Army Navy Gear's Allen & Mike's Backpackin' Book is an informative and entertaining book about getting along on a backpacking trip. This is an excellent book for novice and experience hiking alike. An excellent addition to any outdoor library.
Walking into the wilderness with a pack on your back is an empowering experience. Allen and Mike's Really Cool Backpackin' Book, written and illustrated by two guys who spend half their lives in the woods, provides information on dressing and packing for the outdoors, equipment, travel techniques, campcraft, trip planning, outdoor hazards, low-impact camping and more. Beginners will find this book a perfect introduction to the backpacking world and old hands are certain to pick up a few more tricks from this thoroughly informative and entirely entertaining book.