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  1. Not Without Peril, Tenth Anniversary Edition

    Not Without Peril, Tenth Anniversary Edition

    $18.95

    Among the most beautiful and deadly mountains in the world, Mount Washington has challenged adventurers for centuries with its severe weather. From the days when gentlefolk ascended in hoop skirts and wool suits to today's high-tech assaults on wintry summits, this book offers extensive and intimate profiles of people who found trouble on New Hampshire's Presidential Range, from the nineteenth century through the present day. Learn More
  2. AMC Nature Guide to the Northern Forest

    AMC Nature Guide to the Northern Forest

    $19.95

    Part field guide, part natural history narrative, The Nature Guide to the Northern Forest will help you identify and understand the complex influences that shape the flora and fauna of the forests of northern New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine.

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  3.  Field Guide to the New England Alpine Summits, 3rd edition

    Field Guide to the New England Alpine Summits, 3rd edition

    $19.95

    This trusted guide to the alpine areas of New England is updated, expanded, and as practical as ever.

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  4. Mountain Voices

    Mountain Voices

    $18.95

    This collection of fifteen profiles captures the stories and spirit of the people who choose to live in New Hampshire’s craggy, remote North Country. Over nearly two decades, authors Doug Mayer and Rebecca Oreskes interviewed extraordinary people whose lives are intricately linked to the history of the White Mountains.

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  5. The Wildest Country: Exploring Thoreau's Maine

    The Wildest Country: Exploring Thoreau's Maine

    $19.95

    Back in print by popular demand, this fully updated and revised edition of The Wildest Country: A Guide to Thoreau’s Maine follows the famed naturalist Henry David Thoreau’s sojourns in Maine and offers modern commentary on how the route has changed. Drawing on Thoreau’s faithfully recorded itineraries in his classic book The Maine Woods, author J. Parker Huber provides a comprehensive map and summaries of Thoreau’s travels.

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  6. White Mountain Guide: A Centennial Retrospective Book Cover

    White Mountain Guide: A Centennial Retrospective

    $39.95

    For 100 years, the AMC White Mountain Guide has led hikers into New Hampshire's White Mountains, a spectacular swath of wilderness located within a day's drive of New York, Boston, and Montreal.

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    Katahdin: An Historic Journey

    $19.95

    Superbly researched and written, this new book takes readers on a journey through this renowned mountain’s history, legend, and legacy. From Native American legends to the first colonial surveys, Thoreau’s journeys to logging and trail development, Neff’s narrative bridges the mountain’s past and today’s continuing opportunities for conservation and recreation in Maine’s spectacular North Woods.

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  8. Washburn Extraordinary Adventures

    Washburn: Extraordinary Adventures of a Young Mountaineer

    $18.95

    This collection of internationally renowned photographer and mountaineer Bradford Washburn's early works will entertain and inspire anyone who loves a gripping story of adventure.

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  9. AMC's Mountain Skills Manual

    AMC's Mountain Skills Manual

    $21.95

    This comprehensive guide, from the nation’s oldest outdoors club, covers the essential skills every hiker and backpacker must know. Novices will welcome the authoritative advice on trip planning, clothing, gear, food, navigation, setting up camp, and mountain safety, while experienced backpackers will benefit from the detailed discussions of weather, winter skills, ultralight backpacking, and group leadership. All outdoor lovers will appreciate the thoughtful, comprehensive coverage of land ethics and trail etiquette.

     

    Author(s) Christian Bisson & Jamie Hannon

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  10. Blazing Ahead

    Blazing Ahead

    $18.95

    The Appalachian Trail is one of America’s most revered resources, a path of near-mythic proportions combining rugged natural beauty and human determination. But few know the story of its journey to creation. Learn More

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