Take an unforgettable journey to the spectacular Four Corners region of the American Southwest with this highly acclaimed guide. Whether you actually visit this magnificent land-where to borders of Utah, Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico converge-or prefer to experience it from the comfort of an easy chair, this beautifully written book will inspire and guide you every step of the way. It contains complete information on the fascinating history, geography, and culture of the region; touring instructions for numerous trips throughout the area, with extensive coverage of Southwest Indian Country; Engaging personal narratives that bring the High Southwest alive in vivid detail; Meticulous listings of lodgings, restaurants, shops, outdoor activities, and cultural events. Explore these and other compelling destinations: The Spanish Rio Grande towns of Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Taos, and others in between; National and state parks and mountains, such as Mesa Verde, Bryce Canyon, Grand Staircase Escalante, Capitol Reef, Canonlands, Sunset Crater, Dead Horse Point, Arches, and Canyon de Chelly; Towns that evoke the spirit of the frontier, including Durango, Silverton, and Telluride, Colorado.
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Robert L. Casey has traveled the High Southwest for five decades and was a longtime resident of Arizona. He now lives in Seattle, Washington.
"I've been prowling around, living in, and writing about the Four Corners states for more than 40 years, and I still find myself learning from Journey to the High Southwest. It's the best guide to this part of the world I've ever seen--and that includes the ones I've written myself." --Tony Hillerman
"Quite simply the best guide I've found to the Four Corners. It lists accommodations, shops, restaurants, and information about natural hisotry and geography--everything you need for a memorable visit." --Martin Rapp, Travel & Leisure
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Book Description Globe Pequot, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 6th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0762704993
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