Whether you’re a first-time backpacker, an occasional weekend warrior or a seasoned long-distance trekker, you’ll love this guide. Learn exactly what you need to carry – both on your back and between your ears – for all seasons and circumstances through a show-and-tell of clothing, footwear, backpacks, shelter and sleep systems, and more, as well as through detailed articles on foot care, campsite selection and hiking efficiency. Learn More
No telescope required! A comfortable lawn chair and a clear, night sky are all you need. Author James R. Sowell teaches you how to find and identify constellations—and even locate galaxies!—just using the naked eye.
Perfect for young Boy Scouts wanting to learn to play chess. Easy-to-understand guide is filled with illustrations to help teach all the fundamentals of chess. Explains the purpose of each chess piece, how to set up the board, strategy, and more. Soft cover, 96 pages. Learn More
Trailmaster John McKinney reveals how you can get the most out of your time on the trail. If you're new to hiking, you'll learn the basics, one step at a time. And if you're already at home on the trail, you're guaranteed to glean new tips to enhance your hiking experience. Whether you hike in your local park or halfway around the world, you'll need to know how to prepare and what to expect. This book provides solid information, practical tips and inspiration. Learn More