SELECTION OF REVIEWS:
"Every imaginable topic.....is covered thoroughly and engagingly. A
good reference book for both novices and veterans." Michele
"A clear and comprehensive primer on
backpacking.....his knowledge in this area is immense." Sierra,
the Magazine of the Sierra Club
"Take it from us: Chris Townsend knows what
he's talking about." Up Here: Life in Canada's North.
"Delivers the goods in impressive
manner......very personal, not at all a dry textbook....a labour of
love." Hamish Brown, Climber & Hillwalker.