Learn how to select sites, arrange your kitchen, build a port-a-potty, pitch a tent, build a fire, and leave no trace
Author: Coello, Dennis Contributors: Heim Kessel, Alan and Harlin, John Editor: Howe, Steve
Paperback, 224 pages; 80 black-and-white photos
The Mountaineers Books; copyright 1997
Whether you're planning a two-week backpack on the Pacific Crest Trail, a week-long canoe trip in Upper Michigan, your first winter weekend in the snow, or a fat-tire tour through fall aspens, you'll want to know the drill. All the details of starting, making, and breaking camp are not created equal, so read what the experts have to say before leaving home.