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Grand Canyon National Park
Title:
Grand Canyon National Park
ISBN:
9781742207254
Physical Description:
255 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 20 cm.
General Note (Repeatable):
Includes index.
Contents:
Plan your trip. Welcome to the Grand Canyon ; Grand Canyon National Park map ; Grand Canyon's top 20 ; Need to know ; If you like ; Month by month ; Itineraries ; Activities ; Travel with children ; Travel with pets -- On the road. South Rim. Day hikes ; Overnight hikes ; Cycling ; Driving ; Other activities ; Tours ; Sights ; Sleeping ; Eating and drinking ; Shopping -- Around South Rim. Kaibab National Forest (South Rim) ; Tusayan ; Valle ; Williams ; Flagstaff ; Havasupai Reservation ; Sedona ; Cameron ; Lake Mead and Hoover Dam ; Las Vegas -- North Rim. Day hikes ; Overnight hikes ; Driving ; Other activities ; Sleeping ; Eating and drinking -- Around North Rim. Kaibab National Forest (North Rim) ; Fredonia ; Kanab ; Along Highway 89 ; Page and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ; Vermilion Cliffs and Marble Canyon -- Colorado River. Planning ; Rafting ; Rafting routes -- Understand. Grand Canyon today ; History ; Grand geology ; Geologic wonders ; Wildlife of the Grand Canyon ; Environmental issues and conservation ; Native Americans of the Grand Canyon -- Survival guide. Clothing and equipment ; Directory A-Z ; Transportation ; Health and safety.
Abstract:
Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Go rafting on the Colorado River, ride a mule down into the Grand Canyon, or view it from above on a helicopter ride around the canyon's rim; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Grand Canyon National Park and begin your journey now! Inside the Lonely Planet Grand Canyon Travel Guide: User-friendly highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests. Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots. Essential info at your fingertips-- hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices, emergency information, park seasonality, hiking trail junctions, viewpoints, landscapes, elevations, distances, difficulty levels, and durations. Focused on the best-- hikes, drives, and cycling tours. Honest reviews for all budgets-- eating, sleeping, camping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, summer and winter activities, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss. Contextual insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience.
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Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
Carlton, Victoria ; Oakland, CA : Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd, 2016.