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Hiking The Southwest's Geology - Four Corners Region

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 by Ralph Hopkins



Eager to explore the dramatic canyons, mesas, and isolated mountain ranges of the Colorado Plateau? Naturalist and photographer Ralph Hopkins leads you through the region to reveal its geologic history and expose its most spectacular scenery. Each of the 50 diverse hikes are headlined with the geologic features you'll encounter and detailed discussion of the landscape you'll see on the trail. Handy information blocks list hike length, elevation, difficulty, and more. Introduction to basic geologic history and principles. Stunning full-color photographs throughout. Areas covered are Arizona's Plateau hikes including the Grand Canyon. Utah's Plateau Hikes including all of Utah's National Parks. Colorado and New Mexico Plateau Hikes.Other Moab area hikes include Fisher Towers, Goblin Valley, and the San Rafael Swell. SOftcover

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