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
This popular—and essential—survival resource is now available in paperback, making it that much easier to pack and carry on every adventure. From planning an expedition, to packing must-have kits, to discovering what to do on a trail, The Survival Handbook is an invaluable tool when you’re in the great outdoors.
Among a myriad of outdoor skills, it teaches readers how to make shelters, find water, and spot, catch, and cook wild food. And if there’s an emergency, it shows which essential first-aid techniques to use when, how to mount a rescue, and even how to get yourself found.
Measures 10" × 7.7". Soft cover, 320 pages. 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