This exciting book, by Michel Digonnet, the author who literally wrote the book on hiking in Death Valley, has presented another must-have for all desert lovers.
“With a total protected area of 9.1 million acres, California’s Mojave Desert is one of the best-preserved ecosystems in the United States, and a formidable playground for hiking, mountaineering, and backpacking. This book describes 130 peak climbs selected among 41 mountain ranges to celebrate this region’s remarkable geological, botanical, and historical diversity, and its breathtaking landscapes…Illustrated with 100 computer-generated topographic maps and 160 photographs, it covers:
- Death Valley National Park
- Joshua Tree National Park
- Mojave National Preserve
- Mojave Trails National Monument
- Castle Mountains National Monument
- 12 designated wilderness areas”
Click here for a sneak peek (or is it peak…?).
This is a book that is beautiful enough to be library worthy, but the second you crack the cover, you will be ready to lace up your hiking boots and put it to good use. Pair this with one of our Adventure Kits and you will be set to go!
The book is a wealth of knowledge at the price of $20 with 15% coming back to us here at MDLT.