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Kidding around the national parks of the Southwest

a young person"s guide

by Sarah Lovett

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by J. Muir in Santa Fe, N.M .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New
    • Subjects:
    • National parks and reserves -- Southwest, New -- Guidebooks -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Children -- Travel -- Southwest, New -- Guidebooks -- Juvenile literature.,
    • National parks and reserves -- Guides.,
    • National monuments -- Guides.,
    • Southwest, New -- Guidebooks -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Southwest, New -- Description and travel -- Guides.

    • About the Edition

      A guide to the natural history, cultural history and sights of interest in the national parks and monuments of the Southwest.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesNational parks of the Southwest.
      StatementSarah Lovett ; illustrated by Glen Strock.
      ContributionsStrock, Glen, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE160 .L66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1878700M
      ISBN 100945465726
      LC Control Number90039057

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Kidding around the national parks of the Southwest by Sarah Lovett Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Guide to National Parks of the Southwest is for anyone who yearns to explore America's greatest places. This guide covers fifty-two sites with great historical, biological, geological, or archaeological significance. Each one is different and unique; each has a story to tell. There are caves, canyons, rivers, deserts, mountains, frontier /5(12).

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Following the best-selling, comprehensive National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States, this series of regional guides features in-depth coverage and breathtaking images of all the major parks in each region, as well as information about national wildlife refuges, national seashores, forests, preserves, and other scenic areas.4/5(7).

The ultimate Southwest National Parks road trip the majestic beauty of the Southwest’s red rocks and deep canyons make for an essential American road trip.

In just eight days, it is possible to explore five National Parks within driving distance of each other, with time left over to hike, bike or lounge along the way. The tallest dunes in North America are a favorite destination for adrenaline junkies after the snow on Colorado's ski slopes melts.

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National Parks of the U.S.A. is a finely crafted book of high quality that will endure years of enthusiastic reading. This book is a treasure for parents because it Author: Leslie Doran.

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This Southwest National Parks Road Trip is one of the very first road trips we took as a family back in when we thought RV living was just a temporary phase of our life and way before we started blogging (so I apologize for the lame pics).

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My friends the Roving Vails have great tips on camping and RVing in and around the U.S. National Parks. If you don’t see the park you are looking for, scroll up to see if one of the books series above has a book set there.

Children’s books for a family trip to Acadia National Park.The Southwest team works avidly with a varied and complex set of stakeholders to champion the region’s national parks. The area’s booming population poses threats to parks through increased tourism and recreation, heightened development pressure, and expanded energy infrastructure.

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