Yosemite: The Complete Guide: Yosemite National Park

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James Kaiser, 2007 - Travel - 295 pages
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From luxury lodges to rugged multi-day backpacks, this handy guide reveals the best of Yosemite National Park through vivid, full-color photography and informed writing. More than 20 hikes, ranging from easy to difficult, are covered in depth, with trail descriptions, elevation charts, maps, and photos. Chapters on history, geology, ecology, and wildlife are included along with essential information on lodging, camping, outdoor adventures, and popular park activities in Yosemite Valley, Tuolumne Meadows, Wawona, and Hetch Hetchy. From the world-famous views of cliffs, waterfalls, polished granite domes, and giant sequoia groves to fine dining at the High Sierra Camp, this comprehensive travel companion allows anyone to access this fascinating park.
 

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User Review  - Kelly Barrett - Goodreads

This guide was a good introduction into Yosemite with many subjects given some description. This is a good starting point, but much more information is needed to plan a trip to Yosemite. I had many ... Read full review

Review: Yosemite, The Complete Guide: Yosemite National Park

User Review  - Karli - Goodreads

I love this guidebook. It's organized effectively by different areas of the park and it provides a good starting place for planning the different hikes/excursions/sights you might embark on. Of course ... Read full review

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Contents

ADVENTURES
19
BASICS
32
GEOLOGY
41
ECOLOGY WILDLIFE
57
HISTORY
89
YOSEMITE VALLEY
127
GLACIER POINT
189
TIOGA ROAD
215
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS
241
WAWONA HETCH HETCHY
287
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James Kaiser is an award-winning travel writer and photographer and the author of Acadia: The Complete Guide, Grand Canyon: The Complete Guide, and Joshua Tree: The Complete Guide.

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