Canyon Wilderness of the Southwest by Jon Ortner

By Jon Ortner

Canyon desert of the Southwest, a rare publishing fulfillment, is an awe-inspiring visible odyssey via one of many world’s maximum treasures. fantastically photographed by means of well known photographer Jon Ortner, this deluxe, numbered, signed, and restricted version showcases greater than 2 hundred photos, together with seventy five panoramas, shot in additional than 50 destinations throughout a 130,000-square-mile region that incorporates nationwide Parks, nationwide Monuments, country Parks, desolate tract components, BLM holdings, and local American Tribal Lands. Каньон пустыне на юго-западе, выдающимся достижением публикации, является впечатляющим визуальным одиссеи через одно из величайших сокровищ мира. Красиво сфотографировал известный фотограф Джон Ортнера, этот роскошный, пронумерованы, подписаны, и ограниченным тиражом витрины более 2 hundred изображений, в том числе seventy five панорам, снятых в более чем 50 местах по всей a hundred thirty 000 квадратных миль области, которая включает национальные парки, памятники национального значения, государственные парки, природные заповедники, BLM холдингов, и индейских племенных землях.

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The good news is that the best of what Lanai has to offer is absolutely free. There’s snorkeling and swimming in the sapphire waters of Hulopoe Bay, more than 100 miles of underused hiking trails, whale-watching along deserted beaches, and overwhelming natural beauty everywhere you look. There’s even a public golf course where you pay your greens fees (you decide on an appropriate amount) into an honor box. Lanai’s waters are the clearest in Hawaii, primarily because they haven’t been polluted by development.

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The beaches, carved out of lava fields, are stunning, and the sun shines almost every day. In particular, we love the turquoise waters, multicolored coral gardens, and kaleidoscopic array of tropical fish at Kealakekua Bay, which we consider the best snorkeling spot in all of Hawaii. ) Keep in mind the sheer size of the Big Island. You can’t experience it in a few days. You’ll need a week just to see the coast and the volcano. And that doesn’t even leave much time for Hilo, the green sand beach, helicopter tours, and hikes to waterfalls .

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