Basic Illustrated Winter Hiking and Camping


Book Description

Richly photographed and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, BASIC ILLUSTRATED books distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning a trip or thumbing for facts in the field, the BASIC ILLUSTRATED series shows you what you need to know.

BASIC ILLUSTRATED Winter Hiking and Camping

Discover how to:
  • Prepare for your trip
  • Choose proper equipment
  • Select safe and warm clothing
  • Make snow shelters and set up tents on snow
  • Cook delicious winter cuisine
  • Stay safe in the snowy backcountry
  • Make a winter camping repair kit

About Absolon, Molly

Molly Absolon is a former NOLS instructor, an environmental educator, and outdoor writer. She is the author of the Backpacker Magazine Core Skills books Campsite Cooking, Trailside Navigation, Trailside First Aid, and Outdoor Survival