The Southwest What is special about the landscape of the Southwest?
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canyon a narrow valley with high, steep sides, usually with a stream at the bottom
carved cut something
cliffs very steep, rocky slopes
frontier The farthest edge of settled country, where the wilderness begins
guide someone or something that shows the way
guide A guide is someone that shows the way. Why do people often need a guide when they travel? What skills should a guide have?
guide Not all guides are people. Sometimes we use other types of guides, such as books, to show us how to get around a place. What other types of guides can you think of?
guide How would the skills of a tour guide in a city differ from those of a tour guide in a wilderness area?
hiking taking a long walk; marching
arid having very little rainfall; dry