• top-banner
  • top-banner

Additional Information

Additional Information

Account Navigation

Account Navigation

Currency - All prices are in AUD

Currency - All prices are in AUD
 Loading... Please wait...
Mining Books

Rockhounding New Mexico : A Guide to 140 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites

$15.95

Rockhounding New Mexico : A Guide to 140 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites

$15.95
Weight:
0.00 LBS
Shipping:
Calculated at checkout
Current Stock:
9
Quantity:
Share

Product Description

Rockhounding New Mexico

by

Ruta Vaskys

Jacket Description/Back:
A complete guide to finding, collecting, and preparing the state's gems & minerals
More than a third of New Mexico is public land that holds untold quantities of mineralogical treasure. With this book anyone can learn where to find unusual mineral displays, fossils, jasper, agate, and petrified wood--not to mention more obsidian than one rockhound could possibly collect in a lifetime. An outstanding resource for experts and novices alike, "Rockhounding New Mexico" points the way to 140 of the state's best rockhounding sites, including popular and commercial areas as well as lesser-known sites on public land. Look inside to find:
- Maps and detailed site descriptions with directions and GPS coordinates
- Suggested tools and techniques
- Land-use regulations and legal restrictions
- Contact information for land managers
- Additional information on rock shops, attractions, and local history For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuides(R) have set the standard for outdoor guidebooks. Written by top experts, each guide invites you to experience the adventure and beauty of the outdoors.

Biographical Note:
MartinFreed and Ruta Vaskys met on top of Mount Abraham in Vermont in 1976 and have been climbing mountains together ever since. They are the authors of "Fishing Virginia" and "Fishing Maryland, Delaware, and Washington" (both Lyons Press) and of numerous articles on a range of outdoors subjects for regional and national publications. They currently divide their time between Fairbanks, Alaska, and Quincy, Virginia



Product Reviews

Find Similar Products by Category