When your focus is on the journey rather than the destination
This comprehensive handbook covers it all, from planning your route (linking trails or finding loops), to tactical considerations (menu planning, resupply, going lightweight), to making the most of your journey (life on the trail and selecting the right trekking companions).
- New advice for planning a successful trek in the U.S. or abroad
- Time-tested strategies for staying safe and comfortable on the trail
- Pre-trip and post-trip considerations
- Better ways to enjoy the spiritual side of hiking