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.
Get Off the Couch with Joan
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Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 1. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten essays, most were previously published as newspaper columns, chronicling two years of hikes on the North Country Trail by the author. "Young has an easy, breezy way of writing that makes reading both pleasurable and informative." - Big Rapids (MI) Pioneer (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
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.
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.
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.
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.
Extreme Trekking
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The book is about extreme altitude trekking, an activity that can easily be underestimated by the novice. It addresses preparation, provides unique technical information, and explains why Aconcagua is a greater challenge than it may appear to be. The story is a personal experience on the mountain with 10 other trekkers from around the world. Only 3 reached the summit but not without incident.
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.
Up the Winter Trail
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Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs ยท Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Winter in coastal British Columbia is supernatural. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle, with emphasis on the people and local geography. Hiking and survival off the grid in coastal BC, where mountains drop into the sea and individuals possess self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Winter hiking adventures in the Powell River area, including numerous photos and maps.
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.
Abe's Guide to June Wildflowers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This book includes over twenty common June blooming wildflowers with photographs. This book allows easier identification of wildflowers in the field because it is composed only of the earliest wildflowers of the season, the wildflowers which bloom in June.
A Bark In The Park - North Jersey: The 20 Best Places to Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
North Jersey is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb mountains that leave him panting, trot down sand trails, explore dark ravines, walk on some of the most historic grounds in America or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology, architecture and 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
A Bark In The Park-Tidewater Virginia: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Tidewater is a great place to hike with your dog. Around the bays and rivers your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore secluded beaches or take long walks for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings you can find for your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology and more.
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-Washington,DC: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Washington DC is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, discover dark ravines, walk on some of the most historic grounds in America or explore great rivers. This book describes the 20 best outings you can find with your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of history, botany, geology and more.
A Bark In The Park-Baltimore: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Baltimore is a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, walk on some of the most historic grounds in America or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings with your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of history, botany, geology and more.
A Bark In The Park - Delaware: The 20 Best Places to Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Delaware is a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, trot down sand trails, walk on some of the most historic grounds in America or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings with your dog in the First State. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of history, botany, geology and more.
A Bark In The Park-Chesapeake Bay: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Chesapeake is a great place to hike with your dog. Around the bay your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore secluded beaches or take long walks for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings you can find for your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology and more.