Kreta: Die schönsten Küsten- und Bergwanderungen – 65 Touren by Rolf Goetz

By Rolf Goetz

Wandern in den Bergen, wohnen am Meer! Kreta ist ein ideales und ausgesprochen facettenreiches Wanderrevier. In weiten Teilen zeigt sich die Insel wild und ursprünglich. Landschaftsprägend sind drei mächtige, von tiefen Schluchten zerfurchte Gebirgszüge. Ausgenommen die hektische Metropole Iraklio ist Kreta eine Insel zur Entschleunigung. Die schönsten Küsten- und Bergwanderungen für Griechenlands größte und vielseitigste Insel stellt der Rother Wanderführer »Kreta« vor.

Die Auswahl reicht von gemütlichen Touren durch das Hügelland mit Weinbergen und ausgedehnten Olivenhainen bis zu aussichtsreichen Gipfelzielen. Sogar einige anspruchsvolle Zweitausender gibt es zu erklimmen. Imposante Canyons können durchquert und versteckte Tropfsteinhöhlen erkundet werden. Überall lassen sich kleine Dörfer und abgeschiedene Klöster entdecken. Küstentrails führen zu stillen Badebuchten. Und was once gibt es Schöneres, als nach einer Wanderung ins kühle Nass zu springen oder einfach nur den Abend in einer Fischtaverne zu verbringen? Auch die Wanderklassiker, wie die bekannte Samaria-Schlucht und das Tal der Toten mit der minoischen Palastanlage fehlen nicht.

Für jeden Wandervorschlag sind eine Kurzinfo mit allen wichtigen Angaben, genaue Wegbeschreibungen, aussagekräftige Höhenprofile und detaillierte Wanderkärtchen mit eingetragenem Routenverlauf zusammengestellt. Außerdem gibt es viele Tipps zu Einkehr- und Bademöglichkeiten, Varianten und Sehenswürdigkeiten. GPS-Tracks stehen zu allen Touren zum obtain zur Verfügung.

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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS The Right Way by Howard Godfrey

By Howard Godfrey

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: the correct approach is designed to aid the typical relatives organize for emergencies. Chapters comprise the quantities and kinds of meals you want to shop. the right way to package deal your meals for long term garage. comprehend what to do whilst the ability grid fails. How do you prepare dinner your foodstuff and lightweight your place? What form of scientific offers in case you have to be had? If the water approach fails, how do you purify your consuming water? All this and extra is integrated during this effortless to learn book.

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The U.S. Navy SEAL Survival Handbook: Learn the Survival by Don Mann,Ralph Pezzullo

By Don Mann,Ralph Pezzullo

As the elite of the army elite, U.S. army SEALs comprehend that they are often deployed at any place on the earth at a moment’s discover. even if in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic sector, they could locate themselves on my own in a distant region with very little own equipment. In The U.S. army SEAL Survival Handbook, adorned military SEAL workforce Six member Don Mann presents a definitive survival source. From easy camp craft and navigation to worry administration and techniques for dealing with any kind of catastrophe, it truly is an important source for all outdoorspeople. whole with a hundred and fifty colour images, this finished advisor contains life-saving info on: 

- Making guns and tools 

- discovering water 

- natural world for food 

- Making shelters 

- Signaling 

- Sea survival

- and lots more and plenty more

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Mount Whitney: The Complete Trailhead to Summit Guide, 2nd by Paul Richins Jr.

By Paul Richins Jr.



* whole descriptions of 17 routes to the summit of Mount Whitney

* 3 new mountaineering routes: Bishop go path, Taboose move path, and Avalanche move Trail

* a visit making plans advisor that ranks the routes by way of hassle, elevation achieve, and overall mileage



Are you as much as the problem of ascending Mount Whitney? This guidebook includes every little thing you must summit the top element within the contiguous usa. This new version contains a thorough exam of the making plans, education, and actual training/conditioning valuable for a secure and profitable climb, in addition to an up-to-date dialogue of desolate tract enable requisites of either the nationwide Park provider and the united states wooded area carrier.



With the expanding approval for wintry weather ascents on Mount Whitney, a brand new snow and ice bankruptcy used to be incorporated during this variation. writer Paul Richins identifies the easiest areas to camp on multi-day backpacking routes, and the main fascinating exploratory facet journeys to take, in addition to offers path diversifications that both lessen the size of a given course, stay away from tough terrain, or upload extra "must-see" parts.

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Hiking Waterfalls in Montana: A Guide to the State's Best by John Kratz

By John Kratz

Hiking Waterfalls in Montana includes special hike descriptions, maps, and colour photographs for a few a hundred of the state’s so much scenic waterfall hikes. Encompassing kingdom and nationwide parks, forests, monuments and desert parts, this advisor contains background, neighborhood minutiae, and GPS coordinates, major hikers to distant corners to view unbelievable waterfalls.

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Trekking in Slovenia: The Slovene High Level Route (Cicerone by Justi Carey,Roy Clark

By Justi Carey,Roy Clark

A guidebook to hiking the Slovene excessive point path, crossing Slovenia from Austria to the Adriatic. The 500km course is defined in a chain of 3-6 day treks of all degrees of hassle, that are accomplished as unmarried sections or associated in a few methods for longer vacation trips. From Maribor, within reach the Austrian border within the north-east, to Ankaran at the Adriatic coast within the south-west, the direction covers 500km of exceptional mountain and upland jogging: the mammoth forested plateau of Pohorje, the sheer limestone peaks of the Julian and Kamnik-Savinja Alps with their through ferrata secure routes, the conventional alpine pastures and flower-strewn ridges of the Karavanke, and the forested hills and olive groves of the limestone karst kingdom that extend in the direction of the coast.

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Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail by Melanie Radzicki McManus

By Melanie Radzicki McManus

In thirty-six exciting days, Melanie Radzicki McManus hiked 1,100 miles round Wisconsin, touchdown her within the elite crew of Ice Age path thru-hikers referred to as the Thousand-Milers. In prose that’s alternately harrowing and funny, Thousand-Miler takes you along with her via Wisconsin’s forests, prairies, wetlands, and farms, earlier the geologic wonders carved by way of long-ago glaciers, and into the local bars and accumulating locations of far-flung small cities. persist with alongside as she concerns approximately natural world encounters, wonders if her injured toes will ever get better, and searches for an elusive fellow hiker often called Papa undergo. Woven all through her account are info of the historical past of the still-developing Ice Age Trail—one of simply 11 nationwide Scenic Trails—and priceless perception and techniques for project a winning thru-hike.

In addition to chronicling McManus’s hike, Thousand-Miler additionally contains the little-told tale of the Ice Age Trail’s first-ever thru-hiker Jim Staudacher, an account of the record-breaking thru-run of ultrarunner Jason Dorgan, the studies of a tender wrestle veteran who launched into her thru-hike with the intention to ease again into civilian existence, and different attention-grabbing stories from the path. Their collective reviews make clear the motivations of thru-hikers and different methods hikers accomplish this striking feat, supplying an interesting and informative learn for outside fanatics of all levels.

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Italy's Sibillini National Park: Walking and Trekking Guide by Gillian Price

By Gillian Price

This guidebook describes 21 day walks, and one 8-day trek (Grande Anello dei Sibillini) in Italy's Sibillini nationwide Park. together with brief strolls and appropriate for all walkers, with day walks starting from 3.5 to 20.5km, the Sibillini in Italy's Apennines are simply reached from the price range airline locations at the Adriatic coast and from Rome. The Monti Sibillini straddles the Marche and Umbria, as regards to the cities of Norcia, Ascoli Piceno, L'Aquila and Perugia. information of lodging, refreshments and public shipping alongside the entire routes also are integrated with full-colour caricature maps and profiles. the realm has a protracted strolling season, from early spring to overdue autumn, and refuges open from mid-April to mid-October. Little recognized to overseas viewers, they provide massive highlands smothered in wildflowers, canyons burrowing deep into mountainsides, available ridges with breathtaking perspectives and over 50 peaks, many over 2000m.

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