The Guide to the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon is durable and waterproof, with USGS maps and excellent descriptions of river features.
Authors: Tom Martin & Duwain Whitis
Copyright: 2013 fifth edition
Size: 9″w x 14″h (It’s BIG)
Map Pages: USGS 7.5″ color topo reproductions
Scale: 2,000 feet per inch (1:24,00)
Spiral bound format with full color topo maps on right side and complete text descriptions on the facing page printed on high quality waterproof paper.
This book covers the entire river, from Lees Ferry to Lake Mead. It includes mile-by-mile information on rapids, campgrounds, side hikes, geological features, historical sites and reference points. The contour lines and accurate shape of the river really help you keep track of where you are.