“David T. Page presents a thorough, entertaining guide to the region. It contains an unusually detailed section on the natural history of the area, sure to appeal to Page’s outdoor-minded readers. It’s a joy to read.” (Society of American Travel Writers Foundation)
From the Back Cover
This is the only complete traveler's guide to California's Southern Sierra Nevada, covering the region from Yosemite National Park to the Kern River Plateau. Includes chapters on Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Parks (and the newly-created Giant Sequoia National Monument), the Mammoth Mountain/Mammoth Lakes region (including Mono Lake), the Owens Valley & Eastern Sierra, and Death Valley National Park.
Author David Page chronicles the roads, towns and scenic wonders within the national parks and along the edges of some of the most spectacular wilderness in North America, with detailed reviews of accommodations, dining, recreational activities, guides, outfitters, provisions, campsites, trailheads, and the many points of historic and cultural interest along the way. With stunning photos and detailed maps throughout, this guide is a must-have for your trip.