Backpacker Long Trails: Mastering The Art Of The Thru-hike

April 15, 2017|
Backpacker Long Trails: Mastering The Art Of The Thru-hike by Backpacker Magazine
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WINNER OF THE 2017 NATIONAL OUTDOOR BOOK AWARDS (INSTRUCTIONAL CATEGORY) Make the Dream of a Long Distance Thru-Hike a Reality Have you been dreaming of the summer when you can hike the Appalachian Trail? Or marvel at the snow-capped peaks along the Pacific Crest Trail? Or simply section hike the Continental Divide Trail? In Backpacker's Long Trails, Liz "Snorkel" Thomas, former women's speed record holder for the AT and veteran of twenty long trails, gives you the tools to make this dream a reality. Included is trail-proven advice on selecting gear, stocking resupplies, and planning your budget and schedule, complete with gorgeous photographs of life on the trail. Along the way, enjoy sneak peeks into not only the Triple Crown trails, but also lesser-known long trails throughout North America.
Liz Thomas broke the women's self-assisted speed record on the 2,181-mile long Appalachian Trail, besting the previous record by almost a week, in 2011. She has completed the Triple Crown of Hiking-the Appalachian Trail, the 2,650 mile Pacific Crest Trail, and the 3,100 mile Continental Divide Trail-and has backpacked over 15,000 miles...
Title:Backpacker Long Trails: Mastering The Art Of The Thru-hikeFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:328 pages, 9.23 X 7.46 X 0.84 inShipping dimensions:328 pages, 9.23 X 7.46 X 0.84 inPublished:April 15, 2017Publisher:Falcon GuidesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1493028723

ISBN - 13:9781493028726

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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