Guide To Upper Salt River in Arizona

Article number: RM-978-0-9913896-0-5
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The Guide to the Upper Salt River is a must-have guidebook for your trip down Arizona's Salt River. Durable and waterproof, with USGS maps and excellent descriptions of river features. This book covers the entire permitted portions from the put-in at Highway 60 through the South Gleason River Access to the take-out at Highway 288 on the Upper Salt River. Spiral bound format with full color topo maps on right side and complete text descriptions on the facing page. Color photos highlight some of the river's more famous attractions and features. Excellent mile by mile information on rapids, campgrounds, geological features, historical sites and reference points. The topo maps are the same scale as the original USGS maps. The contour lines and accurate shape of the river really help you keep track of where you are. High quality waterproof, tear-resistant paper handles the splash and abuse of negotiating rivers. This guidebook also includes numerous side hikes and interesting features away from the river. Includes info pages on frequently asked questions about boating the river, area geology, archaeology, resources protection and plants found along the river, as well as emergency contact information.

RiverMaps map books "go with the flow". Each map is oriented so the river flows upward on the page. No more turning your map upside down or twisting your head to read it. RiverMaps map books are printed on water-resistant paper specially made for all-weather use. The maps measure 8-1/2 x 14 inches - much larger than most river guide books. The books have spiral binding and stiff covers that make them lay flat and easy to use. RiverMaps map books are printed with USGS 7. 5' topographic maps as the background at the original map scale of 2,000 feet per inch. Additional information is added for river runners, including river mileage, campsites, rapids, and other features of interest. These maps provide more information to river runners who want to see more of the river corridor. Theyre great for planning side hikes!

 

Product Details


 

  • Authors: Duwain Whitis & Barbara Vinson
  • Copyright: 2014
  • Size: 9"w x 14"h waterproof paper
  • Pages: 27
  • Map Pages: USGS 7.5" color topo reproductions
  • Scale: 2,000 feet per inch (1:24,000)
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