Useful resources

Here's a selection of websites, books and photographers I've found both useful and inspirational. However, there's no substitute for talking to people. They're often the source of info you won't find anywhere else.

 
Hiking sites
 

Roadtrip Ryan

Anasazi Hikes

Todd's Hiking Guide

GJ Hikes

 
Books

 

Nature / History / Travel / Philosophy

 

Edward Abbey

Desert Solitaire

 

Craig Childs

The Secret Knowledge of Water

Soul of Nowhere

House of Rain

The Way Out

Finders Keepers

 

Terry Tempest Williams

Red

 

Frank McNitt

Richard Wetherill - Anasazi

 

Davis Petersen

Cedar Mesa - A Place Where Spirits Dwell

 

WL Rusho

A Vagabond for Beauty

 

Anne Zwinger

Wind in the Rock

 

David Roberts

In Search of the Old Ones

Sandstone Spine

 

Robert S McPherson

Comb Ridge and its People

 

Hiking Guides

 

Peter Tassoni

A Hiking Guide to Cedar Mesa – The bible, but don't be fooled by the hike timings. It will probably take you longer than he does!

 

Bill Schneider

Exploring Canyonlands & Arches National Parks

 

Ron Adkinson

Hiking Grand Staircase Escalante and the Glen Canyon Region

 

Dave Wilson

Hiking Ruins Rarely Seen

 

Michael Kelsey

Canyonlands National Park

Canyon Hiking Guide to the Colorado Plateau

Hiking and Exploring Utah’s San Rafael Swell

 

David Day

Utah’s Favourite Hiking Trails

 

Jim Beard

Cedar Mesa Hikes

 

Fran & Terby Barnes

Moab Country Day Hikes

More Moab Country Day Hikes

 

Photographers

Richard Kaylin

Tom Till

Rick Schafer

Videographers

Dana Hollister

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