Outdoor Life
Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, And Why / True Stories of Miraculous Endurance And Sudden Death
Deep Survival
Who Lives, Who Dies, And Why / True Stories of Miraculous Endurance And Sudden Death
Paperback      ISBN: 0393326152

In ?Deep Survival?, Laurence Gonzalez combines hard science and powerful storytelling to illustrate the mysteries of survival, whether in the wilderness or in meeting any of life's great challenges. This gripping narrative, the first book to describe the art and science of survival, will change the way you see the world. Everyone has a mountain to climb. Everyone has a wilderness inside.

Boy Scouts Handbook: Original 1911 Edition
Boy Scouts Handbook
Original 1911 Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 1616081988
This is a full-color edition of the very first Boy Scouts Handbook, complete with the wonderful vintage advertisements that accompanied the original1911 edition, Over 40 million copies in print

The original Boy Scouts Handbook standardized American scouting and emphasized the virtues and qualifications for scouting, delineating what the American Boy Scouts declared was needed to be a "well-developed, well-informed boy." The book includes information on:
  • The organization of scouting
  • Signs and signaling
  • Camping
  • Scouting games
  • Description of scouting honors.

Scouts past and present will be fascinated to see how scouting has changed, as well as what has stayed the same over the years.

"In these pages and throughout our organization we have made it obligatory upon our scouts that they cultivate courage, loyalty, patriotism, brotherliness, self-control courtesy, kindness to animals, usefulness, cheerfulness, cleanliness, thrift purity, and honor, no one can doubt that with such training added to his native gifts, the American boy will bin the near future, as a man, bean efficient leader in the paths of civilization and peace."--From the Preface
At the Grave of the Unknown Fisherman
At the Grave of the Unknown Fisherman
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743229924

Looking at the fishing life, the author describes his travels from the Rocky Mountains to Nebraska on odysseys with his fishing buddies, contemplating the reverence of fishing.

A Year of Picnics: Recipes for Dining Well in the Great Outdoors
A Year of Picnics
Recipes for Dining Well in the Great Outdoors
Hardcover      ISBN: 1611802156
Everyone loves picnicking--dining in the great outdoors, cozied up on blankets, and surrounded by the beauty of the natural world. Now imagine doing it year-round, where the setting speaks to the foods served, and you've got A Year of Picnics

Savor good food and good company while lounging beneath the shady canopy of trees or under the sparkle of a starry sky. With just a picnic blanket and a little inspiration, you can transform mealtimes into an opportunity to relax, connect, and enjoy the outdoors. A Year of Picnics presents everything you need to picnic through the seasons, with over 70 picnic-perfect recipes, tips on selecting your location, advice for packing your basket, and creative ideas for outdoor activities. Through 20 themed picnics--celebrate the bounty of summer produce with a Table to Farm Picnic or revel in the colors of autumn with a Falling Leaves Picnic--you'll discover the ways food can be elevated by your surroundings. From mountaintops to meadows, rooftops to formal gardens, let your picnicking take you to new places.
The Essential Wilderness Navigator
The Essential Wilderness Navigator
Paperback      ISBN: 0071361103

Now with full-color topographic maps and featuring the latest on electronic navigation, The Essential Wilderness Navigator is the clearest and most up-to-date route-finding primer available. Providing readers with exercises for developing a directional 'sixth sense, ' tips on mastering the art of map- and compass-reading, and comprehensive updates on a range of technological advances, this perennially popular guide is more indispensable than ever.

Homecamp: Stories and Inspiration for the Modern Adventurer
Homecamp
Stories and Inspiration for the Modern Adventurer
Hardcover      ISBN: 1741175038
Homecamp is an impressive package that will inspire you to switch off and get lost in the beauty and wonder that nature has to offer.

It's difficult to find nature amidst the rush, bustle and electronic pop-ups that flood our modern lives - to leave stress and hurry behind, embracing the simple pleasure to be found in pounding waves, a roaring campfire and a sky full of stars. But nature isn't as far away as you think.

Homecamp�is a beautiful collection of stories and images from everyday adventurers - people who have found ways to experience and embrace the outdoors, on their terms. Some have gone on epic adventures: sold their belongings and lived in a van, trekked through the Himalayas or biked across continents. Others simply found new ways of seeing �the world around them: cleaned up a beach, learned how to forage or spent a night alone in the woods. All found that their experiences in nature transformed their lives and freed them, even if only briefly, from the monotony of their 9-5 grind.

This book will inspire you to rediscover the joys and the rejuvenating power of spending time outside. Along with compelling stories, interviews and imagery, you'll find a how-to guide full of helpful tips, from how to choose and set up camp to brewing the perfect campfire coffee and enjoying the outdoors without a trace.
Betty Crocker Outdoor Cooking with Betty
Betty Crocker Outdoor Cooking with Betty
Hardcover      ISBN: 1328846059

Enjoy a blast from the past with this newly released version of Betty Crocker's classic guide to dining and entertaining outdoors.

An authentic reproduction of a cookbook classic from 1961, packed with retro appeal. Illustrated with delightful period line drawings and color photos, Betty Crocker's Outdoor Cooking with Betty is a charming look back at outdoor dining in the 1960s. This hardcover reprint features 200 tried-and-true recipes for barbecues, picnics, camping trips, and boating excursions-including Beef Tenderloin Roast, Grilled Lobster Tails, and French Fried Onion Rings-plus expert tips on barbecue equipment and techniques. There are even illustrated instructions for an authentic "Down-East" clambake. Following in the bestselling footsteps of previous Betty Crocker Facsimile Editions, this nostalgic guide to outdoor cooking and entertaining is sure to be a hit.
Awake in the Wild: Reconnect With Nature and Discover Yourself
Awake in the Wild
Reconnect With Nature and Discover Yourself
Hardcover      ISBN: 1631062980

Return to nature each season Awake in the Wild, a quote filled, guided journal that pulls inspiration from nature as it shifts. Feel rebirth in the spring, rest in the winter, and everything between.

Unplug from the overwhelming digital age and let this beautifully illustrated journal guide you through the seasons and record your thoughts and reflections on nature. Awake in the Wild is a keepsake journal that features passages connected to what is occurring in nature, questions to spur self-reflection, and space to capture your inner voice as the world shifts around you.

Spring, for example, represents renewal with quotes and passages about starting anew that will spur a restart in your own life. Summer focuses on exuberance and simplicity, a place where you can reflect on the bright, bold moments in your life and enjoy the simple pleasures of summer.

Fall exemplifies rethinking and self-improvement, featuring ways to reflect on what you have learned and how you can grow as a person both spiritually and intellectually. Winter focuses on hibernation and finding quiet peace. As in the natural world, taking a break and finding peace is important to happiness and calm.

Awake in the Wild features the magical, fairy-tale-like illustrations of Romanian artist Madalina Andronic. These beautiful and charming visuals facilitate meditation, allowing you to deepen your connection with nature.

Minnesota Seasons
Minnesota Seasons
Hardcover      ISBN: 0965338142

Top outdoor and nature writers share favorite tales of life in the woods, fields, waters and wilds of Minnesota. Featuring: Bob Cary, Sam Cook, Jim Klobuchar, Dennis Anderson, Steve Grooms, Peter Leschek, Richard Massey, Kent Cowgill, Sigurd Olson, Doug Stange, Shawn Perich and 17 others.

Sex in a Tent: A Wild Couple's Guide to Getting Naughty in Nature
Sex in a Tent
A Wild Couple's Guide to Getting Naughty in Nature
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0899974325
Get ready for the big O--everything you need to get outside and get it on

Looking for ways to heat up your love life? Sex in a Tent will show you how to toss aside your bed sheets and discover your wild side outside. You'll find it's good for your sex life--and your relationship too

In this penetrating guide to what really goes on behind the tent flap (or under a tree, or in a canoe), author Michelle Waitzman reveals her tips from her years of experience "playing the field" in the backcountry.

Filled with illustrations, positions, games, tricks, and stories from dozens of outdoor lovers, this book will inspire you to leave your bedroom behind in favor of the orgasmic opportunities for love, sex, and adventure in the great outdoors.

"I don't know how I ever had sex in a tent without this guide Essential."
--Susie Bright

"Smart and funny."
--Rosie Fernandez, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation