Synopses & Reviews
NOLS, the National Outdoor Leadership School, is a private, nonprofit school based in Lander, Wyoming, that offers 65 courses around the world in wilderness skills and leadership development. More than 50,000 students have graduated since its founding in 1965 by legendary mountaineer Paul Petzoldt.
Stackpole Books, with our long tradition of publishing the best in nature and outdoor sports, is proud of our association with NOLS and our role in helping to develop these titles into consistent best-sellers.
This highly regarded classic offers minimum-impact guidelines that show hikers and campers how to enjoy the wilderness without harming it.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index.