Ultimate Explorer Guide for Kids presents straightforward advice on what every explorer must know if they are to survive the most daunting challenges the world has to offer. The ultimate adventures are gleaned from the author's travels around the world. He packs every page with the priceless knowledge he has gained over the years.
Ultimate Explorer Guide for Kids is no replacement for the real thing but quite possibly it will inspire would-be explorers to dream about their own adventures in the not-so-distant future.
Justin Miles is a professional adventurer who has undertaken expeditions and adventures in some of the world's most extreme environments. He uses his experiences to support charities and education projects, many of them for children. Justin turned his passion for adventure into his profession after recovering from a 1999 car accident, which resulted in brain injuries that left him having to learn to walk and talk again.
Planet Earth is huge and full of awesome places to explore. With this book you can discover what life as an explorer is really like and learn some vital explorer skills. There are also plenty of ideas for mini-adventures that you can do right now!
Prepare to Explore! Essential Kit How to Pack Your Rucksack How to Make a Survival Kit Train Like an Explorer Dress Like an Explorer Eat Like an Explorer Drink Like an Explorer Navigate Like an Explorer Go Exploring!
Key Survival Skills How to Light a Fire How to Tie Knots How to Use a Compass How to Build a Shelter
Exploring Extremes: Polar Regions The Polar Regions Race to the South Pole Electricity Pulks Polar Camping Boots, Skis, Snow Shoes Polar Clothing Danger: Frostbite! Explorer Q and A: Life in the Arctic
Exploring Extremes: High Altitude The Seven Summits Surviving the Death Zone Altitude Sickness Alert! Mountain Climbing Gear Explorer Q and A: Life at High Altitudes
Exploring Extremes: Wild, Wet Rainforests Into the Rainforest Jungle Camping Jungle Clothes Jungle Wildlife Bites and Sickness Jungle Food Explorer Q and A: Life in the Jungle
Exploring Extremes: Deadly Deserts Desert Plants and Wildlife Stay Out of the Sun Risks and Dangers Explorer Q and A: Life in the Desert
Glossary Index Acknowledgements