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New! 101 Classic Hikes of the Southwest

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Focusing on the best hikes in the four corner states, 101 Classic Hikes of the Southwest will take readers on an adventure across Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and New Mexico.

Look inside to find:

  • Full-color photos
  • Accurate directions to the trailhead
  • Detailed trail descriptions, and GPS-compatible trail maps
  • Difficulty ratings, elevation gains, and more for every featured hike

Available March 5, 2024 from Amazon and bookstores.

Revised and Updated- Camping Arizona

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Now in it's 4th edition, Camping Arizona is a complete guide to Arizona's many and varied public campgrounds.

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Hiking Northern Arizona, 4th edition, 2021

Hike 24 map

Hike 21 SP Crater

SP Crater is closed to public access from January through May to protect golden eagle nesting sites. Hike 22, Colton Crater, doesn't appear to be affected by this seasonal closure, but please obey all signs and closure areas.

Hike 24 Bonito Crater

The Park Service no longer allows cross-country hiking within Sunset Crater National Monument, so this hike is no longer legal. In addition, the pull-off at the start of the hike is blocked by rocks. Here is an alternative hike:


Hiking Arizona's Superstition and Mazazal Country, 2nd Edition

New Cross F Trailhead map

Hike 35 Marion Spring- new trailhead location. The Cross-F Trailhead has been moved just south of the old location as described in Finding the Trailhead. From the old trailhead, continue south on the old highway less than 0.1 mile, then turn right (west) and drive less than 0.1 mile to the signed trailhead at the end of the road. The new trailhead was constructed by volunteers working with the Arizona Trail Association. GPS: N 33 54.534', W 111 29.232'


Just Revised and Updated- Publish!

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Publish! How To Publish Your Book as an E-Book on the Amazon Kindle and in Print with CreateSpace

Revised and Updated October 2020: CreateSpace, Amazon's print-on-demand service, is now integrated into the Kindle Desktop Publishing platform (KDP). This means that you can manage all your titles, e-book and paperback, from the KDP Bookshelf. The text has been completely revised to reflect this, although the subtitle of the book still refers to CreateSpace.

Just Revised- Desert Hiking Tips

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Completely revised and updated as of September 2020

Learn to adventure well through prickly flora, poisonous fauna, and scorching sun. With these vital tips, you’ll get to know the desert backcountry and prepare to thrive in lessthan hospitable terrain. Stay hydrated even miles away from fresh water sources, find the right gear, and set up camp for what can be a magical night under the desert sky.

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