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NOLS Winter Camping
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: John Gookin, Buck Tilton
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-19 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

The National Outdoor Leadership School's official guide to camping in extreme cold. Comprehensive coverage of winter clothing and gear. Proven techniques for traveling efficiently and safely across snow and ice and complete directions for building igloos and many other snow shelters.
NOLS Wilderness Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Tod Schimelpfenig, Joan Safford
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-01 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

One of the finest first aid books I've seen. --Mel Otten, M.D., Wilderness Medical Society • New chapters on judgment and decision-making and mental health • First-aid topics--patient assessment, shock, soft tissue injury, burns, fractures and dislocations, and chest, head, and abdominal injury • How to handle environmental problems--heat, cold,
NOLS Wilderness Navigation
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Darran Wells
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

The National Outdoor Leadership School's official guide to finding your way in the wilderness Covers all navigational techniques, from map and compass to GPS and gives instructions on taking bearings and planning routes on USGS maps Up-to-date information on tools, equipment, and software For wilderness travelers, good navigation ability can
NOLS Expedition Planning
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Dave Anderson, Molly Absolon
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-09 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

• The guide for planning a successful trip, short or long • Research access to public land, domestic and international • Create a budget and find additional funding • Choose essential gear, with checklists for personal and group gear • Plan food and fuel requirements • How to prepare mentally
NOLS Canoeing
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Alexander Martin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-01 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

Planning and outfitting, including what you'll need on the water and in camp for long or short trips Using lines, basic strokes, basic maneuvers, and drills, rigging, loading and unloading, carrying and moving Covers techniques for whitewater and open water travel, navigation, and canoeing in ice Full-color photos and trustworthy