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.
Headed to Arches? Floating the San Juan River? Our travel kits contain suggested items for all areas covered by CNHA.
Where are you headed?
Anasazi Heritage Center
Arches National Park
Canyon Rims Recreation Area
Canyonlands National Park
Canyons of the Ancients
Cedar Mesa & Grand Gulch Primitive Area
Dark Canyon Wilderness Area
Desolation / Gray Canyons
Hovenweep National Monument
Manti-La Sal National Forest
Natural Bridges National Monument
Nine Mile Canyon
San Juan River
San Rafael Swell
Stuffed Animals & Puppets
Young Adult Reading
The Magic School Bus and the Climate Challenge
Ms. FrizzleÂ’s students are putting on a play about global warming, and they need some cold, hard facts. A hop on the Magic School Bus takes the kids on a whirlwind tour from the Arctic to the equator.
Based on an ancient Zuni story, this tale illustrates the original Zuni teller's concern with kindness to others and respect for nature's gifts.
Why the Moon Paints Her Face Black
A Southern Paiute sky story colorfully illustrated by members of the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah.
This giggle-worthy book is a fun way to introduce children to facts about animals.
Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
a perfect way to bring the fun and amazement of these majestic places to kids. This guide is both accessible and tons of fun. Full-color photographs and layering of information make facts jump off the page.
KNOTS ON A COUNTING ROPE
In this poignant story, the counting rope is a metaphor for the passage of time and for a Native American boy's emerging confidence facing his greatest challenge: blindness.
In the Land of Standing Rocks: Arches and Canyonlands National Parks
Join the Parkers, an intrepid family of four, as they adventure into Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. Part of the award-winning Adventures with the Parkers series for kids 8-13.
The Cougar comes alive with the flip of your thumb! Also lots of facts about the cougar to help kids learn about this big predator.
Bighorn Sheep Flipbook
The Bighorn Sheep comes alive with the flip of your thumb, and the page reverses offer a 360 degree animation of the bighorn!
I Am Wild
Wildlife of the National Parks
This book for young readers will delight young and old with interesting facts and beautiful illustrations.
Who Pooped on the Colorado Plateau?
Scat and Tracks for Kids
Ideal for teaching young children about animal behavior, diet, scat and tracks. Lots of fun illustrations and a charming story too!
The Illuminated Desert
$17.95 (on sale!)
Award-winning ABC book with lavish illustrations and thoughtful prose that bring you to a deeper understanding of the beauty and magic of the desert on the Colorado Plateau.
Phoebe and Chub
Phoebe has many friends. But many of her friends are endangered. Have fun exploring the canyon with Phoebe and Chub in this cute kids story about friendship and some of the endangered animals of canyon country.
Ancient Dwellings of the southwest
I Howl, I Growl
Join the lively creatures of the desert as they race, chase, howl, and growl across the pages of this clever board book.
A-MAZE-ING Western Parks and Monuments
A whole book of fun mazes for kids of all ages. Just enough information to peak your interest and hours of fun for everyone on vacation.
**Marlene Mody-Information Specialist**
Bugs For Lunch
A fun rhyming story. A very good story for small children and the illustrations are amazing. In the back of the book, there is lots of information on each of the animals from the story, an added bonus for kids. A must for bug lovers.
**Marlene Mody-Information Specialist**
COYOTE PLACES THE STARS
Based on A Wasco Indian legend, this story about the origin of the constellations is joyfully retold and vibrantly illustrated.
Coyote Steals the Blanket (Ute tales)
In one of our most popular children's books, coyote gets into trouble once again.
TEN LITTLE RABBITS PAPER BACK
The Magic School Bus: Inside the Earth
WHEN CLAY SINGS
Wildlife of Cactus and Canyon Country
A fun-filled activity book packed with interesting facts about desert life.
Moab Information Center
Canyonlands Natural History Association (435) 259-6003 (800) 840-8978
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