A well balanced one-stop guide to Death Valley National Park in California.
This book is the perfect companion for planning and seeing the park. All major features, hikes and other landmarks are described in detail as the book guides you through the park. Activities, wildlife, plants and geology are discussed and explained.
High peaks surround the lowest valley in the USA. Death Valley National Park in southeastern California is a geologic wonderland and a place of extremes – the hottest place on earth. This family-friendly guide is perfect for those who want to explore the beauty of this park on a short vacation. We've kept it short but well-researched, so you neither get lost in the book nor in the park. And we've packed it full of color photos, so you can start the vacation in your head before you even get there. It’s your one-stop guide for everything you need to know to plan your visit, including:
• How to get the most out of your visit
• "Don’t miss spots" in the park
• Fun activities in the park
• Wildlife and Vegetation
• Background information
• 108 full-color photographs
This is the third volume in a new book series guiding you to and through great "don’t miss spots" of our beautiful nation. Each book presents one destination for travelers to enjoy as part of a round-trip or by itself. The books are focused on the beauty and uniqueness of the national parks.