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Dec
30
2009

Review: Day Hiker’s Handbook by Michael Lanza

Day Hiker’s Handbook By Michael Lanza For Backpacker: The Magazine of Wilderness Travel ©2003 The Mountaineers Books, Seattle, WA I have mentioned before that I am primarily a day hiker so it made sense to follow the “More Everyday Wisdom” trail advice book review with a look at information in the same series that is […]

Dec
29
2009

Review: More Everyday Wisdom by Karen Berger

More Everyday Wisdom by Karen Berger for Backpacker: The Magazine of Wilderness Travel ©2002 The Mountaineers Books, Seattle, WA 206 pages Karen Berger is a fun writer. Everything is light hearted yet gets to the important points quickly, without beating around the bush (sorry, had to put that in there). For most of her examples […]