Knack Hiking & Backpacking: A Complete Illustrated Guide (Knack: Make It easy)
|Rating||:||4.66 (576 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||256 Pages|
From the Back CoverMAKE IT EASY!
A new well illustrated How To, Backpacking book. This is a new, up to date book, for the new or not so new Backpacker. It's format makes it an easy read. It's index makes it easy find what you are looking for. The book is detailed and well illustrated with many high quality color photos, showing what is being describedThis book would make a very good first book on backpacking, while a more experienced backpacker might prefer Karen Berger's book, if they had to choose only one book. Both books are excellently written.. Such a great intro to outdoor adventuring If you're thinking about expanding your fitness regimen to include hiking and backpacking, or if you're headed out on a staycation, this is the book for you! I love how it's broken down into blocks of information with lots of pictures and excellent FYIs to prevent you from making mistakes that would wreck your trip. A great look at what goes into the hiking hobby, what you need to know, what you need to get, and lots of other important details. This Knack series is new and quite gorgeousI plan to check out other titles i. Charles Schwab said Excellent resource for campers. Very informative yet keeps it simple. Written in simple language straight to the point without adding alot of useless information.
Wilderness medicine expert and Backpacker magazine columnist Buck Tilton covers every step needed for the best hiking and backpacking experience.