To fully appreciate this amazing landscape, read Susan M. Neider’s Color Country: Touring the Colorado Plateau.
For anyone planning to visit the area, or for anyone who has visited the area, or for any armchair travelers imagining the area, I heartily recommend Color Country.
The book focuses on the national and state parks of one specific region, the Colorado Plateau, and allows one to see a diverse set of sites as an integrated whole.
When I first bought this book I was greatly disappointed because I was looking for a guide to the geology of Utah and it fails miserably at this. Read morePublished 12 months ago by G. L. Simms
Same book they sold at the Bryce Canyon visitor's center for a few dollars less, and it is completely new. Read morePublished 14 months ago by TommyP