Backcountry Basics: A Definitive Guide to Avoiding Unpleasant Encounters

Paperback, 112 Pages, Published by Mountaineers Books

Backcountry Bear Basics offers detailed, comprehensive, practical information on how to travel and camp safely in bear country. Smith separates bear facts from anecdotal fallacies, giving readers the true story of how bears behave. Highly recommended for anyone going into the backcountry.