The Winter Camping Handbook

The Winter Camping Handbook

Wilderness Travel & Adventure in the Cold-weather Months

Book - 2007
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Winter camping has its own special allure: the splendid quiet of a winter forest, the hush of falling snow, the thrill of gliding over ice and snow on skis. From building a snow shelter to traveling comfortably in sub-zero temperatures, The Winter Camping Handbook covers everything you'll need to know in order to enjoy wilderness travel and adventure in the cold weather months.Extremely user-friendly, the book's step-by-step approach covers everything from choosing a location to explore, selecting teammates, planning the trip, winterizing a travel vehicle, gear selection, travel skills and navigation, making camp, food and nutrition, dealing with winter safety concerns, and even camping with children.
A thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide considered the authoritative resource for winter camping.

Baker & Taylor
An updated and authoritative resource for winter camping provides step-by-step coverage of a wide variety of topics, from winterizing a travel vehicle and selecting gear to building a snow shelter and addressing safety issues. Original.

Publisher: Woodstock, VT : Countryman Press, c2007
ISBN: 9780881507829
Characteristics: 224 p. : ill ; 23 cm


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Jul 24, 2010

Intended as a guide for remote wilderness camping, skiing and snowshoeing, but if one is interested only in doing so locally, there are many suggestions that will make the outing more pleasurable.

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