The Everything Knots Book: Step-By-Step Instructions for Tying Any Knot

Simple instructions on how to tie over 100 useful and decorative knotsA well-tied knot is at once a practical tool and a work of art. With names like “hangman’s noose” and “wagoneer’s hitch,” knots have a rich history of usefulness and an aesthetic appeal all their own.From the boat to the backyard, The Everything Knots […]

Tom Brown’s Field Guide to Nature Observation and Tracking

Utilizing the ancient lore of Native Americans, Tom Brown passes on a timeless tradition that connects humankind to Earth. This unique volume teaches us the basics of sight, smell, and taste; it shows us how to become one with nature, and how to receive all the signs and signals of the multitude of living creatures […]

The Art and Science of Staff Fighting: A Complete Instructional Guide

NINE LEVELS, EASY TO EXPERTThis book stands apart from other staff training manuals. While most titles focus on forms and twirling, The Art and Science of Staff Fighting emphasizes the dynamics of combat. The author draws on thirty years of martial experience, presenting the best of both Eastern and Western traditions.Joe Varady lays out a […]

Kids’ Outdoor Adventure Book: 448 Great Things to Do in Nature Before You Grow Up

Honorable Mention of the 2013 National Outdoor Book Awards.  Nature is a destination, but you don’t have to travel anywhere to find it. Just open the door and step outside. A fun, hands on approach to getting involved in nature, The Kids’ Outdoor Adventure Book is a year-round how-to activity guidebook for getting kids outdoors and exploring nature, be it […]

The Survival Handbook: Essential Skills for Outdoor Adventure

From planning an expedition, to packing essential kits, to discovering what to do on a trail, The Survival Handbook is an invaluable tool when you’re in the great outdoors. Among a myriad of outdoor skills, it teaches readers how to make shelters, find water, and spot, catch, and cook wild food. And if there’s an […]

Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual (How To Climb Series)

Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual is intended to serve as a textbook for past and furture participants of the AMGA SPI program. The book builds upon Bob Gaines’  book, Toproping, to more specifically address the needs of the professional cilmbing instructor and advanced recreational climbers. It presents the most current, internationally recognized standards for technical climbing systems used […]

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 […]

Mastering Mountain Bike Skills – 2nd Edition

Mastering Mountain Bike Skills is your guide for riding better, faster and more confidently on all terrain. World champion racer Brian Lopes and renowned coach Lee McCormack provide you with all of the key techniques and skills you’ll need to take your ride to the next level. This new and improved edition of Mastering Mountain […]

Woodcraft and Camping

One of America’s most famous woodsmen and nature experts provides classic instructions for roughing it. His advice covers camping, hiking, building a fire, cooking out, shelters, tools and equipment, hunting and fishing, canoeing, and more. “Useful, specific information and suggestions on all aspects of woodcraft.” — Moor and Mountain. $ 5.37

Basic Fishing: A Beginner’s Guide

A great beginner’s guide for burgeoning fishermen.New to fishing and have no idea how to start? With Basic Fishing, you’ll be an accomplished angler in no time at all. Expert angler and award-winning outdoor writer Wade Bourne was taught to fish by his father. In turn, Bourne taught his children how to fish. Now he […]

Foraging the Rocky Mountains: Finding, Identifying, And Preparing Edible Wild Foods In The Rockies (Foraging Series)

The Rocky Mountain region’s diverse geography overflows with edible plant species. From salsify to pearly everlasting, currants to pine nuts, Foraging the Rocky Mountains guides you to 85 edible wild foods and healthful herbs of the region. This valuable reference guide will help you identify and appreciate the wild bounty of the Rocky Mountain states. This guide […]

The 10 Bushcraft Books

“The 10 Bushcraft Books” is, as the title suggests, literally all ten of Richard Graves’ “Bushcraft Handbooks” bound together as a convenient single volume, perfect for slipping into your rucksack. A true classic of the genre and out of print for more than forty years, “The 10 Bushcraft Books” is back! This edition is a […]

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine: Expert Consult – Online and Print, 4e

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine – based on Dr. Auerbach’s critically acclaimed text Wilderness Medicine – offers fast-access solutions to all of the medical situations that can occur in non-traditional settings. From backpack to kayak, or on any mobile device, this indispensable, compact survival guide is detailed enough to cover the clinical presentation and treatment […]

365 Essential Survival Skills: Knowledge That Will Keep You Alive

Learn. Practice. Prepare. Survive. Survival situations can happen when least expected. The best defense is knowledge and confidence in the skills that will keep you alive–whether it’s for a few hours, days or long term. 365 Essential Survival Skills comprises the best knowledge, tips and tricks available in the world today, and each skill is […]

The Total Fly Fishing Manual: 307 Essential Skills and Tips

From the same team that brought you the Total Fishing Manual , comes the book fly fishing fanatics have been waiting for: The Total Fly Fishing Manual: 307 Tips and Tricks from Expert Anglers. The Total Fly Fishing Manual is the most comprehensive collection of expert fly fishing advice and up-to-date gear reviews. This book […]

The Ultimate Hang: An Illustrated Guide To Hammock Camping

Hammock camping–one of the most comfortable ways to enjoy a long-distance thru-hike, a weekend backpacking trip, or just an overnight in the woods. With more than 200 illustrations to guide you, this book helps you get off the ground to discover the freedom, comfort, and convenience of hammock camping. Learn how to set up and […]

The Tracker: The True Story of Tom Brown Jr.

A true story of survival from one of America’s most respected outdoorsman. “The first track is the end of a string. At the far end, a being is moving; a mystery, dropping a hint about itself every so many feet, telling you more about itself until you can almost see it, even before you come […]

Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid

With Dr. William Forgey’s comprehensive Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid in hand, you can recognize, assess, and treat many kinds of medical emergencies. This fully revised and updated, illustrated text is essential reading for anyone from trip leaders, guides, and search and rescue groups to EMTs, paramedics, and physicians who must provide immediate care when […]

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 […]

The Natural Navigator: The Rediscovered Art of Letting Nature Be Your Guide

Before GPS, before the compass, and even before cartography, humankind was navigating. Now this singular guide helps us rediscover what our ancestors long understood?that a windswept tree, the depth of a puddle, or a trill of birdsong can help us find our way, if we know what to look and listen for. Adventurer and navigation […]

Training for Climbing: The Definitive Guide to Improving Your Performance (How To Climb Series)

Increase your strength, power, skill, and focus to maximize your climbing performance. Praise for Training for Climbing“Training for Climbing is a great resource. Whether you’re just starting out or already ticking 5.13, you’ll find valuable information here to help you climb harder. This is the most complete and up-to-date training guide available.”—Rock and Ice magazine […]

Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care: Step-By-Step Guidance for Assessment and Intervention

The authors of this book draw on years of experience to provide practical information for behavioural care practitioners who wish to work effectively in this fast-paced setting. Interwoven through each chapter are practical tips for success and traps to avoid. $ 55.26

Gun Trader’s Guide, Thirty-Eighth Edition: A Comprehensive, Fully Illustrated Guide to Modern Collectible Firearms with Current Market Values

If you are seeking a comprehensive reference for collectible gun values, the Gun Trader’s Guide is the only book you need. For more than half a century, this guide has been the standard reference for collectors, curators, dealers, shooters, and gun enthusiasts. Updated annually, it remains the definitive source for making informed decisions on used […]

The Total Outdoorsman Manual (10th Anniversary Edition) (Field & Stream)

The Total Outdoorsman Manual is the ultimate guide book for the outdoors enthusiast, packed with hundreds of practical tips and techniques from T. Edward Nickens and the experts at Field & Stream magazine, that is guaranteed to improve your hunting, fishing, camping and survival skills. This special edition, issued for the 10th anniversary of the […]

How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times

In the vein of Sam Sheridan’s The Disaster Diaries, a comprehensive guide to preparing for the apocalypse.  Recent geopolitical events have made formerly unimaginable scenarios terrifyingly possible. Now, you can learn how to prepare for the worst.   Disruptive elections.  Global financial collapse. A terrorist attack.  A natural catastrophe. All it takes is one event […]

Buried in the Sky: The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2’s Deadliest Day

“Gripping, intense. . . . Buried in the Sky will satisfy anyone who loved [Into Thin Air].”?Kate Tuttle, Boston Globe When Edmund Hillary first conquered Mt. Everest, Sherpa Tenzing Norgay was at his side. Indeed, for as long as Westerners have been climbing the Himalaya, Sherpas have been the unsung heroes in the background. In […]

Tom Brown’s Field Guide to Wilderness Survival

Here, in one essential volume, are the basics of wilderness survival. The most ancient and important skills, preserved for generations, are presented in a simple, easy-to-use format with clear illustrations and instructions. A complete must-have companion to the great outdoors. * How to build natural shelters in plains, woods, or deserts * How to get […]

The Shooter’s Bible Guide to AR-15s: A Comprehensive Reference to One of America’s Favorite Rifles

The essential guide on all things related to one of the most popular firearms in existence.There’s no denying the popularity and intense fascination with AR-15s among firearms enthusiasts today. Here, inside the most comprehensive source to date, is Doug Howlett’s expert approach to everything from the intriguing history of the AR to breaking down the […]

Primitive Skills and Crafts: An Outdoorsman’s Guide to Shelters, Tools, Weapons, Tracking, Survival, and More

Anyone eager to master survival skills for outdoor vacations, or simply to find a fun new family activity for a Saturday afternoon, will be educated and inspired by the practical advice presented here by archaeologists, anthropologists, primitive practitioners, craftsmen, and artisans. These experts help modern readers rediscover the skills that have served humanity for millennia: […]

The Scout’s Outdoor Cookbook (Falcon Guide)

A guide to cooking while camping provides hundreds of recipes for all kinds of meals that can be made using dutch ovens, camp stoves, fire pits, and grills, or that do not require cooking at all.Title: The Scout’s Outdoor CookbookAuthor: Conners, Christine/ Conners, TimPublisher: Globe Pequot PrPublication Date: 2008/05/01Number of Pages: 357Binding Type: PAPERBACKLibrary of […]