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Updated with new technologies and philosophies, this common sense guide is perhaps the ultimate manual for ethical backpacking. Author: John Hart. Sierra Club Books, copyright 2005. Softcover; 528 pages; black and white illustrations. A sure-footed guide to a changing scene, this guide provides polished and proven trail wisdom, distilled for easy reading and implementation. Updated edition covers new ultralight technologies, soft-shell fabrics, frameless packs and other changing aspects to the activity. Thorough information on a full range of topics such as foot care, first aid, navigation, equipment, cooking, wilderness politics and more. Helpful line drawings illustrate topics ranging from selecting gear to bearbagging to rigging a tarp shelter. Extensive resource listings include wilderness agencies, gear suppliers, and online information sources.
National Geographic The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide
Justin Lichter Trail Tested: A Thru-Hiker's Insights Into Hiking and Backpacking
Pro-Knot Outdoor Knots - Waterproof Plastic Fan Pack
Falcon Guides Backpacker The National Parks Coast to Coast: 100 Best Hikes Camping/Hiking/Backpacking Book / Guidebook
Falcon Guides Ultralight Backpackin' Tips
Coghlan's First-Time Camping Guide
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Random House The 2 Oz. Backpacker: A Problem Solving Manual for Use in the Wilds
Falcon Guides Allen & Mike's Really Cool Backpackin' Book