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Backpacker magazine's Outdoor Hazards

by Dave Anderson

Part of the Backpacker Magazine Series Series

Backpacker magazine's Outdoor Hazards Synopsis

Backpacker magazine's Outdoor Hazards provides all the information you need to safely plan for and avoid outdoor hazards when hiking and backpacking, presented in a packable, full color package with a durable Kivar cover. Topics covered include poor planning, stinging insects, poisonous plants, large mammals, steep terrain, lightning storms, avalanches, river crossings, hypothermia, and psychological hazards.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780762772964
Publication date: 21st February 2012
Author: Dave Anderson
Publisher: Globe Pequot Press an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 128 pages
Categories: Outdoor survival skills, Natural history, Walking, hiking, trekking,

About Dave Anderson

Dave Anderson has been an outdoor guide for twenty-five years, leading everything from natural history treks to backpacking, rock-climbing, and whitewater rafting expeditions. He is also a senior instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School. A longtime photographer and writer, he has published his work in National Geographic, the New York Times, and Sports Illustrated, as well as several books for Globe Pequot Press/FalconGuides.

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