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Stackpole Books, 2002 - Sports & Recreation - 96 pages
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Learn to prepare for whatever journey you choose, from an overnight hike on a popular trail to a longer trip into the backcountry. Hiking is a concise yet comprehensive guide that will inspire and encourage you to fill your pack and set off to conquer new trails.

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Review: Hiking: The Essential Guide to Equipment and Techniques

User Review  - Rod Theis - Christianbook.com

I ordered this book as a cheap resource regarding what is essential for hiking gear & knowledge from an experienced Christian's perspective...instead what this is is an evolution-believing person who ... Read full review

Review: Hiking: Essential Guide to Equipment and Techniques (Essential Guide)

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I loaned this from the local library in preparation for travel overseas. I found this guide to be informative, and give relevant information and skills on a variety of things needed to go hiking. Read full review

About the author (2002)

Jacques Marais is a respected adventure writer and extreme sports photographer, and was selected as one of only 50 finalists in the prestigious Red Bull Illume Sports Photography Competition. He regularly contributes to premium travel magazines around the world, and this is his fifth book on outdoor adventure. He shares a house on the Cape Peninsula with his wife, two boisterous children, a ragtag of rescue pets and a serious selection of adventure toys.

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