From the award-winning author of National Parks of the USA, Kate Siber, this stunning book showcases an amazing adventure activity to try in every single state. 50 Adventures in the 50 States features gripping outdoors activities, vividly illustrated and described alongside fascinating facts about the nature and geography of each activity location - the very best the U.S.A. has to offer budding young adventurers!
Each adventure is illustrated with a beautiful, poster-worthy image, with pull-out facts about how the adventure activity is accomplished and key information about the area's natural and cultural highlights.
Activities range from the high-octane, such as wind surfing the Gulf Coast in Texas or canyoneering in Utah, to the magical and inspiring, such as soaking in natural hot springs in Idaho, stargazing from a train in Nevada and witnessing the synchronous firefly displays in Tennessee. Wonder at the beauty as you:Walk on an active glacier in AlaskaClimb the highest peak in the Northeast in New HampshireHorseback ride through ancient canyons with a Navajo guide in ArizonaSurf the iconic Venice Beach in CaliforniaThis book is to be pored over and treasured by aspiring adventurers - be they children or adults!
The 50 States series of books for young explorers celebrates the USA and the wider world with key facts and fun activities about the people, history and natural environments that make each location within them uniquely wonderful. Beautiful illustrations, maps and infographics bring the places to colourful life.
Also available from the series:The 50 States, The 50 States: Activity Book, The 50 States: Fun Facts, 50 Cities of the U.S.A., 50 Trailblazers of the 50 States, 50 Maps of the World, 50 Maps of the World Activity Book, Only in America! and We Are the 50 States.
Publisher: Wide Eyed Editions
Number of pages: 112
Dimensions: 310 x 256 mm
"Eye-catching." -- Kitty Flynn * The Horn Book Guide *
"Okay, kiddos, get ready...you're going on an adventure around the country-and in your own backyard." * Durango Herald *
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