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The Advanced Backpacker

A Handbook of Year Round, Long-Distance Hiking

by Chris Townsend

  • 13 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walking, hiking, trekking,
  • Walking,
  • Hiking,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Camping,
  • Sports & Recreation / Camping,
  • hiking,backpacking,solo,trail,Advanced Backpacker,desert,terrains,Townsend,globe,Denali,solo trip,Appalachian Trail,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Backpacking

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9253157M
    ISBN 100071357564
    ISBN 109780071357562

    The Backpacker’s Field Manual, A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills is still the most complete and readable handbook of backpacking instruction available today. Written by Rick Curtis, Director of Princeton University’s Famous Outdoor Recreation Program, it provides a gear-agnostic approach to the skills and techniques.   Hiking and Backpacking, 2nd book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Backpacking: Essential Skills to Advanced Techniques pro /5(7).

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    Guided Hikes and Backpacking Trips; Canoeing & Kayaking Information. ADK Paddle Outing; Snow Sports Information. ADK Winter Outing; Cycling Information. ididaride! ADK Cycle Outing ; Adventure Travel; Earn-A-Patch. ADK Fire Tower Challenge; Kids on the Trail. Backpacking, Travelling, Gap Year, Big Trip, Sabbatical, Career Break, or whatever else you want to call it – this book aims to provide you with all the first-hand information, tips and help you could possibly need in regards to planning your adventure.


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Like the other "advanced hiking" books by Roland Mueser and Karen Berger, this book is sadly somewhat of a relic these days. If you consider yourself an "advanced backpacker" though, its still worth getting ahold of, to access the author's expertise on some relatively esoteric subjects/5(7).

The book should have been called, "Introduction to Backpacking." If you The Advanced Backpacker book never backpacked before, you might learn a few things from this book. There is nothing in the book that is advanced. Much of the book is just fluff and filler.3/5(5).

The Advanced Backpacker offers top-level navigation techniques as well as specific safety and health precautions for extreme heat and cold. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device /5(7).

Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. See this thread for more information. Karen Berger, author of the best-selling Hiking and Backpacking: A Trailside Guide, has hiked o miles, including the Appalachian Trail, The Advanced Backpacker book Pacific Crest Trail, and the Continental Divide Trail.

Karen Berger is a pianist on the faculty of the Berkshire Music /5(32). Which are the best books for advanced hiking, backpacking and survival camping. In our list, we have listed ten high-quality advanced books and six classic masterpieces on thru-hiking, solo traveling, long distance backpacking and survival camping.

The pick for the best book depends on a lot on your requirements and preferences as a reader. The book should have been called, "Introduction to Backpacking." If you have never backpacked before, you might learn a few things from this book.

There is nothing in the book that is advanced. Much of the book is just fluff and filler.3/5(5). Like the other "advanced hiking" books by Roland Mueser and Karen Berger, this book is sadly somewhat of a relic these days.

If you consider yourself an "advanced backpacker" though, its still worth getting ahold of, to access the author's expertise on some relatively esoteric subjects. 4 people found this helpful.

Buy The Advanced Backpacker: A Handbook of Year Round, Long-Distance Hiking by Townsend, Chris (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Reviews: 4. Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to the reader's doorstep, inspiring and enabling them to go more places and enjoy nature more often.

The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine, and the only magazine whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they publish.

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Get this from a library. Advanced backpacking: a Trailside guide. [Karen Berger] -- This book is for hikers who find themselves looking to see what's over the next ridge.

It's for people who have wondered what it would be like to hike the Grand Canyon, backpack across the cirques of. DESCRIPTION OF SKILLS. The recipient of this badge has demonstrated advanced backpacking skills.

Grant this badge if: The student has planned and participated in at least three successful backpacking trips within the previous two calendar years, of which at least one trip is two nights or more. Men’s bags often seem in official and critical occasions, because originally texture is extremely essential, and you’d better pick real leather bags, which not only could demonstrate your preference, and.

The Backpacker's Handbook is the only major guide to deliver an in-depth look at all backpacking styles, from ultralight to long-distance hiking. New material on trekking in challenging environments such as deserts and mountains will appeal to hikers who love to push the s: 9.

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Tue Feb 11th, am • Once you book the first night of your trip, will allow you to complete. Townsend covers a wide range of topics in the book, from philosophical viewpoints about hiking and backpacking to the technical nitty-gritty aspects to the gear that makes it easier.

I thought th Chris Townsend is a life-long backpacker who has made a living out of traveling, testing gear, and writing articles and books.4/5(25). This is a detailed book on backpacking and backpacking equipment.

Chris Townsend is the TGO Magazine (The Great Outdoors Magazine) gear editor. He receives all the new equipment, before it hits the shops, to test and write revues on.

He has been hiking for over 25years and has walked o miles so he has a good idea of what he is talking Reviews: My backpacking book, free (Kindle version) (edBackpacking) submitted 2 years ago by [deleted] For the next 4 days, my book is available for free if you have access to Amazon and have a Kindle enabled device the software is downloadable for most tablets and so forth.The Advanced Backpacking Skills badge shows that you have the skills needed to plan and lead Backpacking trips, and to participate in longer trips to remote destinations that are more committing and require more self sufficiency in areas such as navigation and first aid.

It can be a step towards becoming a Mountaineers Backpacking Trip Leader.