The Ultimate Hang

Autor: Derek Hansen
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781466263680
File Size: 74,63 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Hammock camping--one of the most comfortable ways to enjoy a long-distance thru-hike, a weekend backpacking trip, or just an overnight in the woods. With more than 200 illustrations to guide you, this book helps you get off the ground to discover the freedom, comfort, and convenience of hammock camping. Learn how to set up and use a hammock to stay dry, warm, and bug free in a Leave No Trace-friendly way. This book covers hammock camping basics such as how to get a perfect hang and how to stay dry, warm, and bug free. Plus, it illustrates techniques and tips to get the most out of a hammock shelter, whether you have purchased an all-in-one kit or you've assembled your own customized system.

Ultralight Backpackin Tips

Autor: Mike Clelland
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762768878
File Size: 66,71 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Walking into the wilderness with a pack on your back is an empowering experience—all the more so when that pack on your back isn’t weighing you down. That’s where this book comes in. Outdoors expert and celebrated illustrator Mike Clelland offers advanced techniques on how to pack light without sacrificing the essentials or your safety yet staying well fed and comfortable. Written in the tradition of the successful Allen & Mike’s Really Cool Telemark Tips, with 153 trail-tested tips full of solid advice, as well as more than 100 humorous and helpful illustrations, Ultralight Backpackin' Tips is the ultimate guide for backpackers serious about traveling ultralight. Just a few of the top ten tips expounded upon in the book: * Use a scale. * Comfortable and safe are vital! * Make your own stuff, and making it out of trash is always the best! * It’s okay to be nerdy. * Try something new each and every time you go camping. * Know the difference between wants and needs.

Lighten Up

Autor: Don Ladigin
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762755929
File Size: 22,48 MB
Format: PDF
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Short, to-the-point, and humorously illustrated by famed outdoor illustrator Mike Clelland, this book presents everything hikers and backpackers need to be safe, comfortable, and well fed while carrying a very small and lightweight pack.

Hammock Camping

Autor: Wade Edward Speer
Publisher: Speer Hammocks Incorporated
ISBN: 9780971859449
File Size: 48,51 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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There's good news for campers--now you can enjoy a good night's sleep suspended off the ground--in hammocks! The book covers how to select a campsite and set up a hammock, how to stay warm, and how to protect the environment. Reviews of suitable hammocks offered by several manufactures are included. Everything needed to make your own hammock is provided.

The Ultimate Hiker S Gear Guide

Autor: Andrew Skurka
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426217846
File Size: 19,48 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"A show-and-tell guide to clothing, footwear, backpacks, shelter and sleep systems, camp stoves, and more, as well as tips on foot care, campsite selection, and hiking efficiency, this single book contains all the knowledge you'll need to hit the trail, "

Awol On The Appalachian Trail

Autor: David Miller
Publisher: Wingspan Press
ISBN: 1595940561
File Size: 15,96 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A 41-year-old engineer quits his job to hike the Appalachian Trail. This is a true account of his hike from Georgia to Maine, bringing to the reader the life of the towns and the people he meets along the way.

The King Air Book

Autor: Tom Clements
ISBN: 0578045346
File Size: 73,86 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A treasury of thirty-seven years of flying and teaching experience in the world's most popular executive aircraft. Tom Clements' articles, stories, and operating tips all compiled into one reference book. This information will be invaluable for current or future pilots of King Air airplanes.

The Barefoot Sisters Southbound

Autor: Lucy Letcher
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811740137
File Size: 10,74 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Sisters Lucy and Susan Letcher begin their barefoot thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. A story filled with humor and determination.

Wild Camping

Autor: Stephen Neale
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472900359
File Size: 48,43 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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From getting back to nature with a tent, some matches and a few litres of bottled water, to enjoying a pub dinner and camping out in the garden afterwards, this book shows how to get stuck into wild camping in all its forms. Beautiful wildernesses; tiny budgets; environmentally-friendlyÂ? What's not to like? There's an idea that wild camping is illegal in Britain, but it isn't Â? you just need to know the rules and where to go. This guide will open up this amazing experience for all, covering: - what is wild camping and why bother? - different types (biviing, tenting, hammocking, on the water) - what the law says (Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, Ireland, EU, waterways) - how many of the largest landowners in the UK are actively encouraging wild camping - getting started (vital equipment, where to go, when to go, safety) - drinking water and foraging for food The bulk of the book (80%) features the best places to go in England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland, along with stories, tips, helpful maps and inspiring photos. This guide will give readers the knowledge and the inspiration to escape the noise, clutter and stress of day to day life and go wild.

Get Your Kids Hiking

Autor: Jeff Alt
ISBN: 9780825306914
File Size: 15,65 MB
Format: PDF
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Provides information on hiking with children, offering advice on safety, gear, menu planning, backpacking, and hiking with special needs children.