Basic Illustrated Winter Hiking and Camping
Tips & Technique
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.
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
Publish date: 10/02/2012
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.