Conditioning for Climbers: The Complete Exercise Guide (How To Climb Series)

The only conditioning book a rock climber needs! Rock climbing is one of the most physically challenging sports, testing strength, endurance, flexibility, and stamina. Good climbers have to build and maintain each of these assets. This is the first-ever book to provide climbers of all ages and experience with the knowledge and tools to design […]

Outdoor Recreation in America – 6th Edition

Outdoor Recreation in America is back—fully revised and updated, with significant new material based on current statistics from a number of sources, including the latest U.S. Census Bureau and the latest National Survey on the Environment. Now in its sixth edition, this book continues to lead the way in its comprehensive coverage of issues in […]

Outdoor Leadership: Theory and Practice

Outdoor Leadership: Theory and Practice will help you-develop eight core competencies that are based on professional standards and are the foundation of successful outdoor leadership,-understand how to transform theory into practice through a framework that includes real-life chapter-opening stories and learning activities to help build leadership competencies, and-develop and demonstrate leadership competencies by creating a […]

Peterson Field Guide to Animal Tracks: Third Edition (Peterson Field Guides)

The Peterson Field Guide Series (R) Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation, the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, and the National Audubon Society America’s Best-Selling Field Guides THE PETERSON IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM Roger Tory Peterson’s unique identification system explains exactly what features to look for to tell one species from another. EASE OF USE Peterson Field Guides […]

The Man Who Quit Money

Grand Prize Winner of the 2015 Green Book Festival  Mark Sundeen’s new book, The Unsettlers, is coming in January 2017 from Riverhead Books In 2000, Daniel Suelo left his life savings-all thirty dollars of it-in a phone booth. He has lived without money-and with a newfound sense of freedom and security-ever since. The Man Who […]

Wayne Goddard’s $50 Knife Shop, Revised

Don’t spend big bucks on your knife shop! You don’t need to spend a fortune to start making fantastic knives. Noted knifemaker Wayne Goddard provides outstanding step-by-step instructions for making your own tools, finding the right steel and forging, grinding and heat-treating knives on a budget. Wonderfully illustrated with full-color photography, Goddard’s book guides you […]

Paracord Fusion Ties – Volume 2: Survival Ties, Pouches, Bars, Snake Knots, and Sinnets

Paracord Fusion Ties – Volume 2 (PFT-V2) is the second installment in the paracord fusion ties book series and another stunning achievement by author J.D. Lenzen. Like Paracord Fusion Ties – Volume 1, PFT-V2 reveals innovative and stylish ways of storing paracord for later use. So once again you’ll find crisp, clear, full-color photographs (over […]

The Field Guide to Knots: How to Identify, Tie, and Untie Over 80 Essential Knots for Outdoor Pursuits

A Fasten-ating Guide to Knots for Every Adventure! The perfect knot can make any job quicker, easier, and safer—whether you need to build a shelter, tether a horse, rappel down a cliff, or moor a boat. In The Field Guide to Knots, veteran outdoorsman Bob Holtzman helps you:Select and tie the right knot for any […]

Merle’s Door: Lessons from a Freethinking Dog

This national bestseller explores the relationship between humans and dogs. How would dogs live if they were free? Would they stay with their human friends? Merle and Ted found each other in the Utah desert— Merle was living wild and Ted was looking for a pup to keep him company. As their bond grew, Ted […]

Tuolumne Free Climbs: 2nd Edition

Twice as many routes as the first edition: over 275 of the best routes in Tuolumne Meadows from 14-pitch trad climbs to one-pitch sport routes. This book focuses on topropes, crags, and multi-pitch climbs in the 5.6-5.10a range. As in all SuperTopo books, the authors personally climbed and documented most climbs with meticulous care to […]

Knife Throwing: A Practical Guide

“Knife Throwing is the most authoritative guide on every aspect of the sport. From knives and knife throwing techniques to competition and advice, as well as profiles of pioneers and legends in the field, this book covers it all.” —Bobby Branton, President of American Knife Thrower’s Alliance (AKTA)Not only is knife throwing fun, it is […]

Boy Scouts Handbook: The First Edition, 1911 (Dover Books on Americana)

Read by presidents, scientists, and national heroes, the Boy Scouts Handbook has been used by generations of American youths. Filled with practical advice for everyone, the book contains everything from safety tips on swimming and instructions for putting up a tent to directions for making an aquarium and pointers on how to identify common North […]

The Down and Dirty Guide to Camping with Kids: How to Plan Memorable Family Adventures and Connect Kids to Nature

Plan your family camping adventure! Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran backpacker befuddled by the challenges of carting a brood—and all the requisite gear—into the great outdoors, here you’ll find all the tips and tools you need to plan the perfect nature adventure with your family. Humorous and irreverent, yet always authoritative, this […]

Wilderness First Responder: How To Recognize, Treat, And Prevent Emergencies In The Backcountry

The cutting edge in medical training for wilderness rescue and self care Wilderness First Responder is a comprehensive text for the recognition, treatment, and prevention of backcountry emergencies. It’s essential reading for wilderness educators, trip leaders, guides, search and rescue groups, and anyone who works or plays far from definitive medical care. This invaluable resource […]