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Canoeing, Kayaking, and Rafting
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Kayaking Made Easy, 4th: A Manual for Beginners with Tips for the Experienced (How to Paddle)

Dennis Stuhaug

A generously photographed and illustrated handbook for beginners and seasoned paddlers, Kayaking Made Easy is brimming with advice, humor, and personal anecdotes about every aspect of flatwater and sea kayaking. Dennis Stuhaug, an encouraging and... (read more)

Fishing and Hunting
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Incredible--And True!--Fishing Stories

Shaun Morey

Over 33 million people fish in this country. They went on over 455 million fishing trips and spent more than $41 billion on fishing expenses. And what's almost as good as going fishing? Hearing, telling, and swapping great fish stories. Shaun Morey is a... (read more)

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Every Man's Guide to Outdoor Survival

Dale Martin

The world faces a constant threat of natural disaster, economic downturn, and political unrest, and chances are that you or someone you love has been adversely affected in these hard times. It's time to take comfort in learning important survival skills... (read more)

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No Way Down: Life and Death on K2

Graham Bowley

“No Way Down is both a gripping read and a clear-eyed investigation of the hubris, politics, and bad luck that brought on one of the worst disasters in modern mountaineering history.” — Michael Kodas, author of High Crimes: The Fate... (read more)

Conservation and Animal Rights
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Thanking the Monkey: Rethinking the Way We Treat Animals

Karen Dawn

The animal rights movement has reached a tipping point. No longer a fringe extremist cause, it has become a social concern that leading members of society endorse and young people embrace. From Michael Vick's dog fighting scandal to the incredible... (read more)

Lore and Survival
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The History of the Lewis & Clark Expedition Volume 1

Elliott Coues

Volume 1 of the classic edition of Lewis and Clark's day-by-day journals that later became the basis for U.S. claims to Oregon and the West. Accurate and invaluable geographical, botanical, biological, meteorological, and anthropological material... (read more)

Camping and Hiking
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The Down and Dirty Guide to Camping with Kids: How to Plan Memorable Family Adventures & Connect Kids to Nature

Helen Olsson

Plan your family camping adventure! Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran backpacker befuddled by the challenges of carting a brood—and all the requisite gear—into the great outdoors, here you’ll find all the tips and... (read more)

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  2. Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas... Used Hardcover $19.50
  3. 100 Hikes in Northwest Oregon &... New Trade Paper $18.95
  4. The Creaky Knees Guide: Oregon: The...
    Used Trade Paper $11.95
  5. The Mammoth Book of Travel in... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  6. Wild: From Lost to Found on the...
    Used Hardcover $13.95
  7. Oregon: State Guides Road Maps New Map $7.95
  8. The Survivors Club: The Secrets and...
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  9. Columbia River Gorge, Columbia River... New Map $11.95
  10. Into the Wild
    Used Trade Paper $8.95
  11. The Best in Tent Camping: Oregon: A... Used Trade Paper $9.95
  12. Benchmark Oregon Road & Recreation Atlas New Trade Paper $22.95
  13. SAS Survival Guide 2e (Collins Gem):... New Trade Paper $8.99
  14. Fishing in Oregon 11TH Edition
    New Trade Paper $29.95
  15. Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True... New Trade Paper $17.00
  16. Walking the Amazon: 860 Days. One...
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  17. Moon Glacier National Park (Moon... Used Trade Paper $12.50
  18. Grant's Getaways: 101 Oregon Adventures
    New Trade Paper $16.99
  19. Denali's Howl: The Deadliest... New Hardcover $27.95
  20. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe,...
    Used Hardcover $15.95
  21. Quick Casts: Portland, Oregon: The... New Trade Paper $12.95

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