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Our goal is to enhance each visitor's appreciation of public lands by providing quality educational materials, both free and for sale, in our outlets in park visitor centers, other agency contact stations, and through our online catalog.

Desolation / Gray Canyons Travel Kits
Headed to Arches? Floating the San Juan River? Our travel kits contain suggested items for all areas covered by CNHA.

Featured History

Moab and Grand County (Images of America series)
The story of survival and properity in the remote desert of southeastern Utah is told through vintage images from the Museum of Moab archives.

The San Rafael Swell (Images of America series)
The landscape of this remote place was so rugged that it was the last area in the continental United States to be mapped. The San Rafael Swell is filled with historical images that tell the story of this fascinating area.

Blow Sand in His Soul - Bates Wilson
Bates Wilson is the man responsible for the enduring wildness of Needles, Maze and Island in the Sky. This cowboy-cum-diplomat is the father of Canyonlands.

Revised and expanded edition of the classic account of the uranium mining rush and penny stock boom that gripped the Colorado Plateau in the 1950s.

The Moab Story: from Cowpokes to Bike Spokes
A history of Moab told like a good story around a campfire.

Where God Put The West - Movie Making in the Desert
The list of stars and producers who made movies in Moab and Monument Valley reads like Who's Who in Hollywood. This fascinating book takes you behind the scenes of decades of movie making in the desert.

The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons
The uncut version of Powell's narrative of the 1869 journey down the Green and Colorado rivers.


Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell

Canyon Country Chronicles: Moviemaking

Charlie Steen's Mi Vida

Cinema Southwest (New Expanded Edition! )
This revised and updated edition provides film buffs and casual moviegoers alike with a comprehensive guide to filmmaking in the American Southwest.


Hole in the Rock
These tough pioneers cut a wagon passage through 200 miles of unbelievably rugged wilderness country.

Story of Life at Wolfe Ranch
Delightful story about late 1800 ranch and family life in what is now Arches National Park.

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