The Rockhound's Guide to Colorado
William A. Kappele
The Rockhound's Guide to Colorado Image Cover
Publisher:Falcon Pr Pub Co
Editor:W. R. C. Shedenhelm
Place Published:Helena, Mont.
Genre:Rocks and Minerals
Comments: ill., maps ;
Includes index.

Subjects: Collection and preservation, Colorado, General, Guidebooks, Rocks, Rocks & Minerals, Sports & Recreation, Travel, United States - Mountain - Colorado, United States - West - Mountain (General)

Summary: From agate and fossils in the land of the dinosaurs to the 14,000-foot peak of Mount Antero, The Rockhound's Guide to Colorado takes you to 78 of the best rockhounding sites in the state. Lively text, accurate maps, and clear route descriptions enable you to find rhodonite, agate, pyrite, quartz, and much more. Visit hundred-year-old mines in the San Juan Mountains. Gather beautiful green, white, and purple fluorite at Saint Peter's Dome. Rockhounding adventures abound in Colorado for beginners and experts alike, and The Rockhound's Guide to Colorado has the information you'll need on where to go, what to look for, and how to find it.