Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking

Circling the City: Take a Hike Around Boulder, Colorado
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Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tour Boulder’s wild side by hiking all the way around the city on this unique eight-part trek through prairies, riparian districts, and, of course, the foothills. Experience abundant wildflowers, acres of grasslands, the chirping antics of prairie dogs — all while enjoying some rare solitude in lesser-known open-space parcels.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Warning - going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking back – and then down – I found Paul hip-deep in pumice.
The Survival Kit
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Price: Free! Words: 110. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This comic is a great resource for building your own Survival Kit.
Knowledge For The Outdoors
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Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is a sample only. For more information visit www.knowledgefortheoutdoors.com An encyclopedia of outdoor skills and primitive technology. A step by step instruction manual. Skills ranging from surviving the unexpected night out, to extended treks. Detailed illustrations.
Backcountry Trail Pics
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the past ten years, I've seen some really great scenery in the backcountry of the national parks and wilderness areas in the western United States. This book is meant to be a "quick read" in that it should only take 10-15 minutes to view, but I hope these pictures last alot longer than that in your mind. You might also want to keep it handy to review when you get sick and tired of the office.
Putt like a tour professional
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Price: Free! Words: 39,380. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Putt like a tour professional is a serious golf instruction book written for golfers of all abilities. Ever wonder how Tiger Woods was able to sink all those pressure putts to win all those major tournaments? Find out how to do that here! Jack Nicklaus had the best mind to succeed at putting that the golf world has ever seen. Find out the secrets to his success in this book.
Places
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Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Places is a collection of poetry, largely about my time at Lake Chelan. It also has a few short stories regarding my re-invigoration with Mount Rainier.
Tigers and Tamangs: How not to do a Nepalese adventure travel reconnaissance
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Mark Horrell sets off on an adventure travel reconnaissance with his friends who own a Nepalese trekking agency. On a desperate crusade to see a tiger in Bardia National Park they experience a bizarre set of escapades involving the Nepalese Army, a tame rhino and a surreal rafting trip. After visiting the birthplace of Buddha they are then terrorised by leeches on a monsoon trek.
Under the Laughter of Eagles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
A Bark In The Park-A Primer For Hiking With Your Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
You already walk your dog every evening, so you must be ready to start hiking with your dog, right? Perhaps, but a deep-woods nature walk isn't always a stroll around the neighborhood block... This book brings you the following topics: The First Steps Will My Dog Be Safe? Low Impact Canine Hiking Let’s Talk Ticks Your Dog And Bears Your Dog And Snakes ...and plenty more.
The Little Book Of Little Walks Around Little Villages In The Cotswolds - Book 1. Birdlip & Beyond Edition 01
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Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A series of short, circular walks around Cotswold villages – ending at pubs! Book 1. Birdlip & Beyond Edition 01 covers Birdlip, Elkstone, Brimpsfield, Cranham, Painswick
To the Top of Central America: Bagging volcanoes in Guatemala
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Guatemala has a chain of thirty volcanoes, four of which are active. It's not the sort of place most people think of spending their Christmas holidays, but that's exactly what Mark Horrell did. Accompanied by a disparate group of people, he sets out to climb seven volcanoes in eleven days, including Volcan Tajumulco, the highest mountain in Central America.
Ten Walks around Lewes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Ten delightful and varied walks in, from, to, and around Lewes in East Sussex, UK.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Wisconsin and Minnesota Interstate State Parks
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Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
“Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Wisconsin and Minnesota Interstate State Parks” is the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails: With one tap of the screen, you can: >>Plan a day of fun family-friendly activities >>Reserve a campsite >>Receive a list of the parks’ current programs >>Learn about special kid programs >>Find directions, entrance fees, parking lots and more!
Yakking with the Thunder Dragon: Walking Bhutan's epic Snowman Trek
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
More people have climbed Everest than completed the Snowman Trek. Mark Horrell sets out to walk the famous long-distance trail in the magical Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where economic welfare is measured not in Gross Domestic Product, but a commodity known as Gross National Happiness. Along the way he encounters feisty yaks and dramatic mountain landscapes. This is his travel diary.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Burnett County, Wisconsin
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Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Imagine a place of crystal blue waters surrounded by lush green forests, of friendly Mayberry-like villages, of skies graced by rare, elegant birds, some whose wings span up to seven feet. The place is real: It’s called Burnett County, Wisconsin. Now comes the only complete guide to the county’s great day hiking trails: “Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Burnett County, Wisconsin.”
Hittin' the Trail: Day Hiking Grand Canyon National Park
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Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Grand Canyon rightly defies description. Most who see it for the first time say it reminds them of a majestic painting, appropriately suggesting it’s a place that only can be visualized by actually gazing upon it. Now comes the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails: “Hittin’ the Trail: Grand Canyon National Park.”
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Polk County, Wisconsin
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Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Imagine a place where you can walk amid majestic evergreens and blue freshwater lakes, across 1.1-billion-year-old rock formed in the violent rending of a continent, past peaceful dairy farm pastures, over a landscape carved by a mile-high glacier, through small towns seemingly torn from the pages of yesteryear. The place is real: It’s called Polk County, Wisconsin.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Barron County, Wisconsin
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Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Imagine a place of more than a hundred glacial lakes and trout streams, full of rustic charm and beauty in its farms and villages, all where ancient hills that formed 1.7 billion years ago stand as a backdrop. The place is real: It’s called Barron County, Wisconsin.
Climbing With Edward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
...The mountains are close to three hundred miles north of where I live. They have always beckoned when life throws me off balance. “Come find solace amid our solitude,” they call. “Come cleanse your soul on our summits.” ...