Gerald M. Chicalo

Biography

Seeking adventure that no established trail could provide, Gerald turned to off-trail hiking as the means to go where no one has gone before. A veteran of many gruelling and punishing treks, including a risky solo passage of the fabled "Fool's Gold Route", an unmarked wilderness journey that is said to be attempted by few and successfully completed by even fewer, he is no stranger to the virtually impenetrable underbrush of the Pacific Northwest. Ten years spent working in the helicopter timber salvage industry gives Gerald a unique insight that can bring you into the stark reality of the rainforest using words alone. He now lives in the forest on Lasqueti Island, BC, Canada.

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Books

Advanced Paintball Tactics - Fire, Movement, Ambush, Offense, Defense, Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
This manual assumes you are beyond the beginner stage and are ready to enter the realm of advanced, small-unit paintball tactics. This manual contains the guidelines to form and train a paintball team that will be coordinated, cohesive and controlled, in all paintball situations. Your team’s players will move and act in unison. They will work together to achieve the common purpose; victory.
Bushwhack: A Serial Story of Off-Trail Hiking & Camping in the Pacific Northwest Wilderness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Three women, six men, and one dog, set out on a good-intentioned, multi-day, off-trail hiking adventure. Laughing, joking, even flirting with each other, it all starts out so well. Until... well, you'll have to read it to find out. To experience this book as intended, as a serial story, please read only one chapter per day, if you can resist the temptation.

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