Valles Caldera National Preserve: Geologic History of the Southwest's Youngest Caldera
"It's the best summary of the Caldera geologic history and geology we've ever seen, and you can hold it in one hand." --Pat and Rob
Now in its 4th printing this popular guide is updated since the National Park Service has taken over management of this special place.
Geology is made interesting by author and volcanologist Kirt Kempter, PhD. This map explores the dramatic history of the Caldera over the last millions of years to the present day with diagrams and beautiful photographs to bring the history alive, up to present day.
One of the most beautiful places in New Mexico is now depicted on a map useful to hikers, cross-country skiers, fly-fishers, photographers, mountain bikers, etc...