The Hiking Book Series, (Base Camp Guides)
by Deborah Wall
Situated in the heart of the magnificent Southwest, Las Vegas is surrounded by spectacular natural landscapes. Within easy reach are five national parks, including Zion, Grand Canyon, and Death Valley. Dozens of state parks, regional preserves, recreation areas, and public lands offer amazing variety, from sand dunes and salt flats to alpine meadows, waterfalls, and ancient forests. Unique plant and animal life as well as archaeology, paleontology, and fascinating Wild West history are all waiting to be discovered in this region, making Las Vegas an ideal basecamp: Hikers can enjoy solitude and unspoiled wilderness by day and world-class urban amenities by night. Base Camp Las Vegas includes 101 of the best hiking destinations within hours of Las Vegas.
by Pete K.J.
Coming December, 2018, published by Imbrifex Books
Denver is an awesome base camp. You can hike to the top of a mountain and enjoy the sunrise, and still be at work in the morning. You can relish amazing wilderness on afternoons and weekends, and hit a great restaurant and sleep in your own bed each night. The day hikes herein have been meticulously selected, whittled down from hundreds available within 2.5 hours of the city center. Many are much closer. Whether you are just beginning to explore the Front Range, or are a seasoned hiker looking to break out of a rut, this book is a ticket to adventure.