This portable, packable, water-resistant tool provides quick access to expert advice on hiking, backcountry navigation, campcraft, food and drink, safety and first-aid, and field repairs. Written by one of the world's best-known wilderness trekkers, and featuring 100 clear illustrations and photographs, Backpacker's Pocket Guide is an indispensable field guide for experienced and novice hikers alike.
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"Townsend's time-honored recommendations draw exclusively from his often intense field experiences. Every imaginable topic is covered thoroughly and engagingly." --Backpacker; "His knowledge is immense." - Sierra; "Clear and comprehensive." Outdoor Retailer; "If you tramp the outdoors, get this book." - Maine Sportsman"From the Back Cover:
Like having a trusted guide at your side
Ingenious, simple, and eminently practical, Backpacker's Pocket Guide is all you need to hit the trail. Experienced hiker Chris Townsend provides expert advice on everything from pretrip planning, hiking tips, and navigation, to camping, safety and first aid, and on-the-trail repairs illustrated throughout by photographs and drawings. Next to your map, this book could be the most important item you pack.
PACK IT and GO.
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Book Description Tab Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New paperback copy, may have some shelf wear, ready for immediate despatch. Bookseller Inventory # 006991
Book Description International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071370242
Book Description International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071370242
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