Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks Guide Book

by Susan Springer Butler (Falcon Guides)
Scenic Routes and Byways Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks  by Susan Springer Butler

262pp/pics/maps/desc
ISBN: 1560446331

Written for those who love sight-seeing, this book offers information about some of the most spectacular scenery in the West. The wonders of these two national parks are introduced in 17 drives that cover all available roads with the parks and nine roads leading to them from Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Tips on camping, fishing, hiking, wildlife viewing and more is also included.

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Trails from the "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 28.
... Preview: Beginning by a beautiful aqua lake, a 155-mile drive through three states and their small towns, along pioneer routes that carry you through forest, canyon, and vale to the Snake River Canyon and Jack ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Hoback Canyon, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 155
... Preview: A scenic, 89-mile drive through the Gallatin River Canyon, with the Gallatin Mountains to the east and the Madison Range to the west. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Bozeman, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 89
... Preview: A 16-mile journey offering a bit of everything that’s special about the park: the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, wildlife, hydrothermal features, and the largest high mountain lake in the US From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Lower Yellowstone Falls, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 16
... Preview: A straight 12-mile drive that bisects the Grand Loop and crosses the forested Solfatara Plateau. The least interesting drive in the park, but also the most expedient way to pass from one side of the p ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Lower Yellowstone Falls, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: A 5-mile drive through town and a beautiful 48-mile route through dramatic rock-ridged Shoshone Canyon and Wapiti Valley and thick pine forest to Yellowstone National Park’s East Entrance. Theodore Ro ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
West Yellowstone, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: A 55-mile trip, beginning in high scrubby desert, through Wind River Valley badlands, climbing to high Togwotee (TOH-gah-dee) Pass, and descending into Jackson Hole, approaching the Grand Tetons from ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Moran, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 55
... Preview: Beautiful 26-mile drive, climbing from the East Entrance through a high mountain pass, past two small lakes, and down to the rocky shoreline of Yellowstone Lake, where the first geothermal features ar ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Mammoth, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 26
... Preview: A visit to a beautiful old hotel in a pristine setting, and a 21-mile tour along the forested western shore of Yellowstone Lake to a fascinating geyser basin nestled along the shoreline. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
West Thumb, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: A 5-mile drive from the oldest official Yellowstone entrance to Mammoth Hot Springs and old Fort Yellowstone, original home of the US Cavalry when it was stationed in the park. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Miner, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: A 34-mile drive east of the Tetons on the valley road, surrounded by working ranches, dude ranches, and sagebrush outwash plains, alongside the Snake River. Two side drives, one to Kelly and the Gros ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Jackson Lake, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 115
... Preview: A 6.8-mile drive connecting Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Mammoth, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: A pleasant 51-mile drive north to south that follows the course of the Yellowstone River through Paradise Valley. Flanked on the east by the high Absaroka (Ab-SOR- kee) Mountains and on the west by th ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Livingston, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 51
... Preview: A 14-mile drive that climbs past geothermal areas, waterfalls, scenic forest, and meadow to fascinating Norris Geyser Basin. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
West Yellowstone, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: About an 18-mile drive along a high road between Lava Creek Canyon and Blacktail Deer Plateau. Scenic overviews are beautiful, though not dramatic. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Mammoth, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 18
... Preview: This 37-mile drive by some of the most spectacular scenery in America runs the length of the park, from the southern entrance at Moose to the northern border at the Rockefeller Parkway. The road, ofte ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Moose, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 37
... Preview: A 21-mile drive through high meadows and forests, by many small lakes, waterfalls, and fumaroles. Stop at dramatic Golden Gate Canyon for a wonderful overview before moving on to the travertine terrac ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Lower Yellowstone Falls, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: A 29-mile drive that begins in thick forest and continues through a stark canyon into a river valley formed by glaciers over the past 13,000 years. This valley offers good wildlife viewing, including ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Mammoth, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 29
... Preview: A 16-mile drive through the world’s largest and most amazing region of geothermal activity, with mud pots, fumaroles, hot springs, and geysers scattered in abundance across the landscape. A short side ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Old Faithful, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 16
... Preview: About a 75-mile tourthrough pleasant high desert with good mountain vistas, through the narrow Hoback River Canyon to its junction with the Snake River, which leads north to Jackson and the beginning ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Hoback Canyon, WY - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 75
... Preview: A 65-mile drive that climbs through national forest to a 10,947- foot plateau overlooking mountain ranges of two states. The famous Beartooth Highway, a National Scenic Byway, crosses the highest elev ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks"
Hardin, MT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 65