National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States, 5th Ed. (National Geographic Guide to National Parks of the United States)

4.25 avg rating
( 451 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780792253228: National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States, 5th Ed. (National Geographic Guide to National Parks of the United States)

Featuring 80 all new maps and more than 350 photos, this guide is the most comprehensive, up-to-the-minute book of its kind on the market today. A perennial favorite with almost a million copies sold in previous editions, it reflects National Geographic's century-long association with America's national parks system and its peerless reputation for travel expertise and cartographic excellence.
The book opens with an essay by Yellowstone authority Paul Schullery, and an introduction to the guide with a locator map showing all 58 of these American treasures (including the newest, South Carolina's Congree National Park). Next, the parks are presented alphabetically region-by-region, with individual maps and geographical profiles of each. These colorfully illustrated descriptions offer tours tailored to the time available, whether it's an hour or a week, and tell visitors the best spots to enjoy hikes, spectacular vistas, wildlife and more. Itineraries and directions, special activities and advisories, and suggestions of hotels and campgrounds are provided, along with scores of ideas for excursions to nearby wildlife refuges, monuments, and other nature areas of exceptional interest—140 in all.
From planning a trip to making the most of every minute, here's all the information anyone could want on the scenic national parks plus invaluable recommendations and advice from the National Geographic writers who know them well.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

National Geographic Society
Published by National Geographic (2006)
ISBN 10: 0792253221 ISBN 13: 9780792253228
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Geographic, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0792253221

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

National Geographic Society
Published by National Geographic (2006)
ISBN 10: 0792253221 ISBN 13: 9780792253228
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Geographic, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0792253221

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

National Geographic Society
Published by National Geographic (2006)
ISBN 10: 0792253221 ISBN 13: 9780792253228
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Geographic, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110792253221

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

National Geographic Society
Published by National Geographic
ISBN 10: 0792253221 ISBN 13: 9780792253228
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Geographic. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0792253221 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.3182664

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds