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Scouting for Boys
Price: Free! Words: 82,260. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
When "Scouting for Boys" was first published in 1908, it changed the course of history by launching the worldwide Scouting movement. This unabridged republishing of the classic work is produced by ScoutingRediscovered.com - a project dedicated to rediscovering the timeless framework of traditional Scouting.
Living Without Walls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,620. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Julie O'Neill chronicles her family's journey along the John Muir Trail in the High Sierras as she battles her inner fears reliving a backpacking adventure turned disaster that almost took her life 16 years earlier. Part memoir, part manifesto, Living Without Walls is a testament to the power of nature to tend to the whole person as portrayed in this blazingly honest and entertaining account.
The Rain Bear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
It's everyday life in the rugged Northwest Coast. A camping trip derailed in the darkness of a rainy night, alone, and a captivating game of 'cat and mouse' between a bear, a boy, and the elements. It happened.
A Backpacker in Virginia
Series: Asperger's on the Appalachain Trail. Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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This is the third of eight trail journals that I kept while backpacking on the Appalachian Trail. This particular journal is from my hike through central Virginia during the summer of 2003.
3 Steps to Start Backpacking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
have you been interested in backpacking or hiking, but haven't been able to get out the door? With this new structure of putting things into 3 simple steps, and highlighting common mistakes, nothing can hold you back!
Hike with Me: Queens River Loop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Nonfiction account of a woman's four day three night solo backpacking trip in the Sawtooth Wilderness. Includes color photographs and candid descriptions of what backpacking can be like.
Hike with Me: The Wild Coast
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
The true journey of a husband and wife on a six day backpacking trip along the coast of WA. This book contains full color pictures and plenty of adventure.
A Fool and His Boots
Series: Asperger's on the Appalachain Trail, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In the Spring of 2001, I strapped on a backpack and attempted to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail. I made it as far as Damascus, Virginia. In the Summer of 2002, I returned to pick up where I had left off. I hiked southern Virginia that year. Here is my trail journal from that hike. It is the second of eight.
The Best Mistake I Ever Made
Series: Asperger's on the Appalachain Trail, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,460. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In the Spring of 2001, I attempted to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail. I had little experience with traveling on my own and no experience at all with backpacking. I also had Asperger's Syndrome & an anxiety disorder. Here is my journal from that wonderful mess of a hike, so if you want to see what the Appalachian Trail looks like to a fellow with Asperger's, then read on.
Hike with Me: Stump Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
A narrative nonfiction tale of Jeanne Bustamante's first overnight solo backpacking trip to Stump Lake in Idaho. The first in the Hike with Me series about backpacking trips. Full color photos add striking visuals to this book.
Bug Out Bag: 23 Crucial Items You Need Inside Your Ultimate Bug Out Bag
Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Jeffrey Ito. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Security, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Tornadoes. Whirlwinds. Earthquakes. Volcanoes. Just some of what nature can throw at us and make us need to bug-out of our homes. Fast.
The Rural Ranger: A Suburban and Urban Survival Manual & Field Guide of Traps and Snares for Food and Survival
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
The Modern Day Survival Primer For Solving Modern Day Survival Problems! This book will teach you the techniques to not just survive, but to use ingenuity and household items to solve your problems scientifically with a bit of primitive know how thrown in.A complete and detailed section utilizing explicit drawings and easy to understand photographs covers thoroughly the topic of survival trapping
Camping Essentials
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
This book talks about camping in tropical and temperate regions. You will find information on equipment, tools, clothing, first aid, shelters, navigation and much more.
Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History
Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History you can sense the presence of the ancient Romans and feel what it was like to live on Rome's most northern frontier. Vivid descriptions and 130+ photographs and illustrations of northern England and the archaeological remains depict life on The Wall—now and then.
Hiking Cancer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
After starting our goal to hike the Pacific Crest Trail, cancer surprised us. Between surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, and side effects, we found our focus and continued to hike mountains. An inspiration and resource guide for cancer patients, loved ones, and hikers, it is my personal journal, hiking blog entries and essays on cancer. Every survivor story is different. Here is mine.
Which Way Out? Declination Made Easy!
Price: $6.55 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
This eBook deals with Declination. How to calculate and adjust for Declination? We will consider Declination West and Declination East and how to use these with the topographic map and the compass. We will consider baseplate compasses (with and without an adjustment arrow), a Lensatic compass and button type compasses and how to compensate for Declination. Get it right and come out safe!
Campsite Gourmet: Fine Dining on the Trail and on the Road
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
Campsite Gourmet gives campers of all kinds recipes for quick, easy and tasty meal preparation under sometimes less than ideal conditions, a friendly trail-side companion offering thoughts of the great thinkers and tips for making the outdoor experience more enjoyable.
Tales from the Trails
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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.
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 » Hiking
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.
Compass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
Compass with map is extremely valuable equipment. It’s everywhere. Used by scouts and hikers, pilots and campers, in airplanes, in mobile phones, captains of ships at sea, on spaceships and guided missiles, by car drivers and mountain climbers... This book is with lots of pictures and as little text as possible to make it quick to read, easy to follow, easy to remember and easy to recall.