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Author Magnanti, Paul, author.

Title How to survive your first trip in the wild : backpacking for beginners / Paul Magnanti

Publication Info. Emeryville, California : Rockridge Press, 2019


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.54 MAG    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  796.54 MAG    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  796.54 MAG    Available
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Description 139 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
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Contents Planning your trip -- Gearing up -- Getting trail-ready -- Hitting the trail -- Setting up camp -- Cooking and camp life -- Basic first aid -- Trips for first-time backpackers -- Seasons cheat sheets -- First trip checklist -- Lightweight backpacking.
Summary Explore the backcountry with confidence. Start strong with an essential equipment guide geared toward beginners. Discover how to choose a campsite and follow along with camp setup and breakdown directions. Water treatment info, outdoor cooking basics, snacking suggestions, and a sample three-day backpacking food plan supply you with vital knowledge to survive in the wilderness. This beginners' backpacking handbook includes:Expert tips--Learn how to "Leave No Trace," navigate rough terrain, deal with wildlife, and other practical backpacking advice.Gear checklists--Track down the right gear with guides to clothing, footwear, backpacks, and shelters--even on a budget.Plan ahead--Handy cheat sheets help you pick the best time of year and the perfect starter trail for backpacking in your state.
Subject Backpacking -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Outdoor skills.
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