For those of you interested in activities for young men, we suggest you take a look at:
Athletic Sports and Recreations for Boys
by J. G. Wood,
published in London & New York, Routledge & Warren, 1861
However, if you're an adult who likes the outdoors, you might want to spend some time with these books, the first of which was written by President Theodore Roosevelt.
Hunting Trips of a Ranchman, Sketches of Sport on the Northern Cattle Plains
by Theodore Roosevelt
published in New York by G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1905 (c. 1885)
Wild Northern Scenes: or, Sporting Adventures with the Rifle and the Rod
by S. H. Hammond
published in Philadelphia by John E. Potter & Co, 1863
And for those of you who are very adventuresome, this may be the book for you.
Lake Ngami; or, Explorations and Discoveries, during
four years' wanderings in the wilds of southwestern Africa.
by Karl Johann Andersson
published in New York by Harper & Brothers, 1856