About the Book
Lonely Planet's California and Southwest USA's National Parks is your passport to the most up-to-date advice on what to see and skip. Hike down the Grand Canyon, marvel at Sequoia and chase waterfalls in Yosemite; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of California and Southwest USA's National Parks and begin your journey now! Inside the Lonely Planet's California and Southwest USA's National Parks Travel Guide:
Up-to-date information - all businesses were rechecked before publication to ensure they are still open after
2020's COVID-19 outbreak
User-friendly highlightsand itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
Essential infoat your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices, emergency information, park seasonality, hiking trail junctions, viewpoints, landscapes, elevations, distances, difficulty levels, and durations
Focused on the best hikes, drives, and cycling tours
Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, camping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, summer and winter activities, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
Contextual insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, geology, wildlife, and conservation
Over52 full-color trail and park maps and full-color images throughout
Useful features- Travel with Children, Clothing and Equipment, andDay and Overnight Hikes
Covers Joshua Tree, Redwood, Sequoia, Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Zion and more!
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's California and Southwest USA's National Parks, our most comprehensive guide to the region's national parks, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled.
Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's USA for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.
Looking to visit more North American national parks? Check out USA's National Parks, a new full-color guide that covers all 59 of the USA's national parks.
Just looking for inspiration? Check out Lonely Planet's National Parks of America, a beautifully illustrated introduction to each of the USA's 59 national parks.
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