What do you get the hiker, backpacker or outdoor adventurer on your gift list?
The 1st Annual SoCalHiker Holiday Gift Guide gives you the answers and inspiration. This is part one of three: Armchair Inspiration. Be sure to check out the Day Hikers and Backpack Adventure lists, too!
Books are a great way to whet your appetite for adventure. Whether it’s an inspiring tale from the trail or a guide with detail beta to help you plan your next adventure, books make a great gift.
Outdoor Adventure 101
This book was out-of-print for a while. Now it’s back, and you can learn “The Ray Way.” Learn how ultra-light backpacking lets you hike further and feel better.
A mostly fun, sometimes serious guide to love, sex, and adventure in the great outdoors. What more can I say?
It’s the feisty third edition of How to Shit in the Woods, jam-packed with new information for outdoor enthusiasts of every stripe. Hailed in its first edition as “the most important environmental book of the decade” by Books of the Southwest, and in its second as “the real shit” by the late, great, outdoor photographer Galen Rowell, this bestselling guide is often called the “backpacker’s bible” and has sold more than 2.5 million copies in eight languages.