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Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival

Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival

Backpacking. Equipment and Tools. Ropes and Knots. Boating. Shelter Building. Navigation. Pathfinding. Fire Building. Wilderness First Aid. Rescue. Tracking

  • Author: Vin T. Sparano
  • Publisher: Rizzoli Publications
  • ISBN: 0789331195
  • Category: SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Page: 320
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This complete and comprehensive guide is the ultimate one-volume library for anyone looking to excel in and enjoy a day in the woods whether it be backpacking, camping, or simply a day afield. This exhaustive work features extensive illustrated coverage of all skills necessary to be successful in any camping or wilderness survival situation.

Camping & Wilderness Survival

Camping & Wilderness Survival

The Ultimate Outdoors Book

  • Author: Paul Tawrell
  • Publisher: Paul Tawrell
  • ISBN: 9780974082028
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 1080
  • View: 1894
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Presents information on basic camping and survival skills while in the wilderness, covering topics such as getting lost, navigating through different terrains and climate conditions, first aid, using compasses and binoculars, wildlife, and cooking.

The Bushcraft Bible

The Bushcraft Bible

The Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Survival

  • Author: James Henry
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1510701168
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 400
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This extensive guide will enable the reader to commune with the natural world and master a full spectrum of traditional practices, hands-on skill, and theoretical knowledge. Bushcraft Bible is an essential tool for the naturalist in all of us that dreams of building a shelter, hunting and gathering for survival, and living a peaceful and environmentally conscious lifestyle. From surviving in the depths of the Jungle to thriving in the white-hot desert, this comprehensive reference will provide even the most experienced outdoorsman with essential survival skills. In order to develop the ability to inhabit and traverse natural landscapes, Bushcraft Bible contains information on: • Safe use of the axe and bush knife • Recommended and required tools • Chopping wood and felling a tree • Preparing for unexpected weather and other surprises • Wilderness first aid Bushcraft is about thriving in the natural environment and requires a multitude of skills like firecraft, tracking, shelter building, foraging, and rope and twine-making. The easy-to-follow text enable campers to create such lodgings as half-cave shelters, beaver mat huts, birch bark shacks, over-water camps, a Navajo hogan, and a pole house. Bushcraft Bible should be required reading for hikers, campers, hunters, foresters, backwoods adventurers, scouts, or youth groups—anyone with a passion for the outdoors. Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Sports Publishing imprint, is proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in sports—books about baseball, pro football, college football, pro and college basketball, hockey, or soccer, we have a book about your sport or your team. In addition to books on popular team sports, we also publish books for a wide variety of athletes and sports enthusiasts, including books on running, cycling, horseback riding, swimming, tennis, martial arts, golf, camping, hiking, aviation, boating, and so much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

A Complete Guide to Surviving in the Wilderness

A Complete Guide to Surviving in the Wilderness

Everything You Need to Know to Stay Alive and Get Rescued

  • Author: Terri Paajanen
  • Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 1601385811
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 288
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You aren't the only one. Shows like Man vs. Wild and Survivor are popular for a reason - we all love adventure, and it's not difficult to imagine scenarios in which we can impress ourselves and our companions with these life-saving skills. Even though these shows might glamorize the stranded-on-a-deserted-island fantasy we've all had, surviving in the wild is no small feat. By reading A Complete Guide to Surviving in the Wilderness: Everything You Need to Know to Stay Alive and Get Rescued, you are taking the first step toward making it out alive in an potentially harmful wilderness situation. We've gathered information from the best survival manuals and have spoken to numerous experts to give you the tools you will need to become a real-life survivor. Because an emergency in the wilderness presents its own set of unique circumstances and challenges, it's imperative you know how to help yourself and others. You must be aware of potential dangers ahead of time and plan appropriately. This book will help you do that. You will learn how to assess your surroundings, stay calm, develop a plan of action, and ultimately do what it takes to make it through any situation. You will take an in-depth look into building shelter, foraging and identifying food that is safe to eat, purifying water so you do not become dehydrated, avoiding poisonous plants, animals, other potential hazards, and many more valuable skills that might just save your life. There is also detailed information on first aid, climate-specific conditions to know and look out for, navigation, and much more. This complete guide explains what you need to know in detail so you can worry about more important things such as your next adventure in the wild.

How to Camp in the Woods

How to Camp in the Woods

A Complete Guide to Finding, Outfitting, and Enjoying Your Adventure in the Great Outdoors

  • Author: Devon Fredericksen
  • Publisher: Hachette UK
  • ISBN: 0316420808
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 304
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Immerse yourself in the natural world with How to Camp in the Woods, the book StarTribune says "does all but set up the tent." Perfect for everyone from novices to boondockers, How to Camp in the Woods compiles contemporary and classic wisdom, practical tips, and illustrated DIY advice on every aspect of equipping, packing, setting up camp, cooking, and improvising no matter where you are in the great outdoors. How to Camp in the Woods will teach readers: Camping and survival basics including fire building, essential knots, site finding, wilderness first aid/CPR, map/compass reading, and camping off the grid. Essential gear, packing light, recommendations for DIY if you've left something behind, and how to keep everything relatively clean. Guides to camping comfortably in all seasons and weather, as well as tips and etiquette for camping around the world, including with pets and kids. Tips for enhancing the experience, including recipes for easy and inexpensive meals from 25 base ingredients, stargazing essentials, fireside games and songs, bird-watching, and the perfect campfire reading list.

Practical Hints on Camping

Practical Hints on Camping

An American Classic of Preparation, Shelter, Knots, Fishing, and More

  • Author: Howard Henderson
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1944686401
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 160
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Originally published in 1882, Practical Hints on Camping has offered readers logical and pragmatic knowledge so that they can have successful excursions in the great outdoors. This comprehensive book features hundreds of timeless tips and tricks to use when preparing for a camping trip, as well as what to do once it’s just you against the elements. Whether you want to learn how to properly gut a fish, cook over a fire, pitch a tent, boat, or tie a knot, this book provides loads of useful information and efficient techniques for campers. It also provides important survival information should an illness arise on your trip and medical care is not readily available as well as what is essential to pack to keep your load light. This book is a must-have for anyone venturing out into the wilderness. In addition to these tips, this new edition features multiple black-and-white illustrations as well as a new foreword by outdoors expert and former Editor of Outdoor Life, Vin Sparano. Pick up your copy of Practical Hints on Camping and prepare for your camping adventure with ease.

How to Stay Alive in the Woods

How to Stay Alive in the Woods

A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter, and Self-Preservation That Makes Starvation in the Wilderness Next to Impossible

  • Author: Bradford Angier
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 0684831015
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 288
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Practical advice for campers and hikers who must find food, water, warmth and shelter when lost or stranded

Complete Guide to Boating and Seamanship

Complete Guide to Boating and Seamanship

Powerboats - Canoeing - Fishing Boats - Kayaking - Navigation - Ropes and Knots - U. S. Coast Guard Regulations - Fishing - Recreation

  • Author: Vin T. Sparano
  • Publisher: Universe Publishing(NY)
  • ISBN: 9780789332875
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 336
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The most complete boating instruction book ever to be published. From the author of the award-winning Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia, this volume will prove to be the most indispensable guide for anyone interested in boating and seamanship. This monumental guide to being safe on the water is produced in full color, featuring more than 600 photographs, diagrams, and illustrations. This complete resource offers in-depth coverage of hull design, canoes and kayaks, boat construction, motors, trailers, boat maintenance, preparing for winter storage or spring launching, boating electronics, anchors and moorings, safety procedures, avoiding seasickness, and first-aid advice. Coverage of seamanship extends to include all nautical skills from knot tying to dead reckoning. The book also details in-depth navigation and complete U.S. Coast Guard regulations. Complete Guide to Boating and Seamanship clearly explains and illustrates the most successful techniques for skippering any vessel--from kayak to offshore powerboat. This book is a must-have reference guide for both novice and experienced sailors and boaters, as well as any person planning to be on the water-- whether freshwater or marine--for the first time.

Bushcraft

Bushcraft

Bushcraft Complete Begginers Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival

  • Author: Neil Taylor
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • ISBN: 9781543214246
  • Category:
  • Page: 114
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Do you enjoy The Wilderness? Read this book for FREE on Kindle Unlimited - Download Now! DO you enjoy Hiking and camping? Are you prepared for the dangers that hiking and camping can bring? If you were stranded in the wild would you be prepared? When you download BUSHCRAFT, you will become MORE PREPARED FOR THE SUPRISES THAT THE WILDERNESS CAN BRING Would you like to know more about: BUILDING SHELTER? WEAPONS AND TOOLS FIRST AID DANGEROUS PLANTS FINDING WATER This book breaks BUSHCRAFT down into easy-to-understand modules FOR BIGGINERS. Download BUSHCRAFT now, and start YOUR CAMPING TRIP Scroll to the top and select the "BUY" button for instant download. You'll be happy you did!