Let Them Be Eaten by Bears: A Fearless Guide to Taking Our Kids Into the Great Outdoors

Author(s): Peter Brown Hoffmeister


Get ready to go out and play...

Based on the author's acclaimed Integrated Outdoor Program, Let Them Be Eaten by Bears is Peter Hoffmeister's inspiring guide to helping kids enjoy nature and appreciate the great outdoors. Drawing from his personal and professional background as an educator, guide, writer, and father, and focusing on fun rather than fear, Hoffmeister offers an approachable, fun reintroduction to hiking, camping, and all-around exploring that will help parents and kids alike feel empowered and capable.

Whether you're a veteran outdoorsperson, a first-time hiker, or anything in between, get ready to put on your sneakers, turn off your video games, and rediscover the simple, powerful joy of going out to play.

Product Information

Peter Brown Hoffmeister is the cofounder and director of South Eugene High School's Integrated Outdoor Program, a thematic and comprehensive literature and outdoor pursuits program for special ed, regular track, and TAG students. He is a veteran rafting, climbing, and orienteering guide and a writer for the "Huffington Post, Climbing, Rock and Ice, " and "Gripped, " among others.

General Fields

  • : 9780399161087
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : 0.222
  • : April 2013
  • : 208mm X 137mm X 20mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Peter Brown Hoffmeister
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 796.083
  • : 256