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Exploring the Great Basin

Gloria Griffen Cline

Exploring the Great Basin

by Gloria Griffen Cline

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Basin
    • Subjects:
    • Fur trade -- Great Basin -- History.,
    • Great Basin -- Discovery and exploration.,
    • Great Basin -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Gloria Griffen Cline.
      SeriesAmerican exploration and travel series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF789 .C57 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 254 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3180254M
      ISBN 100313242410
      LC Control Number83022871
      OCLC/WorldCa10230622

      focuses on the Four Corners region. Central Nevada is discussed on this page, centering on the town of Fallon, hometown of Gerald Trainor. Trip guides for the region are listed, as well as amenities in thte town of Fallon. Prehistory, geology and biology of the Great Basin and Lahonton Valley are discussed. Including the ancient Lehman caves and the hot, dry expanse of Death Valley, the Great Basin region has many natural wonders for visitors to explore. Salt Lake City, Utah, and old mining towns offer even more cool things to do. This book invites r.

        Exploring the Great Basin: Camping in the Anza-Borrego Desert, Hiking around the Calico Early Man Site, to Sand Boarding the Ancient Sand of Coral Pink Sand Dunes. The canyon is a natural conduit through the Book Cliffs between the . Spend your days exploring scenic trails nearby and come home to the beautiful views from your secluded cabin. Wake up early for a sunrise hike, go fishing at a nearby lake, or sleep in and find a shady tree to read under in the afternoon. Book your stay in Great Basin Cabins through Travelocity today and choose from available options.

        Great Basin National Park – Visiting and Staying. Whenever I plan a trip to a National Park I buy a general guidebook, looking for one that focuses on hiking trails and exploration. The book that I used for Great Basin was by Bruce Grubbs, Exploring Great Basin National Park. To be honest, there are not a lot of Great Basin guidebooks out.   The focal point of Great Basin National Park is Lehman Caves and the Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive. This is the only part of the park maintained to Yosemite standards by the Park Service, and it gets the vast majority of attention from visitors. From the Visitor Center in the town of Baker, Nevada, the road climbs to the Lehman Caves : Don Whitebread.


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