Beginning In The Backcountry: A Guide For No-Timers and First-Timers

Beginning In The Backcountry: A Guide For No-Timers and First-Timers

For me, it started on a family vacation to the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. To keep me occupied for the eight-hour drive back home, my parents bought me a copy of Harvey Manning’s Backpacking: One Step at a Time. By the time we got back to the flatlands I knew, …