From the Back Cover
Your insiders guide to the best places and prices
Plan the perfect national park vacation
From Acadia to Yellowstone to Olympic, Americas national parks are packed with awe-inspiring vistas and fun things to do. How do you plan the perfect trip? Relax! This friendly guide is overflowing with information and tips on the 15 most popular parks.
- Down-to-earth trip-planning advice
- What you shouldnt miss and what you can skip
- The best hotels, campgrounds, and restaurants
- Lots of detailed maps
About the Author
Kurt Repanshek, is a misplaced Easterner, has been roaming the Rocky Mountains since 1985, when he arrived in Wyoming as state correspondent for The Associated Press. A freelance writer now based in Park City, Utah, he has managed to find his way to the top of the Grand Teton; paddled portions of the Green, Colorado, and Middle Fork of the Salmon rivers, as well as Yellowstone's Shoeshone and Yellowstone lakes; and cross-country skied in the pre-dawn cold to catch sunrise on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, all in the pursuit of stories. He is the author of Hidden Utah
and Hidden Salk Lake City & Beyond
(both from Ulysses Press), and his work has appeared in Audubon, Sunset, National Geographic Traveler, and Hemispheres
, among other publications.