Hiking Grand Staircase-Escalante & the Glen Canyon Region
The Glen Canyon region of southern Utah is a desert paradise of mesas, buttes,slickrock canyons and boundless solitude. Much of the region is roadless, and the best way to explore this wilderness is to hike it. In this book you will find 59 detailed hike descriptions covering hundreds of miles of trails and canyoneering routes in this vast region. Included are Grand Staircase-Escalante N. M., Grand Gulch, Dark Canyon, Natural Bridges National Monument and the Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness. Provides detailed maps and tips on desert safety, coping with heat and dehydration, backcountry travel, driving remote desert roads, trailhead access and services. Various maps and photos.