Adventuring in the California Desert: A Sierra Club Travel Guide

Adventuring in the California Desert: A Sierra Club Travel Guide

by Lynne Foster
     
 

Providing detailed information and advice on outdoor activities ranging from backpacking and rock climbing to exploring pioneer and Native American sites, this popular guidebook shows readers how to enjoy the vast California desert to the fullest without harming its fragile ecology. Author Lynne Foster also covers the natural, geologic, and human history of the

Overview


Providing detailed information and advice on outdoor activities ranging from backpacking and rock climbing to exploring pioneer and Native American sites, this popular guidebook shows readers how to enjoy the vast California desert to the fullest without harming its fragile ecology. Author Lynne Foster also covers the natural, geologic, and human history of the region, and offers tips on desert safety and survival, weather conditions, clothing, and equipment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780871563941
Publisher:
Sierra Club Books
Publication date:
10/28/1997
Series:
Adventure Travel Guides
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
518
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 5.32(h) x 1.22(d)

Meet the Author

Lynne Foster is the author of Mountaineering Basics, Exploring the Grand Canyon, and Take a Hike! The Sierra Club Kid's Guide to Hiking and Backpacking. She lives in the eastern Sierra Nevada, near Bishop, California.

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