First Aid, Safety, and Survival Books

The top first aid, safety, and survival books, reviewed and curated by the Trailspace community. Stores' prices and availability are updated daily.

Recent First Aid/Safety/Survival Book Reviews

HarperCollins Les Stroud Survive

rated 2.5 of 5 stars About as fun to read as his TV show. I'm sorry for those that enjoy Mr. Stroud, but aside from the fact that the guy puts me to sleep, this book is just about the same as most other survival books out there. If you know the basics already, pick another book. Full review

Gibbs Smith 98.6 Degrees - The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive!

rated 5 of 5 stars Best survival book ever. It's a must-read for any outdoorsman. I would and have recommended this book to anyone in search of outdoor survival. It's very informative and yet not boring. It's not just a rewrite of US Army survival manuals like most of the books of this genre. I've read and reread this thing on many occasions, and it's the only survival based book I've done that with. Cody Lundin is a guy that has years of survival experiance. Yeah he's on TV, but he's the real deal. He takes a stance… Full review

Falcon Guides Self-Rescue
The Mountaineers Books The Pocket Doctor
The Mountaineers Books The ABCs of Avalanche Safety
The Mountaineers Books Staying Found
Globe Pequot Allen & Mikes Avalanche Book
Globe Pequot Outdoor Survival: Skills to Survive and Stay Alive
Northern Lights Publishing Pocket Guide to Emergency First Aid
Wilderness Press Fixing Your Feet - Preventions and Treatments for Athletes
The Mountaineers Books Emergency Survival: A Pocket Guide
The Mountaineers Books Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue
Backcountry Access Avalanche Research Field Book
$25 - $29
Alaska Mountain Safety Center Snow Sense: A Guide to Evaluating Snow Avalanche Hazard
The Mountaineers Books The Avalanche Handbook
Falcon Guides Backcountry First Aid and Extended Care
$4 - $5
The Mountaineers Books Backcountry Bear Basics
The Mountaineers Books Mountain Travel & Rescue
The Mountaineers Books Desert Sense: Camping, Hiking and Biking in Hot, Dry Climates
$10 - $16
The Mountaineers Books Don't Freeze Out There! - Playing Cards
Pocket Guide to Outdoor Survival
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
Gibbs Smith 98.6 Degrees - The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive!
user rating: 2.5 of 5 (1)
HarperCollins Les Stroud Survive
Falcon Guides Bear Aware - The Quick Reference Bear Country Survival Guide
$10 MSRP
The Mountaineers Books Mountaineering First Aid
$15 MSRP
Globe Pequot Outward Bound Map & Compass Handbook
The Mountaineers Books Medicine for Mountaineering
$30 MSRP
Waterford Press Wilderness Survival
The Mountaineers Books Freedom of the Hills Playing Cards Deck
The Mountaineers Books Don't Die Out There - Playing Cards
Falcon Guides Wilderness First Responder
$35 MSRP
The Mountaineers Books Lightning Strikes: Staying Safe Under Stormy Skies
$13 MSRP
The Mountaineers Books Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain
$20 MSRP
National Geographic Complete Survival Manual
$30 MSRP

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