The internet provides a wealth of information for the novice, intermediate or advanced hiker or backpacker looking to improve their skills. Included are gear guides, orienteering, and links to first aid and safety recommendations.
* Disclaimer: Links to commercial sites are not endorsed by the University Libraries or Penn State University. Instead they are meant to be used as a resource for further information and exploration.
Information for Beginning Hikers and Backpackers
Outdoor Gear Reviews
Misc. Trail Information
Safety and First Aid