Books about Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone is the largest national park in the lower 48 states. As such, it can be daunting simply finding the popular places that everyone knows about. And finding the out of the way places - the places few others bother to see - can be a near impossible task without something pointing the way.

As such, a good guidebook to Yellowstone National Park is highly recommended. These books can point the way to whatever interests you - whether it be fishing, geology, hiking or just general scenic drives.

Yellowstone National Park Guidebooks

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Best Easy Day Hikes Yellowstone National Park : Yellowstone National Park is one of the great outdoor destinations on the planet, with spectacular vistas, intriguing geology, and abundant and varied wildlife. This updated and revised edition, published in a convenient, pocket-size format, describes 30 of the best day hikes in the park.    
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Day Hikes Around Yellowstone National Park : Day Hikes in Yellowstone National Park includes a thorough cross-section of eighty-two hikes throughout this national park. Now in its fourth edition, the guide includes all of the park's most popular hikes as well as a wide assortment of secluded backcountry trails.    
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Fishing Yellowstone National Park, 3rd ed. : This comprehensive guide, filled with an expert's insights, is written for all anglers, regardless of tackle, skill level, or age. There are directions to more than 100 productive fishing sites, with more than 50 maps showing the way up and down the drainages.    
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Frommer's Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks : Frommer's Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks is packed with all the facts, tips and descriptions you need to have perfect park vacation, in a pocket size guide.    
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Hiking Grand Teton National Park : With this comprehensive guide, veteran hiker and outdoors writer Bill Schneider provides all the information you need to get the most out of hiking this magnificent area.    
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Hiking Yellowstone National Park : This thoroughly revised and updated guide features 109 hikes in Yellowstone National Park. Readers will find detailed maps, field-checked information on all of the trails, elevation charts, difficulty ratings, and ratings and information on backcountry camping. Hiking tips and information on avoiding confrontations with bears round out this classic guidebook.    
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National Geographic Road Guide to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks : Road map guide to what can be seen on a driving tour of Yellowstone National Park.    
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Outdoor Family Guide to Yellowstone & Grand Teton Parks : Discover Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parksupdated activities that everyone will enjoy! More than 50 outings that the entire family will relish in Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. New features include PARC (Pretty Amazing Really Cool) fun facts to capture children's imaginations and a "Choose Your Adventure" chart that directs families to outings that perfectly suit their interests. Includes tips on biking, hiking, horseback riding, and paddling with children.    
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Photographer's Guide to Yellowstone and the Tetons : Now photographers can make the most of their visits to the parks with the help of the expert information in this first-ever guide to Yellowstone and the Tetons especially for photographers. Where and when to go, how to find the best shots, what equipment to take and techniques to use, park rules and regulations, how to avoid the crowds-all illustrated with brilliant color images. A must-have for anyone who wants to take great pictures in the parks.    
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Photographing Yellowstone National Park: Where to Find Perfect Shots and How to Take Them : This guide is designed to allow the average visitor to comfortably manage the vast abundance of subjects within Yellowstone National Park and to answer the crucial questions of what is worth photographing and how to do that in a way that will result in postcard-perfect photos of the park's landscapes and wildlife. An appendix provides a suggested itinerary to plan a visit to each district.    
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The Yellowstone Fly-Fishing Guide : This fine little guidebook to the best fishing in Yellowstone Park discusses aquatic and terrestrial insect emergences and activity periods, fly patterns to imitate these insects, and effective fishing techniques. Included are specific locations, access points and trailheads, distances, and terrain descriptions.    
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Top Trails Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks : Whatever you're looking for, there's a trail for you in Yellowstone and the Tetons. Make the most of a trip to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks by exploring the absolute best trails that the parks have to offer. The latest in the Top Trails series covers the most exciting dayhikes and overnight/backcountry trips in these two popular parks, from the roaring geysers of Yellowstone to the singular mountain scenery of Grand Teton.    
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Yellowstone & Teton Parks Trails Illustrated Map Bundle : Seeking the best combination of detailed maps and value for your trip to the Yellowstone and Grand Teton area, then get our bundle pack. It includes both Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Park Trails Illustrated Maps, providing you coverage of the entire region, while saving you over 15%.    
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Yellowstone Expedition Guide: The Modern Way to Tour the World's First National Park : Yellowstone Expedition Guide is the modern way to explore America's oldest national park. This unique guide combines a beautifully illustrated 288-page guidebook with a self-guide audio tour (CD) that explains the story behind Yellowstone's famous geysers. It's like touring Yellowstone with a park ranger by your side! That's not all. It also includes a bonus CD-ROM that lets you take a virtual tour of the park at home on your computer.    
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Yellowstone National Park (Images of America) : Elizabeth Watry has done a superb job of putting together the best and most complete selection of historic Yellowstone Park photographs currently available. Countless dozens of photos, many never before published, are now available for viewing with concise, interesting, and factual comments on various facets of the history of our first National Park.    
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Yellowstone National Park for Kids, Preteens, and Teenagers : Yellowstone National Park for Kids, Preteens, and Teenagers includes easy-to-read descriptions, photographs, and diagrams of the park's wildlife, history, and geology and it highlights some of the best hikes and attractions for children visiting Yellowstone. It also includes several Yellowstone themed word games and puzzles, an animal checklist, and a packing list geared toward children, preteens, and teenagers. Even parents and other adults will benefit from this entertaining and educational book.    
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Yellowstone National Park Trails Illustrated Map : Detailed and accurate topographic trail map for Yellowstone National Park. Includes a detailed road network and popular trails, complete with use restrictions, mileages, elevation gains, and difficulty ratings. Popular attractions and park services are clearly identified. UTM and Latitude/Longitude grids ensure ease of use with GPS or compass navigation.    
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Yellowstone Treasures: The Traveler's Companion to the National Park : Along with fascinating facts and anecdotes, readers will learn of Yellowstone's geyser basins and the frequency of the geysers, out-of-the-way hikes, and flora and fauna. Easy-to-understand scientific explanations and diagrams complement an array of short walks, the right season for camping, and the park's campgrounds and facilities.    
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