Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking

Trekking Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This guide book will help you, leave home and return from any trek, easy,moderate or difficult without endangering yourself and trekking with adequate precautions. This guide book is a compilation of years of checklist of the author. It helps you carry correct equipment, foods and medicines for your trek. This little book is a safety companion for you, which you must carry along while trekking
Hike with Me: Stump Lake
Price: $4.99 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.
Cover of: The Rural Ranger by Ron Foster The Rural Ranger A Suburban and Urban Survival Manual & Field Guide of Traps and Snares for Food and Survival
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 59,130. 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: 31,150. 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.
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.
Rookies in the Wild
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
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
Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A short memoir of a father introducing his daughter to backpacking on the Appalachian Trail.
The Bivouac Handbook (A No-Nonsense Guide to Austere Wildnerness Camping)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
The Bivouac Handbook is a practical, no-nonsense guide to austere wilderness camping. It was developed for extreme hunters, backcountry anglers and serious trekkers whose primary goals in the outdoors include something other than “camping for camping’s sake.” Written by veteran outdoor writer and editor Rob Reaser, The Bivouac Handbook shows you to go farther and do more with less.
The Backcountry Fun Series #1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Here are three of my current books bundled into one option for people who want to dream about the backcountry and maybe put together a trip to get the fish. When the daily grind gets you down, pick this up to plan a fishing trip, think about the great things to do in the backcountry, and look at some great scenery from the throughout the western U.S. Three books in one download.
How To Backpack - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Backpacking
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
- How to plan backpacking trips. - Find out what to do before the backpacking trip. - How to get visa, papers, and insurance the affordable way. - How to prepare for backpacking. - How to sleep, eat, and have fun while backpacking. - How to manage your money for backpacking. - How to travel alone safe. - Basic survival guide tips. - Special backpacking tips and tricks.
The Tenderfoot's Guide to Family Camping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Revised for 2011 from the hit, 1999, paperback edition, The Tenderfoot's Guide to Family Camping has been updated with all the latest information to painlessly get the novice, tenderfoot family camper off the couch and into the woods. Take a copy along on your phone or e-reading device.