National Geographic : 1979 Apr
outdoor adventure series! Step onto the rim, ifyou dare,and look down pastyour toes into chasms of wonder. AMERICA'S MAJESTIC CANYONS takes you to more than 30 magnificent canyons. Throughout the 208 color-splashed pages, you'll discover the beauty and grandeur of these wondrous creations of nature. Explore the Snake River's Hells Canyon, the world's deepest gorge. Climb Mexico's forbidding Barranca del Cobre. Enjoy the spectacular beauty of Hawaii's Waimea Canyon. Canoe between the bluffs of the Upper Iowa River gorge. In Nahanni National Park try one of Canada's great wilderness boat trips. Hike a stretch of Arizona's Grand Canyon. Drift through Pine Creek Gorge, the "Grand Canyon" of Pennsylvania. And climb a granite cliff in Yosemite National Park. In chapter after chapter, you and your family will marvel at America's natural wonders. Stone sentinels carved by yesterday's wind and water ... sheer cliff faces that turn gold at sunset . . . fast rivers with turbulent rapids. This exciting adventure book is available only from the National Geographic Society. Simply detach and mail the form on your right or write directly to National Geographic. 4mericas STINy Get away from it all and discover America's wild, quiet places. National Geographic takes you on exciting outdoor adventures to the Sawtooth Range of Idaho, New York's Adirondacks, the North Woods of mid America, Louisiana's Atchafalaya Swamp, California's Death Valley, and Alaska's Lake Clark region. As you explore the rich diversity of these change-of-pace wilder ness areas, you'll find high adventure! Set sail for the romantic,sun-blessed ISLESCARIBBEAN From tiny Aruba-through the Grenadines past Barbados, St. Lucia, Dominica, and Antigua-to the U. S. Virgin Islands, this exciting book takes you to the isles that dot the blue-green Caribbean. Swim in the clear waters . . . walk along a sandy beach . . bask in the tropical sun. Every island is different, yet they all offer remarkable scenery and glorious climate. You'll enjoy this contemporary voyage to one of the most romantic parts of the world!