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High Uinta Trails (Foundations of Archaeological Inquiry)

by John Veranth

  • 192 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Utah Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Mountain - Utah,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnoarchaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Travel - United States,
  • SOC,
  • SOC003000,
  • Archaeology,
  • Hiking,
  • Travel / United States / West / Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, UT, WY),
  • Material culture,
  • Social archaeology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8085788M
    ISBN 100874806321
    ISBN 109780874806328

    Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on “Backcountry Tough” waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation. Other features found on this map include: Ashley National Forest, High Uintas Wilderness, Kings Peak, Marsh Peak, Mount Lovenia, Uinta National Forest, Wasatch National Forest.   Please don’t ruin these great trails for everyone. The set of trails is what is officially known as the Wolverine ATV Trail. The 50 inch trails here were lots of fun and vary in difficulty. Most any 4×4 ATV, and any dirt bikes could go anywhere. The trails can get dusty and are all very rocky. This is true for all trails in the Uintas.

    Utah Office of Tourism Council Hall, Capitol Hill, N. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT The high line trail is the premier trail in the Uintas and many people had written about hiking part of it, but not many had gone from one end to the other. I thought this trail would be documented more like the Appalachian trail or other long distance trails that follow the spine of the Rockies.

    Buy a cheap copy of High Uintas Backcountry book by Jeffrey Probst. High Uintas Backcountry is a trail guide and trip planner on the the High Uinta Mountains of Utah. These alpine mountains contain over fishable lakes, and over Free shipping over $   At least between Leidy and the Highline Trailhead of Mirror Lake Highway. If you're actually starting at Highway then I can't vouch for that section leading up to Leidy. I too used to be worried about bears during my first trips into the High Uintas, but have since gotten much more lax about them.


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High Uinta Trails (Foundations of Archaeological Inquiry) by John Veranth Download PDF EPUB FB2

High Uinta trails: A hiking and backpacking guide to the High Uintas Wilderness and surrounding areas by Mel Davis () out of 5 stars 2. Paperback. $ Hiking Utah's High Uintas: 99 Day and Overnight Hikes /5(14). High Uinta trails: A hiking and backpacking guide to the High Uintas Wilderness and surrounding areas Paperback – January 1, by Mel Davis (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

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There aren’t many lakes in the High Uintas capable of yielding trout as big as North Erickson Lake does while requiring such a short, easy hike.

Lofty Lake Loop: 4-mile loop. One of the most popular hikes in the Uinta Mountains thanks to a bounty of lakes, peaks, meadows and views while gaining about 1, feet. High Uinta Trails book Uintas Wilderness Area, Utah: Address, Phone Number, High Uintas Wilderness Area Reviews: 5/5.

there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date. Wyoming. This is a sublimely remote area that’s served by very good trails so that it I have done multi-day 5/5(15).

The High Uintas Wilderness Area contains all of foot peaks in Utah, and more than half of foot peaks in Utah. The Uinta Mountains are one of the few mountain ranges in North America that run east to west rather than north to south. Within the Uinta Mountains are about lakes, and some are full of trout.

It crosses the east-west extent of the High Uintas Wilderness. What hikers see is the very best of alpine and subalpine Utah. The Highline Trail can be taken in bit-size pieces by going up numerous drainages that contain side trails, hiking a portion of the Highline, and dropping down another drainage.

The Uinta Mountains are one of Utah’s best-kept secrets, a little known mountain paradise tucked away in the northeast corner of the state. This beautiful region is the perfect destination for a fun hiking adventure, with gorgeous mountain scenery. MAPS & GUIDEBOOKS. Hiking Utah's High Uintas: A Guide to the Region's Greatest Hikes by Brett Prettyman, an outdoors editor for the Salt Lake City Tribune.

This guide includes descriptions of 99 routes throughout the backcountry wilderness of Utah's Uinta Mountains and High Uintas Wilderness, including easy day hikes to great fishing spots, adventurous treks to. Views of every kind—distant horizons, nearby wildlife, isolated lake basins—are better on ridgeline hikes.

And the king of the hill is the Highline Trail, which runs 78 east-west miles through the ,acre High Uintas Wilderness of northeast often-bouldery track crosses nine major passes and seldom dips be feet.

Buy High Uinta Trails by Mel Davis, Lois K Snyder (Illustrator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. With so much of Utah designated as public land administered for recreational use, and hundreds of miles of backcountry trails, great four-wheel drive or ATV terrain is never far away.

In many areas of the state four-wheel drive and all-terrain vehicle. The Uinta Highline Trail is a trail in the Uinta Mountains of Utah that traverses the range miles ( km) from east to west. The trail passes through expansive alpine landscapes dominated by metasedimentary rocks sculptured by past broad glacial basins are dotted by hundreds of lakes.

The High Uintas Wilderness / j uː ˈ ɪ n t ə z / is a wilderness area located in northeastern Utah, United wilderness covers the Uinta Mountains, encompassing parts of Duchesne and Summit counties.

Designated as a wilderness inthe area is located within parts of Ashley National Forest and Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, managed by the U.S. Forest Service. A guide to Lakes & Reservoirs in the Uinta Mountains, linking to pages about many roadside and lower elevation lakes, as well as lakes, ponds and reservoir in the high Uinta wilderness.

Includes hiking and backpacking tips, trail maps, and more. - Utah Fishing Info. High Uinta Trails [John Veranth]. An indispensable resource for selecting a destination and planning a trip in the High Uintas.

High Uinta Wilderness—three emotion-charged words that describe a very precious place. The highest mountains, the u. The Uinta Mountains in northern Utah are unique and magical for many reasons.

A rare east-west running mountain chain (rather than north-south like almost every other chain in the U.S.), it's also one of the wettest parts of an otherwise very dry state. The Uinta Highline Trail is a beautiful and worthwhile adventure, however it's much more rugged and remote than trails like the John Muir Trail.

Our cast and crew were composed of VERY experienced backpackers. We also did a substantial amount of research including contacting locals who knew the area. MAP & COMPASS: Although the trails here are well-marked, you always want to hike with a good map and GPS system, such as Gaia GPS.

For our trip, we hiked with the National Geographic High Uinta’s Wilderness Trails Illustrated Map and used the route description provided in Hiking Utah's High Uintas: A Guide to the Region's Greatest Hikes.

The Uinta Mountains are part of the Wasatch and Uinta montane forests the entire range lies within Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest (on the north and west) and Ashley National Forest (on the south and east).

The highest peaks of the range are protected as part of the High Uintas forests contain many species of trees, including lodgepole.

Must have for High Uinta hikers!, J Reviewer: A reader This book is priceless considering the amount of information it provides. It saved us many hours of research, and helped select a great base camp for our backpacking trek.

From the Publisher. Explore the alpine vistas, glacier-formed lakes and Utah's highest peaks with the Trails Illustrated High Uintas Wilderness topographic map. Features This map features key points of interest including Mirror Lake, Kings Peak, Sheep Creek Canyon Geological Area and portions of the Yellowstone, Uinta and Duchesne rivers.Uinta Highline Trail mi km • 12,' Up m Up • 13,' Down m Down.

Trails in High Uintas Wilderness - Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Photos of High Uintas Wilderness - Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. FINALLY BALD MT. PASS OFFICIALLY LISTED AS OPEN with inches of new snow. DWR STOCKING OF HIGH UINTA LAKES.

NOTE: I have taken the DWR listing of all stocking done duringand separated out those lakes and reservoirs in the High Uinta area: Summit, Daggett, Uintah, and Duchesne Counties. They are listed in two pages you can download.

I HAVE GRATEFULLY LEARNED THAT WHAT MY BOOK.