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Hiking and Backpacking: A Complete Guide (Trailside: Make Your Own Adventure)

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Publisher Comments:

Norton proudly reissues these best-selling guides with fully revised "Sources & Resources" sections (including where to find the Web sites, gear, services, books, clubs, and organizations that make for foolproof outings); updates to reflect the latest in gear technology, wilderness medicine, and first aid; and advances in techniques. You can take it with you: Trailside Guides are designed to be used on the trail. Their handy size makes them easy to take along on outdoor adventures. Picture this: Trailside Guides show you how it's done. Each book has more than 100 color photographs and dozens of informative, full-color technical illustrations you'll refer to again and again. Buying Guide: Each Guide has all the information readers need to make informed decisions about what gear is available, and what they should buy. Step-by-step: Tutorials take readers through every aspect of a given outdoor activity. Each Guide covers planning and preparing for a trip, getting in shape, technique, safety, and first-aid tips, and how to have more fun along the way! Easy to use: Trailside Guides provide information quickly. Every book contains detailed illustrations, information-packed sidebars, and a complete index and bibliography. Technique tips: Any physical activity is more fun when it's done right. Trailside Guides are written by experts and contain lucid explanations that help the reader quickly achieve proficiency. It's a big world out there. Get into it with the Trailside Guides.

Synopsis:

Smart, instructive, and beautifully designed, every book in the series contains the essential information readers need to master outdoor activities and have fun in the process.

About the Author

Karen Berger, author of the best-selling Hiking and Backpacking: A Trailside Guide, has hiked over 15,000 miles, including the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, and the Continental Divide Trail.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393313345
Other:
Viehman, John
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Berger, Karen
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Health and physical education
Subject:
Camping
Subject:
Backpacking
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
New Edition
Series:
Trailside Guides
Series Volume:
no. 94-6
Publication Date:
20030131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photographs and illustrations
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.42x5.54x.69 in. .94 lbs.

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