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Book Recommendations

Recommendations for outdoor reading.

Check out some of these hand-picked books to get you started on your outdoor journey!

Pre-K/ Elementary

“A Grand Old Tree”; Mary Newell Depalma

“Flower Talk, How Plants Use Color to Communicate”; Sara Levine

“Hike”; Pete Oswald

“The Hike”; Alison Farrell

“Leaf Man”; Lois Elhert

“tiny, perfect things”; M.H. Clark

“The Story of Snow, The Science of Winter’s Wonder”; Mark Cassino, Jon Nelson Ph.D.

 

Adults

“Blue Mind”; Wallace J. Nichols

“Braiding Sweetgrass”; Robin Wall Kimmerer

“Forest Bathing, How Trees Can Help You Find Health and Happiness”; Dr. Qing Li

“Healing Trees, A Pocket Guide to Forest Bathing”; Ben Page

"How To Raise a Wild Child, The Art and Science of Falling In Love With Nature"; Scott D. Sampson

“The Nature Fix, Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative”; Florence Williams

“The Outdoor Adventurer’s Guide to Forest Bathing”; Suzanne Bartlett Hackenmiller, MD

“Vitamin N, The Essential Guide to a Nature Rich Life”; Richard Louv

“Your Guide to Forest Bathing, Experience the Healing Power of Nature”; M. Amos Clifford