Travel/Recreation

A Walk Around the Horizon

Discovering New Mexico's Mountains of the Four Directions
By Tom Harmer

Outdoor enthusiasts and armchair travelers alike will relish Harmer’s precise account of his backpacking adventure, in which this sixty-two-year-old Anglo discovers the realities of complicated cultural legacies, ecological challenges, and human foibles counterpoised against his own strengths and frailties.

49 Trout Streams of Southern Colorado

By Mark D. WilliamsW. Chad McPhail

Anyone planning a fishing trip to beautiful southern Colorado needs this book to locate the best fly-fishing streams.

A Mad, Crazy River

Running the Grand Canyon in 1927
By Clyde L. Eddy

In 1927 Clyde Eddy recruited a handful of college students to serve as crewmen and loaded them, a hobo, a mongrel dog, and a bear cub into three boats and set out to travel the length of the Colorado River. This book is the original narrative of that foolhardy and thrilling adventure.

Tony Hillerman's Landscapes

Southwest Map and Guide
By Anne HillermanDon Strel

This handsomely illustrated map shows you where to find many of the landscapes Tony Hillerman loved and wrote about.

By the Way . . . A Guide to New Mexico's 25 Scenic Byways

By Laurie FrantzLesley S. KingMarti Niman

This handy and appealing book provides the most up-to-date guide for those who want to explore New Mexico's officially designated Scenic Byways and their off-the-beaten-track destinations.

Old Yellowstone Days

By Paul Schullery

This new edition of the first book to collect accounts of early visits to Yellowstone includes a new Foreword by park historian Lee H. Whittlesey.

Gentlemen Preferred Dry Flies

The Dry Fly and the Nymph, Evolution and Conflict
By William Black

Through stories of numerous historical characters Black details the long debate among fly-fishing devotees on the relative merits of dry or wet flies.

Butterfly Landscapes of New Mexico

By Steven Cary

Cary takes the reader on a journey through the habitats of New Mexico's three hundred kinds of butterflies.

Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of Arizona

By W. C. Jameson

The prospecting past of Arizona has been kept alive through the notorious tales included here.

The Fly-Fishing Predator

By Raymond Shewnack

Raymond Shewnack invites fishermen to hone their hunting skills, sharpen their senses, and become predators in the trout stream.

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