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APPALACHIAN TRAIL SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS MAP
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READING NATURES SIGN
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When writer and navigator Tristan Gooley journeys outside, he sees a natural world filled with clues. The roots of a tree indicate the sun’s direction; the Big Dipper tells the time; a passing butterfly hints at the weather; a sand dune reveals prevailing wind; the scent of cinnamon suggests altitude; a budding flower points south. To help you understand nature as he does, Gooley shares more than 850 tips for forecasting, tracking, and more, gathered from decades spent walking the landscape around his home and around the world. Whether you’re walking in the country or city, along a coastline, or by night, this is the ultimate resource on what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants, animals, and clouds can reveal—if you only know how to look!
Surf is Where You Find It
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Revised and expanded, with new stories and additional photographs, Surf Is Where You Find It is Gerry Lopez's recollections of the lessons he's learned from a lifetime of surfing. Now includes stories of snowboarding and stand-up-paddle.
KAYAK CHARLESTON GUIDEBOOK
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I wrote this guidebook because there was no detailed guide to finding public boat landings, working with the tides and planning kayak trips in the Charleston area. The guide provides details needed to find public boat landings even if signs are down. It explains how to use the tides to receive maximum ease and enjoyment from various trips on the rivers. It provides planning tips and estimated times for trips on the rivers and ocean areas within one hour of Charleston. I have personally visited all the boat landings and made all the trips noted in the guide. This book would be extremely useful for all new paddlers, as well as the more experienced ones who should branch out on the trips they take.
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The OFFICIAL guidebook of the Foothills Trail Conservancy. Contains fold-out topo maps for each trail section. Detailed text descriptions of each section provide excellent information about the route, difficulty, water sources, views, designated campsite locations, etc. Text is written east – west in one section and west – east in another. Contact information is also provided for parks and the USFS districts. A small section of diagrammatic maps helps located trailheads. An elevation map is included. Three major spur trails are described. Guide is spiral-bound for easy copying. Proceeds from the sale of this guide are used in the maintenance of the Foothills Trail.
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See the world in a whole new way! Acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman combines art and science in this exciting and educational guide to the structure, function, and personality of the natural world. Explore the anatomy of a jellyfish, the inside of a volcano, monarch butterfly migration, how sunsets work, and much more. Rothman’s whimsical illustrations are paired with interactive activities that encourage curiosity and inspire you to look more closely at the world all around you.
Nature Anatomy is the second book in Rothman's Anatomy series – you'll love Nature Anatomy Notebook, Ocean Anatomy, Food Anatomy, and Farm Anatomy, too!
APPALACHIAN TRAIL GUIDEBOOK 2020
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Patagonia Business Library
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Over 40 Years of Radical Business Wisdom, Strategies, and Practices—For Profit and Non Profit—in One 3-book Collection.
Best Tent Camping: Georgia, 3rd edition
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Whether it’s rafting down the Chattooga River, hiking along the Bartram Trail, or sea kayaking around Cumberland Island National Seashore, Georgia is chock full of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts of all abilities. To help these adventurers on their way, Best Tent Camping: Georgia, 3rd edition reveals the best places in the Peach State to pitch a tent, from mountainous Amicalola Falls State Park, starting point for Appalachian Trail thru-hikers, to the windswept dunes of Cumberland Island. Written to steer campers away from concrete slabs and convoys of RVs, Best Tent Camping: Georgia points tent campers to only the most scenic and serene campsites in the state. Painstakingly selected from hundreds of campgrounds, each of the 50 campsites is rated for: beauty, noise, privacy, security, spaciousness, and cleanliness. In addition, each campground profile provides essential details on facilities, reservations, fees, and restrictions, as well as an accurate, easy-to-read map, making the campground a snap to locate. Also included are suggestions for nearby outdoor recreation and sightseeing, pinpointing attractions that often go unnoticed.
THE CAMPOUT COOKBOOK
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Forget freeze-dried astronaut meals and bags of stale, store-bought gorp. Finally, here’s a cookbook that complements the magic of gathering around a campfire and sharing a meal with friends. From the IACP Award–winning authors of The Picnic, which brought taste and style to eating outdoors (in the daytime), comes its companion, for leaving civilization behind and dining under the stars. A mix of dishes to make ahead and meals to cook on-site, The Campout Cookbook includes more than 75 recipes for wood-fired skillet pizzas; backcountry stews and chilies; fire-roasted vegetables and cast-iron breads; unexpected dips, jerkies, and high-energy bars; breakfasts to satisfy that yawning hunger that comes from sleeping in the fresh air; s’mores, of course (including Vanilla Bean Dream Marshmallows & Co. and Dark Chocolate Raspberry Caramel Fire-Ban S’mores); and cocktails, coolers, warm libations for chilly nights, and a Blood Orange Bug Juice.
Plus there’s inspiration and know-how for every avid camper and enthusiastic neophyte: How to find a suitable campsite and build a campfire specifically for cooking over, and how to keep it going. Stargazing for city slickers. A troubleshooting guide. And the definitive packing list and camp kitchen essentials. Just add a few scary stories for a truly memorable campout.
K'S CAMP OUT
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Bear bags, wilderness showers, and telling the temperature by counting the cricket chirps...
Whether you're planning an over night in the backyard or a weekend in the wilderness, this book is packed with stuff to know. The basics, from gearing up to choosing a site to building a tarp tent. Tasty outdoor recipes: Solar Oven Pizza, Chow Down Chili and s' more's of course—with 8 variations.
Plus: how to keep a Field Journal, exploring the nighttime sky, creepy campfire stories, and when it's time to go home, leaving no trace. It's everything you need to pick up and head for the hills.
FOOTHILL TRAIL POCKET MAP
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THE PALMETTO TRAIL LOWCOUNTRY GUIDEBOOK
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The official guidebook to the Palmetto Trail from the Atlantic Coast at Awendaw, SC to the Wateree River. Learn the history of the Lowcountry as well as find places to see, places to eat and places to stock up on supplies. Four additional passages and fifteen newly updated, detailed trail maps will guide you along 162 miles of the Palmetto Trail, introducing you to the great variety of South Carolina’s ecosystems and natural beauty.
NORTH CAROLINA/GEORGIA GUIDE BOOK
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The North Carolina-Georgia edition covers 239 miles from the eastern end of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park through the Nantahala and Chattahoochee national forests to Springer Mountain, Georgia.
APPALACHIAN TRAIL THRU-HIKE PLANNER
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The Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike Planner is an essential reference for any hikers in the planning phase of a thru-hike or long-distance section-hike, based on experiences of dozens of thru-hikers and observations by staff and volunteers. This 8.5” x 11” paperback planner provides valuable information including sample schedules, average temperatures and precipitation by location, packing tips, as well as information on resupplies and health and safety. In addition, the workbook offers rip-out-pages for calendars, budgets, resupply itinerary, and checklists for food and gear. Food, equipment, money, weather, shelters, distances to towns - it's all covered.
FOOT HILLS TRAIL MAP
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The perfect companion to the Foothills Trail Guidebook. This topo-style, double-sided map gives the big picture of the Trail, and includes trailhead access maps with point-to-point distances, elevation maps, and designated campsite information. Side panels provide emergency information and contact information for other state and national agencies. State park and national forest boundaries are shown along with the the Jocassee Wildlife Management Area (SC) and the new Headwaters State Forest (NC).
FRENCH BROAD REGION
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NATIONAL PARKS MEMO BOOKS
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Canoeing & Kayaking Georgia, 2nd edition
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Covering thousands of miles of Georgia's waterways, Canoeing & Kayaking Georgia is the definitive guide to Georgia’s whitewater to wilderness swamps—and everything in between. This updated edition incorporates the exhilarating new urban whitewater course in Columbus, and the recently established water trails that actively welcome recreational paddlers throughout the state. Now expanded to cover more waterways in Southwest Georgia—Kinchafoonee, Muckalee, and Ichawaynochaway Creeks—you only need one book to figure out where to float, no matter what type of boat you paddle.
Slow is Fast
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A 50-day, 700-mile bike ride down the California coast offers surprising views and fascinating encounters.
AWOL ON THE APPALACIAN TRAL BOOK
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In 2003 David Miller, a 41 year old engineer, quit his job to backpack 2172 miles from Georgia to Maine. His story is told here in Awol on the Appalachian Trail, an outstanding contemporary account of hiking on the AT. It provides a vivid description of the Appalachian Mountains, the small towns threaded together by the trail, and the people met along the way. Abundant photographs complement the book’s exacting prose. This book puts the reader into the shoes of the long distance hiker, and draws parallels between lessons learned on the trail and challenges of everyday experience. It is entertaining and funny, insightful and informative. It is about liberation, motivation, and perseverance. This book is for anyone who has ever wanted to break free from routine, anyone with a desire for adventure.
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AMERICAN SOUTH GUIDE
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SOUTH CAROLINA ATLAS
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NORTH CAROLINA ATLAS
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EAT AND RUN
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In Eat & Run, Scott opens up about his life and career — as an elite athlete and a vegan — and inspires runners at every level. From his Midwestern childhood of hunting, fishing, and cooking for his meat-and-potatoes family, to his early beginnings in running (he hated it), to his slow transition to ultrarunning and veganism, to his incredible, world-spanning, record-breaking races — Scott’s story shows the power of an iron will and the importance of thinking of our food as our fuel.
Chock full of incredible, on-the-brink stories of endurance and competition, as well as fascinating science and accessible practical advice — including his own favorite plant based recipes, Eat & Run will motivate everyone to “go the distance” whether that means getting out for that first run, expanding your food horizons, or simply exploring the limits of your own potential.