Hiking and backpacking : essential skills, equipment, and safety / Victoria Logue.Material type: TextPublication details: Birmingham, Ala. : Menasha Ridge Press, c2005.Edition: 2nd edDescription: xii, 323 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cmISBN:
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If you want to enjoy a well-planned, well-equipped day hike or backpacking trek, take charge of your outing with Hiking and Backpacking. The book demystifies the outdoor experience, proving that you don't have to be a wilderness warrior to get back to nature and have fun. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned path master, the wealth of tips, techniques, and tricks will have you trailblazing like never before. Whether you're out for an easy stroll, an overnight hike, or are tackling a long trail, Hiking and Backpacking: Essential Skills, Equipment, and Safety is the ticket to enjoying a safe and rewarding trail experience.
Includes bibliographical references and index.