Guide to National Parks by National Geographic is an informative and comprehensive guidebook that provides expert travel advice, candid tips for hiking and wildlife spotting, and detailed maps to help navigate your way through America’s great outdoors.
The book devotes a section to each of the sixty-three National Parks in the U.S., as well as some of the other federally protected lands. Each park is featured with a breathtaking image on the start page, and an interactive U.S. map shows the location of each of the parks.
The book includes a brief, historical overview for each park followed by information useful to both short-term visitors and those looking to plan longer trips. The main highlights and features of each park are described, and options for lodging, dining, and other nearby sights are provided. In addition to the photographs, features such as terrain maps and driving directions help those planning a National Parks trip to know what to expect.
Filled with more than 300 dazzling photographs and 80 full-color maps, this inspiring book reveals the best the United States has to offer―right in its own backyard. The book is a must-have for any National Parks trip and gives a quick and easy, yet authoritative, way to prepare for your visit.
What I Liked
Lovely reference book.
What I Did Not Like
Nothing – very well organized.