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Other titles in the Explorer's Guide Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada series:
Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada: Great Destinations: A Complete Guide, Including Sequoia & King's Canyon, Death Valley & Mammoth Lakes (Great Destinations Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada)by David T Page
Synopses & Reviews
"Consistently rated the best guides to the regions covered...Readable, tasteful, appealingly designed. Strong on dining, lodging, and history."—National Geographic Traveler
Distinctive for their accuracy, simplicity, and conversational tone, the diverse travel guides in our Great Destinations series meet the conflicting demands of the modern traveler. They're packed full of up-to-date information to help plan the perfect gateway. And they're compact and light enough to come along for the ride. A tool you'll turn to before, during, and after your trip, these guides include these helpful features:
Chapters on lodging, dining, transportation, history, shopping, recreation and more!
A section packed with practical information, such as lists of banks, hospitals, post offices, landromats, numbers for police, firee, and rescue, and other relevant information
Maps of regions and locales
YosemiteandThe Southern Sierra Nevada covers Yosemite to the Kern River Plateau and includes Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Parks, Giant Sequoia National Monument, the Mammoth Mountain/Mammoth Lakes region, Owens Valley and Eastern Sierra, and Death Valley National Park.
Awarded the 2009 Bronze Medal in the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation's annual Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition: "Whether you want to stand on a glacier or have a beer with local bikers, this is the definitive (as well as wonderfully eccentric) guide to the immensity of the southern Sierra and Owens Valley. John Muir would be pleased."--Mike Davis, author of and
This Explorer's Great Destinations guidebook covers Yosemite to the Kern River Plateau and includes Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, Giant Sequoia National Monument, the Mammoth Lakes region, Owens Valley and Eastern Sierra, as well as Death Valley National Park.
About the Author
David T. Page has written for the Discovery Channel, the New York Times, Los Angeles Times Magazine, Backcountry, and Men's Journal. He has won several awards, including BATW's Best Guidebook of 2010; a 2009 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award; and OWAC's 2008 Writer of the Year.
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