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A few of the books available on backpacking are listed below. Use the following Library of Congress subject headings to search for more books by subject in the UMD Library Catalog.

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Berger, Karen. (1997). Everyday wisdom: 1001 expert tips for hikers. Seattle, WA: Mountaineers. GV199.5 .B466 1997

Buchanan, James W. (1989). Minnesota walk book. (Rev. and updated). Minneapolis, Minn. : Nodin Press. GV199.42.M6 B8 1989x

Conover, Garrett. (2001). The winter wilderness companion : traditional native American skills for the undiscovered season. Camden, ME : Ragged Mountain Press/McGraw-Hill. GV853 .C66 2001

Curtis, Rick. (1998). The backpacker's field manual : a comprehensive guide to mastering backcountry skills. (1st ed.). New York : Three Rivers Press. GV199.6 .C87 1998

Fletcher, Colin. (2002). The complete walker IV. (4th ed.). New York : Knopf. GV199.6 .F53 2002

Goldenberg, Marni, & Martin, Bruce. (2008). Hiking and backpacking. Champaign : Human Kinetics. GV199.5 .H55 2008

Hall, Adrienne. (1998). Backpacking. Camden, Me. : Ragged Mountain Press ; New York : McGraw-Hill. GV199.6 .H35 1998

Hart, John. (2005). Walking softly in the wilderness : the Sierra Club guide to backpacking. (4th ed.). San Francisco : Sierra Club Books ; Berkeley : Produced and distributed by University of California Press. GV199.6 .H37 2005

Harvey, Mark W. T. (1999). The National Outdoor Leadership School's wilderness guide : the classic handbook. (Rev. and updated). New York : Simon & Schuster. GV199.6 .S56 1999

Howe, Steve. (1997). Making camp : the complete guide for hikers, mountain bikers, paddlers & skiers. Seattle : Mountaineers. GV191.7 .M265 1997

Link, Michael. (1999). Hiking Minnesota. Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics. GV199.42.M6 L55 1999

Mosher, Mary Jo. (2002). Hiking Minnesota II. Guilford, Conn. ; Helena, Mont. : Falcon. GV199.42 .M6 M67 2002

Pukite, John. (1998). Hiking Minnesota. Helena, Montana : Falcon. GV199.42.M6 P85 1998

Ross, Cindy. (1993). A Hiker's companion: 12,000 miles of trail-tested wisdom. Seattle, WA: Mountaineers. GV199.4 .R67 1993

Schneider, Russ & Schneider, Bill. (2005). Backpacking tips : trail-tested wisdom from FalconGuide authors. Guilford, Conn. : Falcon. GV199.6 .H37 2005

Seaborg, Eric & Dudley, Ellen. (1994). Hiking and backpacking. Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics. GV199.5 .S43 1994

Sierra Club. San Diego Chapter. (1993). Wilderness basics: the complete handbook for hikers & backpackers. (2nd ed). Seattle, WA : Mountaineers. GV191.42 .W47 S54 1993

United States National Park Service. (2004). North Country National Scenic Trail, North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York : draft Northeastern Minnesota route assessment and environmental assessment. National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior. GV199.42.N67 U64 2004



Web Links

Backpacker.com http://www.backpacker.com/

Thebackpacker.com http://www.thebackpacker.com/

Leave No Trace http://www.lnt.org/

The ultimate hiking guide http://www.datehookup.com/content-the-ultimate-hiking-guide.htm



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