Browsing: Hiking & Camping

During a canoe trip, a brutal grizzly bear attack turned 17-year-old Alex Messenger’s Canadian wilderness adventure into a harrowing nightmare. This pulse-pounding memoir recounts his fight for survival. “Riveting… Kept me turning pages well into the night” (New York Times bestselling author Dean King).

Audrey “Sunshine” Monke, mother of five and camp owner-director, shares nine powerful parenting techniques-inspired by the research-based practices of summer…

A “thrilling” account (The Washington Post) with nearly 1,800 five-star Goodreads ratings! While exploring the Amazon rainforest, Yossi Ghinsberg was separated from his companions — and found himself battling for his life. “A powerful story of self-discovery [and] survival in the wild” (Los Angeles Times).

Winner of the 2018 National Outdoor Book Award Handcrafted for Northwest caregivers that want to spark a love of nature, 50…

A New York Times bestseller with over 14,000 five-star ratings on Goodreads: In 1986, Christopher Knight left home for the woods of New England — and spent nearly 30 years there in complete isolation. “An extraordinary story about solitude, community, identity, and freedom” (The Guardian).

Avid outdoorsman Keith Foskett embarked on a 1,000-mile pilgrimage through the European countryside — experiencing dangers, absurdities, and life-changing revelations along the way. A “thoroughly entertaining” true story (The Observer) told with wit and warmth.

“Engrossing… Suspenseful” (Booklist): After a sexual assault, Aspen Matis made the bold decision to hike the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail in a journey to find healing. “Mercy. I love this story” (Cheryl Strayed).

“Gripping” (Booklist): In 1959, nine Russian hikers met a bizarre death in the Ural Mountains in a notorious case that perplexes investigators to this day. This New York Times bestseller digs into the facts and offers a compelling answer to the mystery. With over 4,200 five-star Goodreads ratings.