Roman Dial’s book, published by Beartooth Mountain Press, is a great resource on packrafting. A long-time Alaskan packrafter with his own personal style and a history of notable ventures, Roman is an enthusiastic packrafter, mountaineer and adventure racer, among other pursuits. If you’d like an introduction to the esoteric art of contemporary packrafting, we highly recommend it.
Among other things, Packrafting! features perspectives & information on:
- Packraft Handling Techniques
- Safety & Training
- Accessory & Personal Equipment
- Packing Tips
- Special Techniques, such as bike rafting, ski rafting, and adventure racing with packrafts
- Packrafting History
- Trip Stories.