The Hiking Companion: Getting the Most from the Trail Experience Throughout the Seasons: Where to Go, What to Bring, Basic Navigation, and B

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Product Details

Price
$9.95
Publisher
Storey Publishing
Publish Date
Pages
128
Dimensions
6.01 X 0.41 X 8.99 inches | 0.5 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781580174299
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About the Author

Michael Robbins is a writer and a former editor of Audubon and Oceans magazines and the author of Birds: A Family Field Guide.

Reviews

"Before you head out to tackle the terrain, leaf through The Hiking Companion for advice on avoiding classic beginner pitfalls." -- Self

"[C]onsider this hiking guide from Michael Robbins. He tells you how to hike smart, what to bring and where to go, as well as basic navigation, and trail etiquette." -- New Orleans Times-Picayune

"... easy to read and almost small enough to fit into a back pocket. It is an excellent reference for the beginning hiker or someone planning his/her first backpacking trip." -- Trail Walker

" ... the perfect combination of hardcore, down-to-earth, expert advice, with exciting stories of the once-in-a-lifetime experiences that await you in the wild." -- Colgate Scene

"... the author entertains and informs. In addition to some basic advice, there's the voice of experience suggesting historical research prior to your adventure ... "

-- Sweat