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The Backpacker's Field Manual, Revised and Updated: A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills

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Publisher Comments:

The director of Princeton University's Outdoor Action Program offers a comprehensive guide to skills, equipment, and trip planning for backpackers of all levels, in a revised handbook that includes the latest information on GPS technology, ultra-light hiking equipment, first aid, trip planning, resources for professional outdoor leaders, and more. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Table of Contents

Introduction — Trip planning — Equipment — Cooking and nutrition — Hygiene and water purification — Leave no trace hiking and camping — Wilderness travel — Weather and nature — Safety and emergency procedures — First aid and emergency care — Outdoor leadership.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307956293
Subtitle:
A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills
Publisher:
Three Rivers Press
Author:
Curtis, Rick
Subject:
Camping
Subject:
Walking
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Backpacking
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Subject:
Outdoors-Backpacking
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20050524
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
448

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