Basic Essentials Backpacking, 2nd

Editor Adrienne Hall

Falconguides | May 1, 1999 | Trade Paperback

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An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge in an affordable and portable book.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 60 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.27 in

Published: May 1, 1999

Publisher: Falconguides

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0762704764

ISBN - 13: 9780762704767

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Basic Essentials Backpacking, 2nd

Editor Adrienne Hall

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 60 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.27 in

Published: May 1, 1999

Publisher: Falconguides

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0762704764

ISBN - 13: 9780762704767

About the Book

This fully updated 2nd edition offers recommendations about everything from canteens and camping stoves to rain gear and tents. It explains how to walk-yes, how to walk-with a heavy pack, as well as how to stow what you need in the most comfortable and compact way. Useful appendices include an equipment list for a walk in the woods, an equipment list for overnighting, an outdoor first aid kit, and a list of American Hiking Club local affiliates. With this handy book you'll discover how to plan a trip with the right level of challenge, select the appropriate gear and provisions for your trip, get your hiking books to fit you comfortably, find your way in the wilderness, and prepare a quick, easy and hearty meal. (5 1/2 X 8 1/2, 60 pages, photos, illustrations, index, appendix)

From the Publisher

An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge in an affordable and portable book.

From the Jacket

This fully updated 2nd edition offers recommendations about everything from canteens and camping stoves to rain gear and tents. It explains how to walk-yes, how to walk-with a heavy pack, as well as how to stow what you need in the most comfortable and compact way. Useful appendices include an equipment list for a walk in the woods, an equipment list for overnighting, an outdoor first aid kit, and a list of American Hiking Club local affiliates. With this handy book you'll discover how to plan a trip with the right level of challenge, select the appropriate gear and provisions for your trip, get your hiking books to fit you comfortably, find your way in the wilderness, and prepare a quick, easy and hearty meal. (5 1/2 X 8 1/2, 60 pages, photos, illustrations, index, appendix)

From Our Editors

The only books you need to ensure a safe, enjoyable trip in the outdoors, the Basic Essentials series has proven its worth by quickly becoming a best-selling collection. With Backpacking, readers will learn skills and techniques from the pros in an easy-to-understand, compact format. Seasoned veterans and beginners alike can use the books in this series to get the latest info on roughing it in the great outdoors.