On Trails

Author: Robert Moor
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476739242
Size: 48.44 MB
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Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award and the Pacific Northwest Book Award “The best outdoors book of the year.” —Sierra Club A New York Times Bestseller A Best Book of the Year—as chosen by The Boston Globe, The Seattle Times, ...

The Pony Express Trail

Author: William E. Hill
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0870044958
Size: 78.33 MB
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The recent resurgence of interest in the American West has brought increased
attention to the Pony Express Trail. As people focus on it and learn about its
history and significance, it is important to first place it in perspective with the other
great western trails. The Lewis and Clark Trail was a trail of exploration of the
newly acquired Louisiana Purchase. It was intended for future commercial use,
but never used as such. The Santa Fe Trail originated as a commercial trail in the
1820s.

Backcountry Biking In The Canadian Rockies

Author: Doug Eastcott
Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd
ISBN: 1897522630
Size: 22.45 MB
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This ride makes a loop in the hills south of the Sheep River by linking Wolf Creek,
Phone Line, Mount McNabb and Price Camp trails. It's a fun roll on dirt trails and
exploration roads, but don't even think of coming here in wet weather when the
trail gets severely messed up by cattle. This is lower foothills country with no
major elevation gain, but there are lots of small hills as the trail cuts across the
drainages; there are few landmarks but the trail is well marked with signs. Start by
fording ...

Urban Exploration Photography

Author: Todd Sipes
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0134008685
Size: 49.75 MB
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Star. Trails. or. No. Star. Trails? Once you're in the middle of nowhere with bright
stars overhead, you need to decide how you'd like to capture those stars with
your abandoned subject in the foreground. No matter which method you choose,
you can light paint your abandoned subject in the foreground using any of the
methods I've previously described. No star trails (the 500 rule) The “500 rule” is a
simple calculation you can use to avoid ...

The Lost River

Author: Michel Danino
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9351187748
Size: 28.37 MB
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Drawing from recent research in a wide range of disciplines, this book discusses differing viewpoints and proposes a harmonious synthesis"a fascinating tale of exploration that brings to life the vital role the -lost river of the Indian ...

The New Exploration

Author: Benton MacKaye
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780917953439
Size: 29.46 MB
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This edition includes the 1962 introduction by legendary social critic Lewis Mumford, a close MacKaye associate, and a foreword by planner David N. Startzell, executive director of the Appalachian Trail Conference since 1986.

More Trails More Tales

Author: Bob Henderson
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1459721829
Size: 53.32 MB
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Inspired by and drawing on Canadian exploration, Bob Henderson’s newest book, More Trails, More Tales, strikes a balance with travel literature, history, geography, anthropology, literature, and philosophy.