Most of these books are available at the Sandia Mountain Ranger Station in Tijeras, in the larger
bookstores around Albuquerque, at REI, or on-line (click on titles below).
Hiking and other mountain activities:
Sandia Mountain Hiking Guide,
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005.
Best Hikes with Children in New Mexico,
2nd ed., Seattle: The Mountaineers, 2004.
Sarah Bennett and Bruce Grubbs,
Mountain Biking New Mexico,
Helena, MT: Falcon Publishing, 2001.
Mountain Biking Albuquerque, Helena, MT: Falcon Publishing, 1999.
Ski Touring in Northern New Mexico, Albuquerque: Nordic Press, 1989.
Boulder, CO: Sharp End
Bob Julyan and Tom Till,
New Mexico Wilderness Areas,
Englewood, CO: Westercliffe Publishers, 1998.
Fred T. Darvill, Jr.,
Mountaineering Medicine and Backcountry Medical Guide,
Berkeley: Wilderness Press, 1998.
Christopher Van Tilburg, ed.,
First Aid: A Pocket Guide,
Seattle: The Mountaineers, 1982
Leave No Trace, Seattle: The
Robert Julyan and Mary Stuever, eds.,
Field Guide to the
Sandia Mountains, Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005.
Francis H. Elmore,
Shrubs and Trees of the Southwest Uplands,
Tucson: Southwest Parks & Monuments Association, 1976.
Leslie P. Arnberger,
Flowers of the Southwest Mountains,
Tucson: Southwest Parks & Monuments Association, 1982.
J. Rush Pierce and Amanda Pierce.
Mountain Wildflowers of Northern New Mexico,
Granbury, TX: JRP Publications, 2001.
Martha Stackey and George Palmer.
Western Trees: A Field Guide,
Helena, MT: Falcon Publishing, 1998.
Vincent C. Kelley and Stuart A Northrop.
Geology of the Sandia Mountains and Vicinity, New Mexico,
Socorro, NM: New Mexico Bureau of Mines &
Pierre C. Fischer,
Seventy Common Cacti of the Southwest,
Tucson: Southwest Parks & Monuments Association, 1989.