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The Backpacker's Field Manual, Revised and Updated: A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills
by Curtis, Rick

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The Backpacker's Field Manual, Revised and Updated: A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills 
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  The Backpacker's Field Manual, Revised and Updated: A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills: When it was first published in 1998, The Backpacker's Field Manual set the standard for comprehensive backpacking books. Now exhaustively updated to offer a more complete view of backpacking today, it covers the latest developments in gear such as Global Positioning Systems and ultralight hiking equipment first aid, and Leave No Trace camping, and includes a chapter devoted to outdoor leadership resources and basics. Beginners and experienced hikers alike will find this book indispensable for trip planning strategies and also as a quick reference on the trail for:
Backcountry Skills how to forecast the weather, identify trees, bear-proof your campsite, wrap an injured ankle, and more illustrated with more than 100 line drawings

Tricks of the Trail time-tested practical lessons learned along the way

Going Ultralight downsizing suggestions for those who want to lighten up

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Quantity:2 item(s) available
Weight:0.42 kg
Price: CDN$ 23.00 (US$ 22.38)
 
ISBN-10:1400053099
ISBN-13/EAN:9781400053094
Author:Curtis, Rick
Publisher:Random House Inc
New York
Publication Date:4/2005
Pages:440 pages
Size/Dimensions:8.0 x 5.3 x 0.9 inches
Binding:Paperback

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