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Points of Contact: On the Practice, Philosophy, and Pleasures of Fell Walking
By Mick Harney
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Are you passionate about walking and climbing, perhaps in areas such as Scotland and the English Lake District? Or do you simply have a curiosity about those activities and those places? Points of Contact is the book for you. Knitting geology, history, and meteorology into an illuminating exploration of the world of fell and hill walking, it is by turns descriptive, humorous, and poetic.
The Survival Kit
By John A. Heatherly
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
By Gary Kraus
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.
Extreme Trekking
By Vladimir Lancheres
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.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes
By Mark Finnemore
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.
Putt like a tour professional
By Tom Lyons
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.
Lydford
By Tony Phillips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A tourist and travel guide to Lydford, Dartmoor, in Southwest England. Comprehensive list of local facilities and accommodation included.
A Bark In The Park-A Primer For Hiking With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
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.
A Bark In The Park-Florida Panhandle: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Florida Panhandle is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can explore lush forests, trot down sandy trails, or hike for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-South Carolina Lowcountry: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The South Carolina Lowcountry is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can explore great forests that leave him panting, trot down sandy trails, or hike for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-North Carolina Coast: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The North Carolina coast is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can explore great forests that leave him panting, trot down sandy trails, or hike for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Boston: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Boston area is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, trot down sandy trails, or hike for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Cleveland: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Cleveland area is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or follow streams for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Pittsburgh: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Pittsburgh area is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or follow streams for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Connecticut: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Connecticut is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or follow streams for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Finger Lakes: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Finger Lakes are a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Berkshires: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Berkshires are a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. 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-Long Island: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Long Island is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, trot on sand trails 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.
A Bark In The Park-Rhode Island: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Rhode Island is a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, 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 for your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of history, botany, geology and more.
A Bark In The Park-Tidewater Virginia: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
By Doug Gelbert
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.