The Summer Camp on the Trail (Scarce publication from the New England Trail Conference). Recreation, Dana BACKUS.

The Summer Camp on the Trail (Scarce publication from the New England Trail Conference)

Boston: New England Trail Conference, 1931. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 3 1/2 X 6 Inches. 16 PP. Very Good. Item #640

Early little guide to hiking trips in the northeastern US. Tips on Base Camp trips, hiking trips, pack trip and canoe trips. Includes a list of essentials that no hiker should be without. Much of the information included centers around the fact that hiking and camping at a young age should be fun as to instill the desire to continue to do so in each of us. What ten year old wants to go camping if it involves carrying supplies ten miles on a rough trail??? Publication #18 from the New England Trail Conference series. Original stapled binding. Slight toning at edges.

OCLC locates one copy at the time of the listing (held by Harvard University).

Price: $100.00

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