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Beard Bundle

Bundle_2015This isn’t some smooth-chinned “Black Friday” … it’s Beard Friday, and we’ve got your deep discount right here!

And Beard Friday — like any good beard — is much longer than your regular “here today, gone on Saturday”-type Friday. Oh yes indeed. So from now into perpetuity, the Dungeons of Maptitude offer … the Beard Bundle!

The Bundle is everything you or that wanderer of the wood on your gift list needs to navigate the southern Los Padres:

Hiking and Backpacking Santa Barbara and Ventura Revised First Edition (2014; MSRP US$18.95)
Bryan Conant’s San Rafael Wilderness Map (2015; MSRP US$10.95)
Bryan Conant’s Matilija and Dick Smith Wilderness Map (2013; MSRP US$10.95)
Tom Harrison’s Sespe Wilderness Map (2017; MSRP US$10.95)

All for $35 and free shipping — that’s more than $50 worth of Los Padres goodness and free shipping for a crazy price even a penny-pinching Caledonian can get behind!

Be sure to download the most recent Hiking and Backpacking Santa Barbara and Ventura errata and addenda here, and you can read my reviews of Conant’s 2015 San Raf map, Harrison’s 2014 Sespe map, and Conant’s 2013 Matilija/Dick Smith map herehere, and here, respectively.


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Dates and Appearances

I’ll be discussing and generally cracking wise about the Southern Los Padres NF and/or Hiking and Backpacking Santa Barbara and Ventura at numerous locations pretty much into perpetuity. 😉 Join us! New dates will be added as they are scheduled!   … Continue reading

First Edition Errata

To accompany the release of the revised first edition of Hiking and Backpacking Santa Barbara and Ventura, I’m happy to also offer a downloadable pdf of the revision’s changes as well as additional errata/updates that may be of interest to … Continue reading

Join Us! Barnes & Noble Signing, July 7 2012

Barnes & Noble

Join us for the trail guide’s inaugural book signing, Saturday, July 7 at 2pm at the Ventura Barnes & Noble. I’ll be signing copies of the guide and chatting about the great destinations our local backcountry has to offer. Check … Continue reading

“Literary Gumbo” Appearance, June 18 2012

On Monday, June 18, I’ll be sitting down with “Literary Gumbo” host Fred Klein for a chat. “Literary Gumbo” is a great Santa Barbara-area program discussing new books and their impact on the area. You can view some of Fred’s … Continue reading