Winelands Route through South Africa's Western Cape; a drive among the incredible land formations in South Dakota's Badlands; and an archaeological tour through Syria. In addition, you'll find several fun Top Ten lists: skyscraping drives, Mediterranean island roads, African wildlife excursions, and more. Chapters organized by theme include Ultimate Road Trips, featuring famous drives such as Highway One down the California coast; Over Hill and Mountains; By Sea and Shore; The Road Less Traveled, highlighting unpaved and untamed routes and safaris; Village Byways through some of the world's most picturesque hamlets; and Historic Trails, tracing the paths of history's great builders and explorers. Whether you travel these storied routes by car or through the pages of the book--countless wonders await your discovery in Drives of a Lifetime.

Moon USA National Parks

Moon USA National Parks
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Author: Becky Lomax
Pages: 700
ISBN: 9781640499195
Release: 2020-10-13
Editor: Hachette UK

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

They've been dubbed America's best idea for a reason: get inspired, get outdoors, and discover the wild beauty of the United States with Moon USA National Parks. Inside you'll find: Coverage of all 62 national parks, from the misty mountains of the east and the redwoods of the west to the glaciers of Alaska and volcanoes of Hawaii, organized by region Strategic lists and itineraries: Choose from lists of the best parks for hiking, wildlife, families, and scenic drives or make your way down the list of the top ten national parks experiences across the country The best outdoor adventures in every park, including backpacking, biking, climbing, kayaking, rafting, and more, plus detailed hike descriptions and trail maps marked with distance, duration, effort level, and trailheads National parks road trips with driving times and advice for linking multiple parks, interesting stops between them, and nearby attractions and state parks Comprehensive planning resources: With maps and transportation tips, you'll have the tools to explore each park or region individually, or visit multiple for an epic national parks trip Expert advice from former park guide Becky Lomax on how to avoid crowds, what time of year to visit, and where to stay inside and outside the parks, from campgrounds to hotels Know before you go: Find essential background on climate, terrain, wildlife, history, and safety precautions, plus practical information on park fees, passes, and reservations, including how to obtain and use a National Parks Pass Gorgeous, full-color photos throughout, plus a handy keepsake section for your national parks stamps and a detachable fold-out poster map Whether you're trekking to striking vistas, rafting a wild river, or camping under the stars, find your park adventure with Moon USA National Parks. For more in-depth information on a specific park, check out one of Moon's national parks travel guides.

Complete Guide to the National Park Lodges

Complete Guide to the National Park Lodges
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Author: Kay L. Scott,Kay Scott
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780762783892
Release: 2012-03-20
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The definitive guide to memorable staysin America’s most beautiful places.

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States

National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States
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Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9781426203930
Release: 2009
Editor: National Geographic Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Offers descriptions, road maps, itineraries, travel tips, costs, and contact information for national parks ranging from Virginia's Shenandoah to Alaska's Glacier Bay.

National Parks of America

National Parks of America
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Author: Lonely Planet,Amy C Balfour,Greg Benchwick,Sara Benson,Emily Matchar,Carolyn McCarthy,Becky Ohlsen,Regis St Louis,Patrick Kinsella,Stephanie Pearson
Pages: 501
ISBN: 9781760341787
Release: 2016-06-01
Editor: Lonely Planet

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Explore all 59 of America's National Parks with this inspirational coffee table book. Beautiful landscape photography and wildlife illustrations will wow readers. Practical ideas on where to stay and what to do help readers plan visits, and detailed itineraries make it easy. A wonderful introduction to America's National Parks for all the family.

100 Parks 5 000 Ideas

100 Parks  5 000 Ideas
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Author: Joe Yogerst
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781426220104
Release: 2019
Editor: National Geographic

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"A guide to the best parks in the United States and Canada, including activity and accommodation information; information on nearby attractions; top ten lists; and information on local fare"--

United States National Parks

United States National Parks
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Author: National Geographic Maps
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1597754218
Release: 2013-01-01
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK: