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Debbie has contributed to seven travel guides published by Random House Publishing. She updated the Edmonton section for the 26th edition of Fodor's Canada Gold Guide, wrote the Alberta chapter for 25 Great Canadian Vacations, wrote the Alberta chapter for Escape to Nature Without Roughing It, updated the Alberta and Rocky Mountain sections for the 27th edition of the Fodor's Canada Gold Guide, and wrote the Banff, Jasper, Glacier-Waterton, and Mount Robson chapters of Fodor's National Parks of the West - first edition. She also updated the Banff, Jasper, Glacier-Waterton, and Driving Tours Chapters for the second and third editions of the Fodor's National Parks of the West guides.

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The Complete Guide to the National Parks of the West

The Complete Guide to the National Parks of the West

Editorial Reviews

Book Description
Majestic buttes, towering Sequoias, sculpted rock arches, and river-carved canyons---a visit to the national parks of the West isn't merely a vacation, it's a rite of passage. This completely updated and expanded book is the guide for families, outdoor enthusiasts, and retirees preparing to visit the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, and 34 other parks in the American and Canadian West. Bursting with maps, charts, and orientation spreads, Fodor's Complete Guide to the National Parks of the West is both a handy planning resource and a trusted travel companion. Key features include:

  • Brand-new planning pages that take the guesswork out of organizing the perfect trip
  • Beefed-up hiking coverage and new trail maps
  • Detailed profiles of 37 parks
  • Driving tours with area maps that give the big picture and help visitors explore both inside and outside the park gates

Fodor's Canada Gold Guide 27th Edition - See #1

Escape to Nature without Roughing It

Escape to Nature without Roughing It

25 Great Canadian Vacations

Fodor’s Canada Gold Guide 26th Edition

Fodor’s Canada Gold Guide 26th Edition

Editorial Reviews

Book Description
Glide through misty fjords in New Foundland's Gros Morne National Park or linger over café au lait at a Montréal bistro; schuss the slopes of Whistler and Blackcomb or shop the posh boutiques in Toronto's Yorkville neighborhood. Whatever your pleasure, you are sure to find the perfect activity in this vast country. Our local writers have traveled from the coves of New Brunswick to the mountains of British ColumbiaCanada, be sure to pack your Fodor's guide to ensure you don't miss a thing.

The San Francisco Chronicle sums it up best - "Fodor's guides are saturated with information."

  • Two-color interior design makes it easier to find the information you need
  • Fodor's Choice Ratings flag must-see sights and hidden treasures
  • Hotel and restaurant reviews cover all budgets
  • Plus multi-day itineraries to help you build the right trip for you and/or your family

Inside Flap Copy
No matter what your budget or whether it's your first trip or fifteenth, Fodor's Gold Guides get you where you want to go. In this guide, updated every year, our experts who live in Canada give you the inside track showing you all the things to see and do -- from must-see sights to off-the-beaten-path adventures, from shopping to outdoor fun. Fodor's Canada 2002 shows you hundreds of hotel and restaurant choices in all price ranges -- from budget-friendly B&Bs to luxury hotels, from casual eateries to the hottest new restaurants, complete with thorough reviews showing what makes each place special. The Smart Travel Tips A to Z section helps you take care of the nitty gritty with essential local contacts and great advice -- from how to take your mountain bike with you to what to do in an emergency. Your personal supply of Post-it? flags makes it easy to mark your favorite listings and the foldout map will keep you on course. Plus, web links, maps, costs, and mix-and-match itineraries make planning a snap.

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