Rockhounding Washington

Author: Lars Johnson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493019106
Release Date: 2018-07-01
Genre: Nature

This book provides detailed directions and GPS coordinates to the best rockhounding sites in Washington, with valuable tips on what to tools to bring and how to conduct your search. Comprehensive lists of minerals or fossils for each site and excellent color photos will help you know what to look for and to identify what you’ve found. Information on clubs, rock shops, museums, and special attractions are provided. Rockhounding Washington is a must-have for anyone interested in collecting their own minerals, gems, and fossils in the region.

Rockhounding Delaware Maryland and the Washington DC Metro Area

Author: Robert Beard
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493014965
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Nature

With this informative guide, you can explore the mineral-rich areas' of Delaware, Maryland, and Washington D.C., from the beaches to the mountains. It describes the areas' best rockhounding sites and covers popular and commercial sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide also describes how to collect specimens, includes maps and directions to each site, and lists rockhound clubs. Rockhounding Delaware, Maryland, and Washington D.C. offers a complete introduction to this many-faceted hobby and is an invaluable sourcebook.

Rockhounding Arizona

Author: Gerry Blair
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781461745877
Release Date: 2008-10-14
Genre: Nature

Updated and revised to reflect the latest information on this alluring state of extremes, Rockhounding Arizona includes more than seventy of Arizona's best rockhounding sites and their emblematic activities, from jasper hunting in the historic mining district near Bagdad to searching for gold in the Superstition Mountains and digging for turquoise at the foot of the Hieroglyphic Range. Rockhounding Arizona covers popular and commercial sites as well as little-known areas. It describes where to view mineral specimens and prehistoric artifacts at Grand Canyon and Petrified Forest national parks, as well as on tribal lands. Brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals, this handy reference also includes maps, and directions to each site as well as to museums, rock shops, and major tracts of public land. For the beginner, it offers a complete introduction to this many-faceted hobby. For the expert, it is an outstanding guide and sourcebook.

Rockhounding Idaho

Author: Garret Romaine
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762763313
Release Date: 2010-05-04
Genre: Nature

A complete guide to Idaho's best sites for collecting rocks, minerals, gems, crystals, fossils, and gold.

Rockhounding Virginia

Author: Robert Beard
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493028535
Release Date: 2017-05-15
Genre: Nature

Explore the mineral-rich region of Virginia with veteran rockhound Robert Beard’s Rockhounding Virginia and unearth the state’s best rockhounding sites, ranging from popular and commercial sites to numerous lesser-known areas. Featuring an overview of the state’s geologic history as well as a site-by-site guide to the best rockhounding locations, Rockhounding Virginia is the ideal resource for rockhounds of all ages and experience levels.

Rockhounding Alaska

Author: Montana Hodges
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762765751
Release Date: 2010-06-15
Genre: Nature

Rockhounding Alaska will be an in-depth guide to the rocks, minerals and fossils legally found and collected within the state. The book will contain a light, informative overview of the geologic history of Alaska as well as a site-by-site guide to approximately 70 collecting locations. Included with every site will be clear concise driving directions, a GPS position and list of major attractions and local amenities. The exciting locations stretch from Kodiak Island to the Arctic Circle and range from ancient fossilized sea creatures to precious gems and gold nuggets.

Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest

Author: Garret Romaine
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493014835
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Nature

Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in the pacific northwest region. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. The write-ups for each locale include driving directions, GPS coordinates, historical information, land ownership restrictions, full-color photos, and geological background. Features include: Full-color images GPS coordinates Geology basics Tools of the trade for every level of collector Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Mount St Helens

Author: Fred Barstad
Publisher: Falcon Guides
ISBN: 1560446978
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This book is written for the backpacker who wants to see the volcanic wonders of Mount St. Helens, but doesn't necessarily want to backpack extensively. Covered in this guide are 25 of the best day hikes in the Monument, including three short barrier-free trails and several hikes for families.

Lonely Planet Reisef hrer Malta Gozo

Author: Abigail Blasi
Publisher: Mair Dumont DE
ISBN: 9783829789943
Release Date: 2016-06-08
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet E-Books sind besonders praktisch für unterwegs und sparen Gewicht im Reisegepäck! E-Book basiert auf: 1. deutsche Auflage 2016 Mit dem Lonely Planet Malta & Gozo auf eigene Faust unterwegs auf den maltesischen Archipels. Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 200 Seiten gibt die Autorin sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefert Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreibt alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten mit aktuellen Öffnungszeiten und Preisen und präsentiert ihre persönlichen Entdeckungen und Tipps. Erleben Sie eine Insel, die viel zu bieten hat: prähistorische Stätten, Kalksteinklippen, versteckte Buchten und freundliche warmherzige Menschen. Die 10 Highlights, die Sie auf keinen Fall versäumen sollten, sind in einem farbigen Kapitel zusammengefasst und machen Lust auf Land und Leute. Wo übernachten und essen? Für jedes Reiseziel gibt es eine Auswahl an Unterkünften und Restaurants für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel. Abgerundet wird der Guide durch Übersichts- und Detailkarten, Themen-Specials, zahlreiche Reiserouten und Verkehrswege und - damit Sie gut auf den Inseln zurechtkommen - einem Sprachführer. Der Lonely- Planet-Reiseführer Malta & Gozo ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen. Ob Backpacker oder Pauschalreisender - mit dem Lonely Planet im Gepäck sind Sie garantiert bestens gerüstet. Tipp: Erstellen Sie Ihren persönlichen Reiseplan durch Lesezeichen und Notizen... und durchsuchen Sie das E-Book mit der praktischen Volltextsuche!