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The Ultimate Hikers Gear Guide: Tools and Techniques to Hit the Trail by Andrew Skurka National Geographic | February 2012 | ISBN-10: 1426209207 | ePUB/PDF | 20.7/ mb http://www.amazon.com/Ultimate-Hikers-Gear-Guide-ebook/dp/B0078XD4AA Supreme long-distance hiker Andrew Skurka shares his hard-earned knowledge in this essential guide to backpacking gear and skills. Described by National Geographic as one of the best traveled and fastest hikers on the planet, and named Adventurer of the Year by Outside and Person of the Year by Backpacker, Skurka recounts what hes learned from more than 30,000 miles of long-distance adventures, most recently a 4,700-mile 6-month loop around Alaska and Canadas Yukon. Whether youre a first-time backpacker, an occasional weekend warrior or a seasoned long-distance trekker, youll love this guide. Learn exactly what you need to carry both on your back and between your ears for all seasons and circumstances through a show-and-tell of clothing, footwear, backpacks, shelter and sleep systems, and more, as well as through detailed articles on foot care, campsite selection and hiking efficiency. Skurkas practical and priceless recommendations give you all the tools and techniques youll need to hit the trail. About the Author A graduate of Duke University, ANDREW SKURKA is a sponsored long-distance backpacker, paid speaker, and writer. He has hiked 25,000-plus miles since 2002, most recently on a 4,700-mile loop around Alaska and the Yukon. Named Adventurer of the Year by National Geographic Adventure (describing him as a Gen Y version of Thoreau) and Person of the Year by Backpacker Magazine, he was also featured in Outside and Mens Journal. Skurka has appeared in numerous newspapers and television broadcasts.
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