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Wild Camping 2nd edition Exploring and Sleeping in the Wilds of the UK and Ireland

Wild Camping 2nd edition Exploring and Sleeping in the Wilds of the UK and Ireland

Author: Stephen (University of Exeter, UK) Neale, Ed Stafford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2020

From getting back to nature with a tent, some matches and a few litres of bottled water, to enjoying a pub dinner and camping out in the garden afterwards, this book shows how to get stuck into wild camping in all its forms. Beautiful wildernesses; tiny budgets; environmentally-friendly... What's not to like? There's an idea that wild camping is illegal in Britain, but it isn't - you just need to know the rules and where to go. This guide will open up this amazing experience for all, covering: - what is wild camping and why bother? - different types (bivvying, tenting, hammocking, on the water) - what the law says (Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, Ireland, EU, waterways) - how many of the largest landowners in the UK are actively encouraging wild camping - getting started (vital equipment, where to go, when to go, safety) - drinking water and foraging for food The majority of the book features the best places to go in England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland, along with stories, tips, helpful maps and inspiring photos. The new edition includes a Foreword by Ed Stafford, as well as a completely new chapter introducing the exciting new English Coastal Path, opening 2020 after years of campaigning. This fully updated guide will give readers the knowledge and the inspiration to escape the noise, clutter and stress of day to day life and go wild.

The Pendleton Field Guide to Camping

The Pendleton Field Guide to Camping

Author: Pendleton Woolen Mills Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/03/2020

From the beloved American heritage brand, The Pendleton Field Guide to Camping is a helpful companion for outdoor enthusiasts and weekend adventurers. Organized into three sections, this handbook offers practical advice on where to go camping, how to go camping, and how to enjoy it once you're there. The Pendleton Field Guide to Camping begins with a brief overview of the best parks and trails in the United States. The second section contains camp essentials-what to pack and how to plan your camping trip-and the final section contains a series of how-tos. * Entries include a brief history of national parks, packing lists, and step-by-step tutorials for starting a fire, pitching a tent, and brewing a cup of coffee in the wilderness. * Filled with tried-and-true advice, illustrations, and informative text * An inviting and instructive tool for anyone who wants to explore the great outdoors Whether you're an avid outdoorsperson, a weekend explorer, or an aspirational adventurer, this handbook will inspire you to pack a bag and spend some time in the wilderness. For over 150 years, Pendleton Woolen Mills has been one of America's most beloved heritage brands. Known for their woolen blankets and clothing, their products are revered by those who love the great outdoors. * An inviting and instructive tool for those who want to start sleeping under the stars * Great gift for Pendleton fans, outdoorsy types, and longtime campers and first-timers alike * Add it to the shelf with books like Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival by Dave Canterbury, Norwegian Wood: Chopping, Stacking, and Drying Wood the Scandinavian Way by Lars Mytting, and How to Stay Alive in the Woods: A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and Self-Preservation Anywhere by Bradford Angier

RV Vacations For Dummies

RV Vacations For Dummies

Author: Dennis C. Brewer Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/03/2020

Get ready to take your vacation on the road! Vacations go by in a flash. With all the frantic travel arrangements, hotels bookings, and racing from place to place, it's a wonder they're considered a vacation at all! A great way to slow down and fully experience the sights is to hit the open road from the comfort of an RV. In this fully accessible book, you'll find the basics of what you need to know to get the most out of your RV vacation experience, including how to buy or rent an RV, safety best practices, and tips and tricks for planning the trip of your dreams. If you are planning a summer long adventure or simply a short weekend getaway, with this book you will discover proven ideas to keep your trip on track. Even if you've never vacationed on wheels, you'll get a handle on the latest functions of RVs and the hottest RV vacation destinations. Whether you beach it, climb a mountain, or anything in between, the handy checklists and reminders inside help you to stay on course and rev up the best vacation you've ever had! Choose your RV Pick a great vacation destination What to know before you go Decide what items to bring Outline your route and outfit your vehicle Building an on-the-road budget Whether you want to rent or buy, an epic RV vacation is at your fingertips!

The Tent Mouse and the RV Mouse

The Tent Mouse and the RV Mouse

Author: Loretta Sponsler Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/12/2019

Comfortably Wild The Best Glamping Destinations in North America

Comfortably Wild The Best Glamping Destinations in North America

Author: Mike Howard, Anne Howard Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2019

From river rafting between luxury camps, to harvesting vegetables for your farm-to-table dinner, to ziplining through a forest of treehouses, Comfortably Wild is an experiential travel guide like no other. Breaking the mold of big box hotels and transforming camping into a glamorous affair, North America's one-of-a-kind retreats need their story told. Traveling over 56,000 miles between Canada and Costa Rica, authors Mike & Anne Howard have curated the best glamping destinations on the continent. Rather than being organized by style of lodging, each chapter offers a unique way to vacation, like the boutique farmstays in Cultivate or the wellness retreats in Rejuvenate. More than a collection of gorgeous accommodations, these are the transformative experiences that make glamping the ultimate style of travel.

Woodcraft (Legacy Edition)

Woodcraft (Legacy Edition)

Author: Nessmuk (George W Sears) Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/09/2019

Woodcraft (Legacy Edition)

Woodcraft (Legacy Edition)

Author: Nessmuk (George W Sears) Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/09/2019

Camping Florida A Comprehensive Guide To Hundreds Of Campgrounds

Camping Florida A Comprehensive Guide To Hundreds Of Campgrounds

Author: Rick Sapp Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2019

Florida hosts some six million campers annually, and many of them stay at the state's public campgrounds and campsites-for reliability, affordability, and their beautiful locations in remote nooks and crannies of the state. This revised edition of Camping Florida is the most comprehensive guide available to the Sunshine State's public campgrounds and campsites. Nearly exhaustive in scope, this guide covers everything from primitive sites to developed ones; and from youth and group sites to teepees, yurts, and cabins for individuals, friends, and families.