The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide, Second Edition

The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide, Second Edition

Author: Andrew Skurka

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426217968

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 244

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Whether you're a first-time backpacker, an occasional weekend warrior, or a seasoned long-distance trekker, this guide is a must for any backpacking, hiking, or camping trip. Supreme long-distance hiker Andrew Skurka—accomplished adventure athlete, speaker, guide, and writer—shares his knowledge in this essential guide to backpacking gear and skills. Skurka recounts what he's learned from more than 30,000 miles of long-distance hikes, including the Appalachian, Pacific Crest, and Continental Divide Trails, and the 4,700-mile Alaska-Yukon Expedition. A show-and-tell guide to clothing, footwear, backpacks, shelter and sleep systems, camp stoves, and more, as well as tips on foot care, campsite selection, and hiking efficiency, this single book contains all the knowledge you'll need to hit the trail. This second edition features 16 new pages (including food on the trail and other essentials), and updates all gear recommendations.
The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Andrew Skurka
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-07 - Publisher: National Geographic Books

Whether you're a first-time backpacker, an occasional weekend warrior, or a seasoned long-distance trekker, this guide is a must for any backpacking, hiking, or camping trip. Supreme long-distance hiker Andrew Skurka—accomplished adventure athlete, speaker, guide, and writer—shares his knowledge in this essential guide to backpacking gear and skills. Skurka recounts
The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Andrew Skurka
Categories: Backpacking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: National Geographic Books

"A show-and-tell guide to clothing, footwear, backpacks, shelter and sleep systems, camp stoves, and more, as well as tips on foot care, campsite selection, and hiking efficiency, this single book contains all the knowledge you'll need to hit the trail, "--Amazon.com.
The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Andrew Skurka
Categories: Sports & Recreation
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Whether you're a first-time backpacker, an occasional weekend warrior, or a seasoned long-distance trekker, this guide is a must for any backpacking, hiking, or camping trip. Supreme long-distance hiker Andrew Skurka—accomplished adventure athlete, speaker, guide, and writer—shares his knowledge in this essential guide to backpacking gear and skills. Skurka recounts
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Language: en
Pages: 473
Authors: Andrew Skurka
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-30 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

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Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Annie Getchell, Dave Getchell
Categories: Sports & Recreation
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