Eine kurze Geschichte des Wanderns (German Edition) by Dirk Schümer

By Dirk Schümer

Kundig und humorvoll erzählt der renommierte Autor und begeisterte Fußgänger Dirk Schümer von der ursprünglichsten aller Fortbewegungsarten, die so intestine für Kopf und Seele ist wie für die Beine. Reich an persönlichen Erfahrungen, berichtet er vom Jakobsweg, trauert um verbaute Traumpfade, entdeckt Wildtiere und andere Belohnungen für das Gehen in der freien Natur.

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100 Hut Walks in the Alps: Routes for day and multi-day by Kev Reynolds

By Kev Reynolds

This renowned guidebook by means of Alpine professional Kev Reynolds describes a hundred routes to fit Alpine walkers of all talents, with feedback for a few hut-to-hut excursions. The routes are grouped, first less than the person nation, and covers France, Switzerland, Italy, Austria and Slovenia. Then prepared through particular Alpine districts allowing you to place jointly your individual travel via this excellent mountain chain. There are walks the following to fit each flavor and talent: from light and elementary to lengthy and difficult, in addition to all forms of hassle in-between. There are huts to fit each flavor, too, from unmanned shelters to mountain resorts with sizzling showers and eating place carrier. many of the routes keep away from any mountain climbing of a technical nature, past the unusual scramble aided by way of a set rope. Notes on hut etiquette, what to take and an English-French-German-Italian thesaurus also are integrated to aid trekkers get the main out in their time within the Alps.

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Vintage Camper Trailers by Paul Lacitinola

By Paul Lacitinola

Vintage camper trailers are a special image of midcentury the United States that resonates with many of us. This booklet introduces a lot of these humans, besides the trailers they’ve lovingly maintained or restored. It contains enormous quantities of pictures of every thing from fancy and cozy trailers designed for glamping (glamorous camping), to trailers passed down via households throughout generations, or even marketers who've remodeled their trailers into merchandising booths.

Paul Lacitinola enjoys every thing approximately classic camper trailers, together with rescuing, restoring, and rallying. In 2011, he started publishing the 1st U.S.-based journal for creditors, restorers, and admirers of American-made camper trailers, Vintage Camper Trailers, which now has millions of subscribers in additional than a dozen diversified nations. He lives in Elverta, California.

 

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Hiking and Biking Peru's Inca Trails: 40 trekking and by William Janecek

By William Janecek

Guidebook to mountain climbing and mountain cycling within the Sacred Valley of Peru, together with the Inca path. forty routes (7 to Machu Picchu) traveling all significant Incan websites chanced on from Cusco, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo, Vilcabamba and within the distant area round Mount Ausangate. The routes are graded for hassle, and so much routes may be performed walking or through mountainbike and timings are given for every, in addition to recommendation on if it is most suitable to adopt a selected direction with a neighborhood consultant or hiking corporation, within the much less famous components. The guidebook contains functional info on attending to and round the quarter, tips on how to take advantage of out of any journey in addition to lots of historical past element at the Incan historical past and areas of curiosity explored at the routes. The Andes are the second one maximum mountain diversity on this planet, after the Himalaya, yet they've got the main brilliant diversity of altitude - from 6000m all the way down to simply above sea point - making for a few exciting MTB descents on historic Incan roads. the realm additionally has a surprising selection of historical Incan websites, with new websites but to be exposed, and continues to be farmed by way of the direct descendants of the Incas, frequently visible of their vibrant conventional costume within the neighborhood villages.

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The Nepal Chronicles: Marriage, Mountains and Momos in the by Dan Szczesny

By Dan Szczesny

whilst trip author Dan Szczesny and his spouse, Meenakshi, traveled to Nepal to marry in Kathmandu and trek to Everest Base Camp, they knew the adventure will be tough. What they did not observe was once how life-changing their time within the land of mountains could be.
From the chaos of Kathmandu’s super-charged streets to the tranquil yet difficult trails of the Himalayas, The Nepal Chronicles is a deeply felt exploration of the tradition and historical past of 1 of the world’s most complicated locations, and is a meditation at the author’s personal own trip right into a new family members and courting not like any he’s ever experienced.

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Hiking through History New England: Exploring the Region's by Johnny Molloy

By Johnny Molloy

Whether you are a curious vacationer or an area heritage buff, this consultant includes all of the instruments you will want to discover New England's heritage in your hikes. all of the forty featured hikes comes with beneficial maps and instructions, in addition to a delicately researched effect of the path, and a complete consultant to the area's normal and human history.

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The High Mountains of Crete: The White Mountains, Psiloritis by Loraine Wilson

By Loraine Wilson

Guidebook to strolling and hiking the excessive mountains of Crete. the most important of the Greek Islands, Crete's mountains offer breathtaking strolling and desolate tract in this well known island. The routes during this guidebook are graded for hassle and diversity from brief, effortless strolls to demanding, multi-day treks, delivering concepts for all walkers. as well as a big variety of walks and hiking routes within the White Mountains (Lefka Ori), this e-book covers Mount Ida in important Crete and the Lassithi Mountains to the east. The advisor contains: Western Crete (53 walks within the White Mountains and at the south coast with 10 multi-day treks; valuable Crete (17 walks and treks on Mount Ida and within the Psiloritis range); japanese Crete (12 walks and treks within the Lassithi Mountains) and insurance of the E4 path in addition to mapping for each course. The e-book is choked with functional details on jogging in Crete, getting there and getting round and suggestion on making the main out of exploring the island's mountains. With its dramatic gorges and various peaks emerging to over 2100m, excessive mountain plains, forested crags, substantial cliffs and distant seashores, Crete deals quite a lot of landscapes and demanding situations for walkers.

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Surfing Illustrated: A Visual Guide to Wave Riding by John Robison

By John Robison

Expert guideline you want to take your abilities from kook to boss

Author John Robison makes use of 1000s of pictures-- comical, cartoon-like drawings--to truly illustrate each point of browsing: wave dynamics, driving innovations, etiquette, logistics, and extra. This enjoyable, easy-to-understand visible presentation makes it effortless that you can choose up his concepts and use them at the waves.

Robison covers each point of the game, from paddling out in the course of the surf quarter and catching and using that first wave to nostril driving, acrobatics, shortboard using, and to apparatus repairs.

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Outdoor Program Administration: Principles and Practices by Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education,Geoff

By Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education,Geoff Harrison,Mat Erpelding

outdoors game programming is a turning out to be and various box that calls for directors to have the ability to paintings in complicated and multidisciplinary environments. Outdoor software management: ideas and Practices can help either pro and new administrators—as good as scholars and rising professionals—flourish in numerous settings, together with collage, army, executive, advertisement, and nonprofit firms.

You’ll examine the easiest modern administrative innovations and practices from veteran execs from the organization of out of doors game and schooling (AORE). The AORE authors offer vast insurance of all facets of administrative tasks and obligations from a various organizational setting.

Outdoor software management: rules and Practices publications you in constructing and maintaining courses in outside activity settings throughout public, deepest, and nonprofit sectors. you'll benefit from the event shared by way of the AORE authors, who additionally supply questions and significant considering workouts that may improve the fabrics and deepen your realizing.

This reference explores all of the concerns pertinent to being a profitable outside software administrator. The ebook has 4 sections: outdoors software Foundations, application layout and Implementation, Staffing concerns, and amenities and courses. themes you’ll delve into include

  • designing and constructing programs;
  • risk administration and felony considerations;
  • budgeting and fiscal operations;
  • marketing and land entry (permits);
  • environmental stewardship;
  • staff recruitment, supervision, education, and overview; and
  • management of indoor hiking partitions and problem courses.


Outdoor software management: rules and Practices provides fabric that can assist you increase your administrative abilities and improve the courses you oversee. As such, it’s an important e-book in your specialist library.

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Ireland's Best Walks : A Walking Guide (Walking Guides) by Helen Fairbairn,Gareth McCormack

By Helen Fairbairn,Gareth McCormack

In a rustic richly endowed with wild mountain levels, secluded valleys and untamed coastlines, the easiest normal landscapes can basically be explored walking. listed here are over sixty of the best one-day jogging routes in eire, various from brief strolls to full-day treks. the whole lot of the Republic and northerly eire is featured. From rugged peaks and chiselled ridge strains to towering sea cliffs and sheltered loughs, those routes take you earlier all of the country’s most interesting surroundings. the various routes are hill-walks, with transparent descriptions of the country’s vintage mountain ascents. Even pro hillwalkers will locate hard outings.

Each stroll is illustrated with comic strip maps and color images and is prefaced with a quick-reference precis and entry notes. direction descriptions contain transparent navigational information to maintain you at the correct track.

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