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Adventure Publications
Adventure Publications
Pocket Guide to Hiking/Backpacking

SKU #: 404420


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Pocket Guide to Hiking/Backpacking
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The Pocket Guide To Hiking / Backpacking is the perfect tool for the hiker and the backpacker. Topics include: how best to pack your gear; footwear considerations; dressing to keep warm; the proper use and care of your sleeping bag; cooking considerations; selecting and preparing a camp site; tents and shelters including snow pits and snow caves; how to pitch a tent in high winds and in snow; fireplace arrangements; and even the various uses of a walking stick. Included are sections on Navigation Techniques and Map Reading, one on Forecasting Weather, and a comprehensive list of Safety Reminders.


  • Author: Ron Cordes

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