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Is Wilderness Survival 4 Me?
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Series: A Wilderness Survival Topic, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
The title says it all. It is a good question which sometimes has an unpopular answer. "Is Wilderness Survival 4 Me?" is designed to help the reader determine whether wilderness survival knowledge is something that is necessary or even desirable for them to learn, using a no-nonsense and unbiased approach. This book is controversial, as many survivalists may not like the answers provided inside.
12 Steps To A Lighter Pack
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: 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.
Rookies in the Wild
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
(5.00 from 1 review)
A journey into the wilderness will reconstitute a lost soul. At least that's the theory. But when a newly unemployed dad decides to take his teenage son on a life-affirming backpacking trip along the Pacific Crest Trail, he unleashes deep-rooted fears of the unknown. Cougars, Bigfoot, and iliotibial syndrome are con-conspirators in this true comic misadventure set in the Trinity Alps Wilderness.
Fire By Friction: The Wood Bow Fire Drill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Learn the proper way to create fire by friction using the primitive technology technique of the Wood Bow Fire Drill. This is one of the ancient methods of producing a glowing ember that you then nurture into a flame by rubbing sticks together. As an added bonus, this eBook also contains the proper way to build a fire and some advance techniques including the Hand Drill.
Survival Guide for Beginners
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Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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Super storm Sandy ripped up the eastern seaboard of the United States, leaving death and destruction in its path. While everyone knew the storm's path, and when it would strike, people and the community as a whole were caught off guard by the devastation. Super storm sandy provides an example of why preparing for the worst-case scenario is the prudent path to take.
JenTil
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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A short memoir of a father introducing his daughter to backpacking on the Appalachian Trail.
Backpacking Gear that My Son and I Use
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
This EBook is a reference of what my oldest son and I use. You need to do your own research and find out what works for you. This EBook will give you information on what works for us and you can use it to evaluate what you think might work for you.