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- Gold, Adventure & Recreation (Adult Nonfiction)
Situated in the heart of the magnificent Southwest, Las Vegas is surrounded by spectacular natural landscapes. Within easy reach are scores of parks, preserves, recreation areas, and public lands. Unique plant and animal life as well as archaeology, paleontology, and fascinating Wild West history are all waiting to be discovered. With Las Vegas as "base camp," hikers can enjoy solitude and unspoiled wilderness by day and world-class urban amenities by night.