Category: Falcon

  • How to Ice Climb, by Sean Isaac and Tim Banfield

    Climbing is a technical sport where you really need to know what you're doing so you don't, well… die. Ice climbing is even more so. The medium of ice is more fickle and unforgiving than rock, and yet the act of climbing can be easier thanks to modern crampons and ice tools. This can lead […]

  • Hiking Lassen Volcanic National Park

    Falcon publishes some great guide books, and their hiking series is fantastic. Hiking Lassen Volcanic National Park third edition by Tracy Salcedo is a perfect example, winning a 2020 National Outdoor Book Award. In addition to this very fine guide to a major Northern California attraction, Tracy also penned Best Easy Day Hikes Lake Tahoe, and […]

  • Best Easy Day Hikes Lake Tahoe

    Falcon Guide are reliable companions to a lot of backcountry activities from hiking to climbing to birdwatching. Best Easy Day Hikes Lake Tahoe by Tracy Salcedo is small in size but large in utility, providing overviews of 29 hikes in the Lake Tahoe area. This is not Ms. Salcedo's first rodeo, as she's written over […]