Author Event: A Women's Guide to the Wild by Ruby McConnell

For women who enjoy hiking, camping, backpacking, and other outdoor recreation or those inspired by Cheryl Strayed’s Wild, this is the definitive guide to being a woman in the great outdoors. This friendly handbook covers the matters of most concern to women, from “feminine functions” in the wilderness to how to deal with condescending men, as well as the basics of wilderness survival tailored to women’s unique needs. It includes gear lists in addition to advice for camp setup, fire building, food and water, safety, weather, and navigation.

Ruby McConnell is the author of A Girl's Guide to the Wild; she's also a geologist, environmental advocate, and dancer. Her work has appeared in Grain Magazine, Misadventures Magazine, Oregon Quarterly, Seattle Backpackers Magazine, Bird Watcher's Digest, and Fungi Magazine, among others.

Event date: 

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Event address: 

900 NW Mt Washington Dr
Suite 110
Bend, OR 97703
A Woman's Guide to the Wild: Your Complete Outdoor Handbook Cover Image
By Ruby McConnell, Teresa Grasseschi (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781632170057
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sasquatch Books - March 15th, 2016