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Sports Illustrated Backpacking

Sports Illustrated Backpacking

by Jack McDowell
     
 

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From day hikes to long hauls, few activities can match backpacking as a natural form of exercise, a satisfying aesthetic experience, a challenge, an adventure, and just plain fun. Now in Sports Illustrated Backpacking , notes outdoor writer Jack McDowell approaches this sport as a total activity for people of any ability. Buy this book and learn the 6 things to

Overview

From day hikes to long hauls, few activities can match backpacking as a natural form of exercise, a satisfying aesthetic experience, a challenge, an adventure, and just plain fun. Now in Sports Illustrated Backpacking , notes outdoor writer Jack McDowell approaches this sport as a total activity for people of any ability. Buy this book and learn the 6 things to consider when preparing for a trip Which clothing and equipment is right for you 5 tips for learning to walk and carry equipment Mealtime First-aid advice that could save your life The latest in using a map and compass, preparing for different climates and terrains, coping with enviornemnt hazards and more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397013784
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/1980
Series:
The Sports Illustrated Library
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
222

Meet the Author

Jack McDowell is an active backpacker and instructor who has written and photographed numerous books on outdoor subjects.

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