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Outdoor outfitting 101: How to gear up for backpacking adventure


Asheville Citizen-Times - May 17, 2017
Use: Are you backpacking, car camping, winter camping, long-distance thru-hiking? Weight, size and comfort: Decide which features are most important to you — weight, cushioning, size, insulation. A basic closed foam pad is the cheapest, and the ...
 

How to Have the Ultimate Bikepacking Adventure


Bicycling - May 18, 2017
Winter camping, ski mountaineering, self-contained bikepacking gear takes up space. Plus I never, ever wanted to run out of chocolate, and Joey wouldn't get out of his sleeping bag without at least one full bag of dinosaur gummies. RELATED: The Most ...
 

Joys and challenges of winter camping


Chicago Tribune - Dec 27, 2016
These are the joys of winter camping. Sure, it might snow or rain, and temperatures could drop below zero, but some people say the pluses outweigh the ...
 

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Big Agnes Battle Mountain 2 Tent - 2 Person Winter Camping 4 Season 2 Doors


 

Cold Winter Camping Mountaineering Backpacking Lamina Z Bonfire Sleeping Bag


 

Cold Winter Camping Mountaineering Backpacking Lamina Z Bonfire Sleeping Bag


 

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Winter Camping books


Ultralight Winter Travel: The Ultimate Guide to Lightweight Winter Camping, Hiking, and Backpacking


by: Justin Lichter, Shawn Forry
The key to winter travel is knowing how to travel as light as possible. The Ultralight series is perfect for both beginner and experts alike as Justin Lichter and Shawn Forry, the first ever winter thru-hikers of the Pacific Crest Trail, use their knowledge to form the most comprehensive companion for traveling farther with less weight. Ultralight Winter Travel focuses on all of the skills and techniques that winter adventurists would want at their fingertips while in the outdoors.
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NOLS Winter Camping


by: John Gookin, Buck Tilton
  • 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

    From the National Outdoor Leadership School, the leader in wilderness education, comes the definitive guide on winter camping--based on the official NOLS curriculum, it's the next best thing to taking a course with a qualified instructor.
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    Paradise Below Zero: The Classic Guide to Winter Camping


    by: Calvin Rutstrum
    Sports/Travel

    Indispensable advice on enjoying the great outdoors in winter.

    With the public's growing interest in outdoor adventure and in simple pastimes, winter wilderness camping has again become an exhilarating alternative to sheltered urban life. Originally published in 1968, this classic guide for cold-weather enthusiasts by renowned wilderness expert Calvin Rutstrum is available again, now in an easy-to-pack paperback edition.

    Paradise Below Zero provides essential information on wilderness adventure in subzero temperatures.
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    The Winter Camping Handbook: Wilderness Travel & Adventure in the Cold-Weather Months


    by: Stephen Gorman

    A thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide, considered the authoritative resource for winter camping

    Winter camping has its own special allure: the splendid quiet of a winter forest, the hush of falling snow, the thrill of gliding over ice and snow on skis. From building a snow shelter to traveling comfortably in sub-zero temperatures, The Winter Camping Handbook covers everything you'll need to know in order to enjoy wilderness travel and adventure in the colder  months.
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    9 Tips For Warm Winter Camping


    Use these GearJunkie-tested tips to keep warm while winter camping.
     

    Winter Camping in Michigan.


    Myself and some friends attended a winter camping meet-up in Michigan this past week, lots of laughs, axes, knives, saws, and fire. Bushcraft Courses ...
     

    Winter camping in a super shelter.


    Trying out a super shelter for the first time. It worked out great, but always room for improvement.
     

    28 Handy Winter Hot Tent Camping Tips Tricks And Advice


    Lonnie shares some tips and advice on winter camping especially in hot tents. Lonnie has winter camped for many years in Alaska. Most of that was in hot tents ...
     

    Modern Bushcraft Survival Winter Camping 2016 Meetup


    Here is a video of the 2016 Modern Bushcraft Survival (MBS) Winter Camping meet up. The camp was held in the high desert of Central Oregon. This was a ...
     

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