• The 2019 Annual Mountain Issue of Our State magazine featured Linville Gorge, the "Grand Canyon of the East" and one of our primary Hawk Ventures classrooms, and Morganton, headquarters of Hawk Ventures. LOCAL BOOKSTORE NOTICE: Hawk Ventures supports local booksellers. This magazine issue is available at our partner bookshop Adventure Bound Books in downtown Morganton, NC. We encourage you to buy your copy there. If you are not local to the NC foothills and your local bookstore does not stock this product, we offer it to you here.
  • Accidents in North American Climbing has been published annually by the American Alpine Club since 1948 (it was known as Accidents in North American Mountaineering from 1948-2015). Hawk Ventures has the following issues for sale.
  • The American Alpine Club has published the American Alpine Journal since 1929. Hawk Ventures has limited back issues available for sale at $30 per issue. Additionally, we are interested in trading these issues for others we need to complete our library. Please email info@hawkventures.com for a list of those years we are seeking.
  • Sale!
    This bundle includes Sherman Hawkins' Promised End (1st edition, 2019), edited by Seth Collings Hawkins, Katy Hawkins, and Daniel Hawkins, along with the Arden Shakespeare's edition of King Lear, edited by R. A. Foakes (third series, 1997). The full retail price of these two texts is $132.57. This bundle offers both together for $95, a 30% discount of the combined retail price.
  • Sale!
    A standard wilderness first aid textbook. This text is the official collaboration between the Wilderness Medical Society, the largest membership society in the world devoted to wilderness medicine, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Emergency Care & Safety Institute. (Note that a 5th edition is now available, these are reduced price 4th editions, copyright 2015).
  • EXTERNSHIP ENROLLMENT IS BY APPLICATION ONLY. Do not pay Externship course fee of $400 until you have been notified of acceptance to the program.
  • Durable, high quality Hawk Ventures patch with cloth backing.
  • High quality, extremely durable and weather resistant vinyl Carolina Wilderness EMS Externship sticker.
  • The Wilderness StarGuard® is a cutting edge course designed to meet the needs of wilderness trip leaders with a focus on prevention. This remote application to aquatic rescue courses can be taken alone as a primary training, as an add-on module to the StarGuard® course, or as a module for current lifeguards. Site assessment, swimmer assessment, and improvising lifeguarding equipment are key components that differentiate this course from traditional waterfront courses.
  • Sale!
    Now in its 7th edition, Auerbach’s Wilderness Medicine continues to help you quickly and decisively manage medical emergencies encountered in any wilderness or other austere setting! World-renowned authority Dr. Paul Auerbach and 2 new associate editors have assembled a team of experts to offer proven, practical, visual guidance for effectively diagnosing and treating the full range of issues that can occur in situations where time and resources are scarce. Now in an exciting 2-volume set that includes convenient online access, this indispensable resource equips physicians, nurses, PAs, APRNs, first responders, and rescuers with the essential knowledge and skills to effectively address and prevent injuries and illnesses—no matter where they happen! Hawk Ventures owner Seth Collings Hawkins served as co-author of both the drowning chapter and the wilderness EMS chapter. The sale price here is offered through our partnership with Vertical Medicine Resources. SHIPPING NOTE: Price here includes domestic shipping. Please contact us for international shipping rates before purchasing. LOCAL BOOKSTORE NOTICE: Hawk Ventures supports local booksellers. This magazine issue is available at our partner bookshop Adventure Bound Books in downtown Morganton, NC. We encourage you to buy your copy there. If you are not local to the NC foothills and your local bookstore does not stock this product, we offer it to you here.

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