Hiking Utah

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For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuideĀ® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Hiking Utah features seventy-five of the finest trails Utah's remarkable backcountry has to offer-from day hikes to overnight adventures. This comprehensive guide...

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Overview

For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuideĀ® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Hiking Utah features seventy-five of the finest trails Utah's remarkable backcountry has to offer-from day hikes to overnight adventures. This comprehensive guide will provide all the information you need to get the most out of hiking this geologic wonderland.
Look inside to find:
Hikes suited for every ability
Accurate directions to the trailhead
Comprehensive trail descriptions
GPS-compatible maps
Difficulty ratings, trail contacts, fees/permits, best hiking seasons,
and much more

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762725663
  • Publisher: Globe Pequot Press
  • Publication date: 6/1/2005
  • Series: State Hiking Series
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 640,449
  • Product dimensions: 6.16 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Bill Schneider, the co-founder of Falcon Publishing, is a veteran outdoorsman and author of more than twenty books on backpacking, day hiking, and natural history in the American West. He lives in Helena, Montana.

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Table of Contents

Preface ix
Hiking the Desert 1
Following Faint Trails 2
Archaeological Resources, the Law, and You 3
How to Use This Book 4
Map Legend 6
Northern Utah: The Wasatch, Uinta, and Stansbury Ranges, and Dinosaur National Monument
1 Wellsville Mountains 8
2 Malans Peak 11
3 Deseret Peak 14
4 Gobblers Knob 17
5 Mount Raymond 21
6 Lake Blanche 24
7 Lone Peak Area via Lake Hardy 27
8 Red Pine Lakes 32
9 The Pfeifferhorn 35
10 Mount Timpanogos via Aspen Grove Trail 39
11 Santaquin Peak 43
12 Mount Nebo 46
13 Daniels Canyon Nature Trails 49
14 Dry Canyon and Clegg Canyon 51
15 Center Canyon 53
16 Thornton Hollow 55
17 Log Hollow 57
18 Round, Sand, and Fish Lakes 60
19 Three Divide Lakes 64
20 Four Lakes Basin 67
21 Stillwater Drainage 72
22 West Fork Blacks Fork 75
23 Kings Peak 78
24 Rock Creek 82
25 Yellowstone Drainage 86
26 Eastern Uintas Highline Trail 89
27 Jones Hole Creek 92
Honorable Mentions, Northern Utah
A Smithfield Dry Canyon Trail 96
B Alexander Basin 96
C Lone Peak via Draper Ridge 97
D Great Western Trail-Uinta National Forest 98
E Row Bench 98
F Hidden Lake 99
G Burnt Fork 99
H Dinosaur National Monument 100
Central Utah: The Great Basin, Fishlake National Forest, Wasatch Plateau, San Rafael River, and Book Cliffs
28 Tule Valley 102
29 Swasey Peak 105
30 Notch Peak 107
31 Wah Wah Mountains 110
32 Skyline National Recreation Trail 113
33 Fish Lake Mountains 115
34 Fish Creek Lake 118
35 Fish Creek 120
36 San Rafael River 123
37 Lower Black Box 126
38 Upper Black Box 129
Honorable Mentions, Central Utah
I Delano Peak 132
J Bullion Canyon Trail System 132
K Boulder Top Trails 133
L Slickrock Trail 134
M Left Fork of Huntington Creek 134
N Thompson Canyon 135
Southern Utah: The National Parks, Pine Valley Mountains, BLM Wilderness, Escalante River, Henry Mountains, and Grand Gulch Area
39 Pine Valley Mountains 138
40 Kolob Arch 141
41 Under-the-Rim Trail 145
42 Hackberry Canyon 148
43 Lower Muley Twist Canyon 152
44 Swett Canyon 155
45 Egypt-Twentyfive Mile Wash 158
46 Main Moody Canyon 161
47 Upheaval Dome 164
48 Dark Canyon 167
49 Bridges Loop 172
50 Fish Creek and Owl Creek Loop 176
51 Arch Canyon 179
52 Mule Canyon 182
53 Marching Men and Tower Arch 185
54 Negro Bill Canyon 188
Honorable Mentions, Southern Utah
O Canaan Mountain 192
P Rattlesnake Creek and Ashdown Gorge 193
Q Paria Canyon 193
R Navajo Point 194
S Fable Valley 195
T Grand Gulch 195
U Behind the Rocks 196
The Art of Hiking 197
Appendix A Trail Finder 218
Appendix B Local Conservation Organizations 222
Appendix C Federal and State Agencies 223
Appendix D Finding Maps 228
About the Author 229
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