Frommer's Easyguide to National Parks of the American West (Easy Guides) (Paperback)
Frommermedia, 9781628870664, 252pp.
Publication Date: April 11, 2014
List Price: 10.95*
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Quick to read, light to carry with expert advice in all price ranges, Frommer's EasyGuide to National Parks of the American West is the complete up-to-date reference for travelers who want to maximize their visit in the smartest, most time-efficient way. Frommer's trademark candid and accessible expertise offers reviews on selecting the correct park for you based on interests and length of stay, complete with suggested driving tours. The guide also covers where to find the best hiking trails, rafting, rock climbing, wildlife viewing, scenery and campgrounds. Insightful commentary on everything from the natural attractions to avoiding crowds and finding the best times to visit, as well as finding the right place to stay.
About the Author
Eric Peterson has been writing about travel for more than 20 years. Beyond covering the Rockies in numerous Frommer's guidebooks, he has also written about skiing, hiking, and other ways to get up and down mountains for such publications as the New York Daily News, Delta Sky, and his own Ramble series of travel books. When he's not on the road, he covers the arts, technology, and city-building for Confluence Denver, a 'hyper-local' website. Eric lives in Denver with his wife, Jamie, and their trusted canines, Mimi and Duncan. Don Laine has traveled and written extensively about the Rocky Mountains and Southwest since moving to New Mexico over forty years ago, especially the region's national parks and monuments. He has authored several Frommer's guidebooks to the region. Don lives in northern New Mexico.