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Poison Ivy - Identifying, Washing Off, and Curing Poison Ivy Rashes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
Lisa Shea would love to not have written this book on Poison Ivy. She’d love to not know anything at all about poison ivy. Unfortunately, life had other plans for her. So she figured, if she had to endure year after year of poison ivy rashes, at least she could do some good with that knowledge. All of her trial-and-error experiments on her own body will now help you zip through your poison ivy.
Philbrick's Appalachian Trail Transit Guide, Complete Edition: Georgia to Maine
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,580. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Want to hike the A.T., but need help getting there and back? Now there is a comprehensive compilation of public transportation information to help hikers in getting to just about any spot along the Trail. Philbrick's Appalachian Trail Transit Guide, by J Jeffrey "Snailpace" Philbrick is now available to get you there and back. The guide provides detailed, practical information to get on the trail
Tales from the Trails
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
T. Duren Jones gets out into the wilderness as often as possible—camping, fishing, hiking, desert trail trekking and “bagging” peaks—and does he have stories to tell! He’s hiked hundreds of trails, completed the nearly 500 miles of the Colorado Trail, and has summited all 54 of Colorado’s 14,000-ft. peaks. He loves the outdoors—and check-off lists. He’s kinda crazy that way.
The Little Book Of Little Walks Around Little Villages In The Cotswolds - Book 1. Birdlip & Beyond Edition 01
Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: 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
The Hiker's Field Manual: A Complete Guide to Hiking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Hiker's Field Manual is designed as a smart guide for hikers and backpackers alike. The manual is useful to help navigate, learn about hiking equipment, how to forecast the weather without expensive technology, and keeping oneself comfortable when on a trail in any location.
Climbing With Edward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, 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.” ...
Summit Mt. Whitney
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Hello I’m Peter Scott author & videographer, I combine eBooks with videography to provide some cool visuals that’ll help plan your summit to Mt. Whitney. I created this book, forgive the expression “with a beginners mind” I've included a complete plan of: Food, equipment, clothes durations & maps and much more. The plan is to summit in 4 days to acclimate to the elevations and enjoy the scenery.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway” is the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails. With one tap of the screen, you can: >>Plan days of fun family-friendly activities >>Learn which trails lead to great vistas, swimming beaches, and wildlife sightings >>Discover historical and geological wonders >>Find directions, entrance fees, and more!
12 Steps To A Lighter Pack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Backpacking with a heavy pack is tough on your knees, back and feet. "12 Steps To a Lighter Pack" is a book with suggestions and tips to lighten this heavy load. Inside this book are twelve specific tips that if you can shave just four simple little ounces in each step, you will be able to shave three pounds from your pack.
Tales from the Trails, Part 1 UK Trails
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Walking is good for you. It provides physical exercise and stimulates the senses. It gets you out and about. You see places that can only be reached on foot. It also has its moments, sometimes funny sometimes dangerous, plus mishaps and other adventures. This book is a collection of observations, stories, advice and photographs from the long-distance walks made by the author.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...
The Three Peaks Challenge; Making the Most for Charity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The "How To" raise money by doing the 3 Peaks Challenge book. This is a book based on the 3 Peaks challenge. It details our efforts from start to finish with advice for the challenge as well as fundraising and even a section for the driver. If you are thinking of attempting the three peaks challenge, know someone who is or just want to get an idea of what it is like. Own this book now.
Castle Walks in Monmouthshire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Wales is famed for its castles, which are rivalled only by the stunning landscapes in which they stand. All twelve walks in this book start at, or close to, one of Monmouthshire's magnificent castles, fortresses like Chepstow, Raglan, Skenfrith and White. Walks range from 5.6 miles (9.1 km) to 12.3 miles (19.7 km) and each offers an exciting introduction to the area's history and natural beauty.
To the Top of Central America: Bagging volcanoes in Guatemala
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 18. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, 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.
John Muir Trail 56 Days of Crazy Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
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In June of 1984 with limited hiking skills, everyday is a learning experience. The wilderness is the classroom, and nature is the teacher. The journey began as a summer trail challenge but, ends up being a life changing experience. This is a John Muir Trail journal recounting the adventures and events of a 56 day, 221 mile, solo backpacking trip along California’s Sierra Nevada Mountain range.
Rambling Man Walks The North Downs Way: Following the pilgrims from Farnham to Dover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Andrew Bowden was unemployed and getting tired. Tired of looking for jobs. Tired of thinking about what to say for interviews. Tired of visiting the Job Centre to justify why they should give him some money. Tired of sitting in front of the computer all day waiting for that elusive offer of gainful employment to appear. Tired. So very tired. So he went for a walk on the North Downs Way.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Burnett County, Wisconsin
Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, 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 Barron County, Wisconsin
Series: Hittin' the Trail, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, 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.
Best Hiking in Southwest Colorado around Ouray, Telluride and Silverton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
An opinionated guide to the best hikes in the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado around three great base camps; Ouray, Telluride and Silverton. The hikes range from 6 to 12.5 miles per day. The guide describes the base camps, identifying local service, nearby attractions and non-hiking day activities. Trails include detailed descriptions, ratings, elevation profiles, maps and photos.
My Trinities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is not your grandpa's guidebook! Finally a comprehensive guide, with attitude, to Northern California's most spectacular wilderness area, the Trinity Alps. 60 photos. Based on first-hand knowledge of 188 lakes, all major peaks and trails, plus backcountry info not in other books. Geology, history, botany, swimming holes, bear dens, life-or-death narratives, and humor throughout.