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AMC guide to winter camping

wilderness travel and adventure in the cold-weather months

by Stephen Gorman

  • 210 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Applachian Mountain Club Books in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snow camping.,
  • Snow camping -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Hiking.,
  • Hiking -- Equipment and supplies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-202) and index.

    Other titlesWinter camping.
    StatementStephen Gorman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV198.9 .G67 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 206 p. :
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1551150M
    ISBN 101878239090
    LC Control Number91030921

    3-Season Backpacking Gear List: Ideally aim for a total weight of 20 to 30 lbs. including food and water, for trips of days. This list covers most of the items, but check with the trip leader to see if there is anything to add or omit. Some gear (tents, . That is why KOA has created the ultimate guide to winter camping, so you are prepared for the best winter camping experience possible. Benefits of Winter Camping. Winter camping lets you connect with your loved ones during nature’s most peaceful and refreshing time of year. There are also several other benefits to getting out there during winter.

    Winter Camping Trip Teaching Plan The general plan for the trip will be to hike in on snowshoes and set up a basecamp. Day trips and will be done from the basecamp which may include snow cave and igloo construction, cross-country skiing, ice axe self arrest training, roped climbing techniques, crampon techniques, and a peak ascent. The Winter Camping Handbook: Wilderness Travel & Adventure in the Cold-Weather Months by Gorman, Stephen ISBN: List Price: $ $ (Save 83%) 5.

    AMC Guide to Winter Camping: Wilderness Travel and Adventure in the Cold-Weather Months by Stephen Gorman starting at $ AMC Guide to Winter Camping: Wilderness Travel and Adventure in the Cold-Weather Months has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   Many people think winter camping is something impossible or extreme. But in reality, as long as you have the right gear and plan ahead, it can be a fun way to get your friends together outside in the off-season. The biggest thing about winter camping is to be prepared. If you’re a beginner winter camper, choose a location that’s easy to get.


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Clair. Sincethe Appalachian Mountain Club has published the most trusted guidebooks on hiking, biking, paddling, and exploring the mountains, rivers, trails, and seacoasts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. AMC Books are written and field-checked by outdoor experts who love the landscape and are passionately committed to sharing their knowledge.

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Clair. I would recommend that you order this book from your library: AMC Guide to Winter Hiking & Camping by Yemaya Maurer & Lucas St. Clair. This is the book we used for the CMC course. Hope this helps very excited to hear about your trip.

I'm going out myself several times this winter, and doing a test trip in two weeks. YeaH!. Lucas St. Clair is the author of AMC Guide to Winter Hiking and Camping ( avg rating, 13 ratings, 0 reviews, published ) and AMC Guide to Winter /5(18).Here are the main things to think about when camping in winter.

Tips for making camp in the snow: Pick a spot that’s sheltered from the wind and free of avalanche danger, then prep your tent site by packing down the snow. Stay hydrated and eat lots of calories: Proper nutrition and hydration will help you stay hot, nutritious breakfasts and dinners and enjoy quick snacks and : REI Staff.find activities In support of the national effort to slow the spread of COVID, AMC has closed all lodging and foodservice operations until July 1.

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