Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Hiking the Southwest's Canyon Country, 3rd Edition” as Want to Read:
Hiking the Southwest's Canyon Country, 3rd Edition
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Hiking the Southwest's Canyon Country, 3rd Edition

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  13 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews

* More than 100 hikes included
* Includes lesser-visited Dinosaur National Monument, Salinas National Monument, Snow Canyon State Park, and northern San Rafael Swel, as well as the major parks and wilderness areas
* Includes trips in more recently designated national monuments and wilderness areas such as Grand Staircase-Escalante, Canyons of the Ancients, Black Ridge Can
...more
Paperback, 286 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Mountaineers Books (first published November 1st 1990)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about Hiking the Southwest's Canyon Country, 3rd Edition

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-37)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Peter Tillman
Jul 27, 2016 Peter Tillman rated it it was amazing
This is an unusual guidebook, in that the author lays out a series of suggested itineraries for the Colorado Plateau country, sized for a 2-3 week vacation. This would be an ideal guidebook for a first-time hiker-visitor to the US Southwest. But old hands won't feel left out, or condescended to -- Hinchman writes clearly and directly, and knows her stuff. She notes that her guidebook is directed towards the "non-jock" reader.

I've been to many of the places and specific hikes that she recommends,
...more
Ryan Mishap
Jan 21, 2009 Ryan Mishap rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: guide-books
A handy little guide for all things sandstone. A good primer for those just starting out to explore the amazingnessess of the southwest. The major parks are included, as well as some lesser known hikes. Some might say that the internet renders guide books like this obsolete, but teh interwebs, as my friend dave says, aren't all that handy for direct information. Rather, the internet is like a leaf pile, with all the leaves mixed up and for you to sort through. A book like this, though, compiles ...more
Alice Chen
Alice Chen rated it it was amazing
Jul 08, 2015
Don Olsen
Don Olsen rated it really liked it
Jul 15, 2016
Rick
Rick rated it it was amazing
Jan 19, 2014
Joe
Joe rated it it was ok
Aug 12, 2013
Tamar
Tamar rated it it was amazing
Aug 23, 2015
Jan Irons
Jan Irons rated it really liked it
Dec 18, 2016
Nicole
Nicole rated it liked it
Aug 28, 2014
Rob Bignell
Rob Bignell rated it liked it
Oct 09, 2015
Mark Hutchings
Mark Hutchings rated it really liked it
Jun 28, 2015
Anand Mandapati
Anand Mandapati rated it really liked it
Oct 17, 2014
Nancy Elkington
Nancy Elkington rated it really liked it
Jun 03, 2015
Colin
Colin marked it as to-read
Dec 28, 2010
Wendy
Wendy marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2011
Ben
Ben marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2012
Markus
Markus marked it as to-read
Nov 06, 2012
Gponym
Gponym added it
Feb 24, 2013
steven list
steven list marked it as to-read
Dec 30, 2013
Laurel
Laurel added it
Nov 29, 2014
Alanna
Alanna marked it as to-read
Dec 23, 2014
Jon
Jon marked it as to-read
Jan 03, 2015
Ann
Ann marked it as to-read
Feb 22, 2015
Arthur Kuehne
Arthur Kuehne marked it as to-read
Jun 17, 2015
Nathan
Nathan marked it as to-read
May 07, 2016
Dave
Dave marked it as to-read
Jul 31, 2016
Charles Wade
Charles Wade marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2016
Lucinda
Lucinda is currently reading it
Mar 14, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book