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The Runner's Bucket List
The Runner's Bucket List (4 Formats) ›
By Denise Malan
Trade Paper Price 16.95

Trade Paper, PDF, EPUB, Mobipocket

ISBN 9781600788383

Published Apr 2014

Have you ever thought about running a 5K naked or getting the all-time biggest marathon finisher's medal? How about running five miles while eating a dozen donuts or chugging down a few beers? Or maybe you'd prefer running a half marathon in paradise or a 5K dressed as a gorilla? Whatever your dreams, runner and traveler Denise Malan has written the perfect book for everybody who is searching for America's greatest—and craziest—running adventures: the races that all enthusiasts should seriously consider running before they die. She gives the inside scoop on 200 truly unique races around the United States, covering distances from one mile to ultramarathon.
Yosemite Adventures
Yosemite Adventures (4 Formats) ›
By Matt Johanson, Foreword by Hans Florine
Trade Paper Price 19.95

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ISBN 9781600789144

Published Apr 2014

Four million outdoor adventurers visit California's Yosemite National Park each year, drawn to the park's spectacular scenery, vast swaths of wilderness, and extensive trail system. Yosemite Adventures offers a unique approach to exploring the park by presenting the area as a varied, year-round playground appropriate for recreationists of all abilities and interests. In addition to hiking and backpacking trips, readers will enjoy descriptions of skiing, snowshoeing, rock/mountain climbing, and fishing outings. Each of the 50-plus adventures—which have all been completed by the author—include photographs; detailed maps; elevation profiles; and a wealth of insider tips about recommended gear, permits, food, and campsites for a successful outing. The book promises to be a must-have resource for Yosemite's vast legion of avid outdoor recreation enthusiasts.
A Voice in Our Wilderness
A Voice in Our Wilderness (3 Formats) ›
By John Husar, Foreword by Bob Verdi
Cloth Price 19.95

Cloth, EPUB, Mobipocket

ISBN 9781572436145

Published Apr 2004

Dedicated outdoor enthusiast and longtime Chicago Tribune columnist John Husar's most notable columns and stories are collected here in one volume for nature lovers to enjoy. The compilation is organized by how a day unfolds, from morning's first light to ghost stories told around the campfire. Husar's love of all the things that the Midwest landscape had to offer jumps off the page with vibrant and emotional stories that entertain, teach, and inspire the future.