Hiking The Escalante: In The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument And The Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 2nd Edition
The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument covers 1.7 million acres in southern Utah, offering the hiker an experience of deep solitude surrounded by a wealth of geological, biological and archaeological treasures. Hiking the Escalante opens the door to exploration of this highly scenic area of meandering canyons with relatively few marked trails. This guidebook lists fifty hikes by degree of difficulty and includes directions to trailheads, instructions for how to follow particular routes, choice of side canyons along the way, suggestions for loop hikes, and occasional alternative destinations. Along with hike descriptions, the book provides information on the geology, natural history, and human history of the area. This new edition contains seven new hikes new photographs, and updated information about hike terrain.
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