Neil Champion - Hachette Children's Group
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Camping and Hiking

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

This book is a perfect introduction to camping and hiking. It is packed with information on planning your trip, including tips on how to get started, the equipment you will need, choosing a campsite, cooking and first aid. Filled with plenty of action-packed photographs, it will guide you through your outdoor adventures and show you how to progress to the next level.Althouh each of these sports require a variety of different skills and techniques, they all have the love of outdoors in common. They are also accessible to all - from young to old and able-bodied to disabled. The series is inspirational for those readers who want to explore the sports and it also offers information on how to get started and how to participate in the sport, including step-by-step instructions for the key techniques.

Franklin Watts

Wild Water: Canoeing and Kayaking

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion
Franklin Watts

Wild Rock: Climbing and Mountaineering

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

Imagine scaling a sheer rock face, relying on your own strength and skill to keep you moving upwards! This book explores exactly what you will need to get started in this exciting pursuit. From the equipment, basic climbing techniques and how to tie knots to more advanced survival skills you might need in the wild outdoors, you'll find everything you need to inspire you to enjoy some wild climbing! You'll need to stay safe too, so there is plenty of advice about how to minimise the risks. The book also suggests joining an indoor club to begin with to ensure you get the right advice form trained professionalsThis book also takes a look at some of the different types of climbing, such as scrambling and bouldering, or climbing on ice and snow. It also tells the amazing survival stories of some famous (and not so famous) climbers.Part of the six book series Adventure Outdoors. An action-packed introduction to some of the most popular outdoor pursuits. Suitable for KS2-3.

Franklin Watts

Wild Biking: Off-Road Mountain Biking

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

Mountain biking is one of the most popular adventure sports of all time - and it's also one of the most modern as it only dates back to the 1970s! This book explores exactly what you will need to get started in this exciting pursuit. From the bike and the protective equipment, to riding styles, skills, joining a club and racing in events, you'll find everything you need to get out there and enjoy some wild biking! You'll need to stay safe too, so there is plenty of advice about how to minimise the risks.This book also takes a look at some of the world's best mountain biking trails and tells the amazing survival stories of some famous (and not so famous) mountain bikers. Part of the six book series Adventure Outdoors. An action-packed introduction to some of the most popular outdoor pursuits. Suitable for KS2-3.

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Rock Climbing

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

Althouh each of these sports require a variety of different skills and techniques, they all have the love of outdoors in common. They are also accessible to all - from young to old and able-bodied to disabled. The series is inspirational for those readers who want to explore the sports and it also offers information on how to get started and how to participate in the sport, including step-by-step instructions for the key techniques.

Franklin Watts

Wild Underground: Caves and Caving

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

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Wild Trail: Hiking and Camping

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

Franklin Watts

In An Emergency

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

"It isn't always easy to get help for an emergency in the wild. Even if you are able to contact someone, it could be hours or even days before they reach you. It's down to you to survive -- so you need to be smart, organized and sensible." To learn more about vital skills, read In an Emergency

Franklin Watts

Tools and Crafts

Neil Champion
Authors:
Neil Champion

"Would you know how to use natural materials around you to make simple tools, utensils, shelters and bedding? If you have good bushcraft skills, you might surprise yourself at how well you can live in very harsh environments." Find out more by reading Tools and Crafts

Franklin Watts

Fire and Cooking

Neil Champion
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Neil Champion