How to Hike the A.T.: The Nitty-Gritty Details of a Long-Distance Trek

How to Hike the A.T.: The Nitty-Gritty Details of a Long-Distance Trek

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by Michelle Ray
     
 

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• How to plan and prepare for a long-distance hike on the Appalachian Trail • Includes information on trail nutrition, culture, first aid, gear, weather conditions, and more • Expert advice from an experienced long-distance hiker along with useful information for any long-distance trek Other Appalachian Trail guidebooks tell you about notable scenery

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• How to plan and prepare for a long-distance hike on the Appalachian Trail • Includes information on trail nutrition, culture, first aid, gear, weather conditions, and more • Expert advice from an experienced long-distance hiker along with useful information for any long-distance trek Other Appalachian Trail guidebooks tell you about notable scenery, trail history, or changes in terrain. This one tells you exactly what you need to know to prepare for and complete a long-distance hike on the A.T. From determining a budget, preparing an itinerary, and packing gear to resupplying, using bounce boxes, and staying on schedule, this book will help any hiker make certain their long-distance trek is a success.You can hear an interview with Michelle Ray on how to prepare for your thru-hike if you click here.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811735421
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
12/17/2008
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
223,997
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Michelle Ray has been an avid hiker for more than fifteen years and has logged thousands of miles on the Appalachian Trail. She is a member of the Appalachian Long Distance Hiking Association and works as a field editor for the Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers Companion. She lives in New Hampshire.

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How to Hike the A.T.: The Nitty-Gritty Details of a Long-Distance Trek 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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Idek any of his other rp's...well I am tired so goodnight!
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