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ANSEL ADAMS WILDERNESS
First Edition—July 2001

184 pages with photos and enhanced 6 color topographic maps covering every hike.

This is a complete guidebook to one of the most beautiful regions of the Sierra Nevada range, and one of the least traveled. Camping, fishing, hiking and horseback riding are pleasant on quiet settings. It includes descriptions and directions for trails on the Middle, North and South Fork of the San Joaquin River and Granite Creek country, in the Ansel Adams Wilderness, in addition to Fish Creek and Mono Creek Country located in the John Muir Wilderness.

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Utah's backcountry contains a magnificent variety of hiking opportunities at all levels of difficulty. Some trails visit alpine lakes, some climb mountain peaks, some wind through desert canyons, and others visit prehistoric Indian ruins. The trails selected for this book represent the best hikes in every category. All five of Utah's national parks are represented, as are most of the state's national monuments and wilderness areas. Your Price: $14.95
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Click to see next page This inspired guide from one of the world's best traveled adventurers offers essential, up-to-the-minute information and advice on all aspects of backcountry trekking for hikers and backpackers of every stripe. The best book about backpacking ever written! Your Price: $13.27
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Ray Jardine does an excellent job of explaining ultra light techniques, and how he gravitated toward them in the course of 5 megahikes. He urges you to field-test all your gear, whether homemade or store-bought, and he recommends training prior to a distance hike. This book, positioned for the mainstream, is a bargain for anyone willing to develop their outdoor skills. Your Price: $13.97
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Click to see next page This is not a slim compendium of bold-faced hiking tips; in other words, if you come face-to-face with Mr. Bear on the trail, you won't be whipping out The Backpacker's Field Manual for quick advice. On the other hand, if you take the time to plan your excursions into the wilderness, this thorough guide will prove invaluable. From packing to navigation to first aid, all the basics of backcountry travel are covered in detail.  Your Price: $10.47
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On the legendary John Muir Trail you pass through a land of 13- and 14,000-foot peaks, deep canyons, massive granite walls, and sparkling lakes. Here's the best guide to this 211-mile hiking wonderland, written by two of WP's most venerable authors. 28 2-color maps are based on corrected, updated USGS topomaps. Your Price: $11.95
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Click to see next page This beautifully-written book has everything including some wonderfully sly humor and a plot that draws you along so strongly you can hardly put the book down. Your Price: $19.95
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Click to see next page Healthy and nutritious food for backpackers, paddlers, and adventurers. The outdoors person's complete guide to drying, preserving and preparing lightweight foods. Over 50 field-tested recipes emphasize fresh, healthful, and delicious dishes that can be prepared quickly and easily. This book is a revised edition of The Lightweight Gourmet. Your Price: $9.95
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Click to see next page When you need fast medical advice in the great outdoors, Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine is the only place to turn. This quick-access guide is compact enough to fit ina backpack, yet detailed enough to include the definitions, clinical presentation, and treatment of the emergencies you're likely to encounter in the wilderness. Your Price: $39.95
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Official guidebook and maps to the Appalachian Trail in Maine—covering 281 miles from Mt. Katahdinin Baxter State Park to the New Hampshire line, packaged with 7 four-color topographical maps, with elevation profiles and trail descriptions. Published by the Maine Appalachian Trail Club. Your Price: $24.95
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Click to see next page There are many hiking guide books available for Oregon, but there is only one Backpacking Oregon. This guide is the only book available that details the best backpacking trips in the Beaver State. These 27 trips, which last from 3 days to 2 weeks, offer geographic diversity, beautiful scenery, and a short getaway from the routines of daily life. The trips are generally more than a simple weekend outing, but
they are all terrific vacations and each gives you enough time to really enjoy the scenery and get to know Oregon.
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The author shares the sights, sounds, feelings, and the many personal adventures and challenges he experienced on his 2158.8-mile section-hike of this remarkable footpath from Georgia to Maine. Included are over 100 pictures and maps
documenting his journey. Hiking the Appalachian Trail was a dream he had since childhood; and, at the age of 66, he demonstrates that through faith, patience and commitment-dreams can come true.
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Click to see next page This book outlines a magnificent experience following an off-trail, higher version of the Muir Trail through the High Sierra. We have followed most of Roper's route over several years; sometimes we thought we were lost or overwhelmed, but it always turned out fine. He treads a fine line between complete instructions that would allow no mistakes, and an experience that gives the hiker their own opportunity for route-finding, discovery, and growth. Your Price: $11.87
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Click to see next page When a conversation turns to the subject of national parks, the word "Yellowstone" is usually not far behind. Not only is Yellowstone a premier national park because of its world-famous geothermal areas and rich wildlife resource, but it contains more than 800 miles of trails that provide an incredible opportunity to hike amid wild nature. Hiking Yellowstone throws open the door to that opportunity, with detailed descriptions and trip planning information for 109 hikes. Your Price: $10.47
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Developed primarily for long-distancetreks, the ultra light method is considered by many traditional backpackers as too austere. Author Ryel Kestenbaum shows that thanks to recent improvements in equipment design and manufacture, as well as in food processing, ultra light backpacking now offers a safe and comfortable alternative to traditional backpacking methods. Your Price: $11.17
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This item will be published in May 2002. You may order it now and we will ship it to you when it arrives. Your Price: $18.95
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Click to see next page Very few places on earth match the unbridled beauty of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, nearly a million acres of high-elevation splendor, about a thousand lakes, Montana's tallest peaks, nearly 300 miles of trails, and hundreds more miles of off-trail routes. Most of the range is granite, three billion years old. Bill Schneider, Falcon publisher and author of Hiking the Beartooths, calls this wilderness a "masterpiece of the National Forest System" and "an angler's paradise." Your Price: $14.95
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Click to see next page One of the richest expanses of undeveloped land in the Southeast, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park attracts more than 9 million visitors a year. Even so, most people experience only a few of the most popular trails in the area. Day and Overnight Hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park takes hikers off the beaten track to the more secluded rambles, from highland meadows
and open vistas to pristine mountain streams and pioneer farms.
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Click to see next page The second edition of thispopular hiking trail guide describes 36 hikes in the Aspen, Colorado, and Central Colorado area, concentrating of hikes in designated Wilderness areas. Each description gives start/destination points, round-trip distance/hiking time, elevation range, references to published and text maps, Wilderness designation, accurate directions to the trailhead, and the trail route. Maps and photos for the trails are also included. The hikes cover areas around Aspen, Snowmass Village, Independence Pass, Aspen to Crested Butte, Frying pan River Valley, Mount Elbert, Leadville, Redstone & Marble, all in Central Colorado. Your Price: $9.95
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Aimed at serious outdoor lovers, the described routes assume some familiarity with backpacking. The trips range from one night to two weeks, and cover the Coast Ranges from Mexico to Oregon, the Sierra Nevada, the Cascades, and the Warner
Mountains, including portions of the Pacific Crest Trail, the High Sierra Trail, and the John Muir Trail. Some are old favorites, others are published here for the first time.
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Click to see next page Our flagship guidebook now in its 7th edition is still the classic Sierra hiking and backpacking guide. The authors have walked a combined total of over 20,000 miles in the Sierra, and here they share their in-depth knowledge. Sierra North covers the best hikes in the Northern Sierra from Echo Summit to the Rock Creek Lakes in the John Muir Wilderness. 100 custom hikes, designed by the authors, range from dayhikes to week-long treks. This 7th edition includes 12 new trips. Your Price: $11.17
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Click to see next page This starting-from-scratch revision of The National Outdoor Leadership School's Wilderness Guide will tell you what to wear, how to navigate, and how to get across streams and scree fields in the backcountry. It will give you tips on whether to evacuate an injured person by helicopter, how to treat blisters, and how to look for lost members of your group. This is all useful and well written. Your Price: $10.50
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Click to see next page Yellowstone National Park has more than 800 miles of hiking trails. But if you're going to be there for a day or two, only have enough time for one or two short hikes, and need something that is not too physically demanding, which trail do you choose? This book answers that question. Your Price: $6.95
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Click to see next page The 2,000-mile Appalachian Trailhas inspired, challenged, and frustrated countless hikers who have followed the white blazes over each mountain's summit from Georgia to Maine. Some see the trek as a holy journey and the epitome of outdoor culture. Winters found it a personal pilgrimageas she hiked alone, meeting others in the loosely knit confederation of hikers at the shelters along the
way, and cooking and sometimes sharing meals with them.
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Click to see next page Tells how to recognize, assess, andtreat many kinds of medical emergencies in the wilderness. This fifth edition includes the latest information on cryptospryos is and immunization changes. Although much material is useful to the lay person, there are many techniques, including field surgery and suturing, that can be effectively used only by professionals, such as wilderness educators, search and rescue groups, EMTs, and paramedics. Your Price: $10.47
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Click to see next page The Advanced Backpacker is an invaluable fusion of expert information and unlimited inspiration, featuring detailed discussions of everything from finding routes and choosing locations to planning, financing, equipping, and supplying
oneself for the long haul. Offering readers unprecedented insight into the extensive preparations required to develop the body and psyche of a long-distance hiker.
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Click to see next page It's not every day you find a how-to guide that's laugh-out-loud funny--which is why, in addition to being a handy resource, The Outward Bound Backpacker's Handbook is such a treat. Author and mountaineer Glenn Randall entertains as he teaches, using witty accounts from a lifetime in the outdoors to illustrate lessons on packing light, planning a route, keeping warm in the cold, and steering clear of mosquitoes, bears, and poisonous plants. Your Price: $10.47
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Click to see next page A complete introduction to backpacking for women. How can a woman get started in backpacking? What kind of gear does she need? What are the physical requirements? This book answers the questions women have about backpacking. Written in a unique woman-to-woman perspective, this book gives readers the confidence to try a new sport. Your Price: $10.47
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Click to see next page This book features some of the best hiking Ohio has to offer. The hikes range in distance from 1.6 miles to over 20 miles, thus accommodating hikers of every ability. Each hike contains a detailed description of the trail, a trail map, usually taken for the USGS maps, and directions to the trailhead. Ramey has a very warm, friendly writing style. Your Price: $11.87
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Click to see next page Discover New Jersey's natural treasures for yourself with this new edition of a long-trusted guidebook. The hikes ranges from 1.5 to more than 28 miles in length--gentle nature walks, challenging backpacks for the experienced, and everything in between, described for you here with care and precision. Driving directions to the trailhead, a clear map, difficulty rating, and a trail
synopsis are included for each.
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Click to see next page Whether you're planning anactual trip to the Olympic Mountains or searching for the vicarious thrills of a smart guidebook, Robert L. Wood's encyclopedic knowledge of this enchanting wilderness at the edge of the Pacific will inform and enthrall. This is not a quickie job: the author has hiked every one of the trails he details here (over a hundred) backwards and forwards, most of them more than once, and his enthusiasm is infectious. Your Price: $13.27
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