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.
Subjects: American WestEnvironmentWestern HistoryTravel/RecreationNature
Through stories of numerous historical characters Black details the long debate among fly-fishing devotees on the relative merits of dry or wet flies.
Cary takes the reader on a journey through the habitats of New Mexico's three hundred kinds of butterflies.
The prospecting past of Arizona has been kept alive through the notorious tales included here.
Raymond Shewnack invites fishermen to hone their hunting skills, sharpen their senses, and become predators in the trout stream.
Including over 800 color photos, this authoritative guide is the first of its kind for the Middle Rio Grande Bosque of New Mexico.
"These stories catch fish. And all of them are hefty lunkers."--John Nichols, from the Foreword
For both visitors and natural history buffs, this book includes seventy-five examples of some of the most common and conspicuous wildflowers in the Rocky Mountains from southern Wyoming to New Mexico.
How the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company contributed to the development of Southwest tourism.
Jackson brings to life this important route which the Spanish extended north into present-day New Mexico in 1598.