Backpacker Articles

Avalanche    Backpacker's Guide to Edible Wild Plants    Backpacking Stoves: I    Backpacking Stoves: II    Backpacking Yoga     

Baffled about Baffles     Blisters    Boots for Backpackers  Breaking in Your Boots  Bug Bites   Care & Repair of your Tent 

Cleaning your bag    Count 10    Death on a Mountain    End to End on the AT      Fireless Food    Go Light    Hawaii's Mauna Loa   

Heat Stress    High Altitude Sickness    Hiking Rate    How to avoid Hypothermia   How to build a fire in deep snow     How to build an Igloo   

How to buy a Compass       How to cross a River    How to get started winter Backpacking    How to get the most warmth out of your bag   

 How to go Vegetarian    How to keep warm in winter WITHOUT a campfire  How to keep your feet warm    How to Pick a Down Bag     

 How to pick a Polyester Bag    How to round out your Freeze dried menu    How to Take Care of Your Bag    How to tell the Stars   

 In Search of better Tentage    Insulation   John Colter     John Muir    Mt. Katahdin    LeConte     Lightning    Make & Fix It (personal tent)   

Map Making    Movable Feasts (#2-18)     Movable Feasts(#19-39)    Pack Right for Bike Touring    Personal Fitness    Philmont (Jan,1979)  

  Reflector Oven Baking     Simple Water Purification    Ski Touring through Yellowstone    Snakes of the Southern Appalachians  

Snow Caves    Tent Construction I    Tent Construction II, Design    The Grand Tetons    The Technique of Snowshoeing     Thermal Injuries  

  Toughest Mile on the AT    Try an Altimeter     Under the Little Top       What's your Bag     Winter Camping Techniques

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