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Canoe Camping

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Learn how to plan, pack for and do a fun canoe camping trip - whether your plan is to go on a weekend trip with friends or family, or to head out on a multi-day wilderness experience.This comprehensive guide by senior guide and World Champion paddler Mark Scriver makes canoe camping fun and safe for both new and experienced canoe trippers.

Synopsis:

Make your Canoe Trip fun and comfortable!

Whether you're interested in a weekend trip with friends or family or a multi-day wilderness experience, this easy-to-read guide makes canoe camping fun and safe for both new and experienced canoe trippers.

Drawing from the decades of canoe tripping and guiding experience of world renowned canoeist, Mark Scriver, Canoe Camping provides the tools necessart for anyone to plan a comfortable canoe trip.  Whatever you need, you'll find it in this essential guide.

Learn to:

Plan a smooth trip

Choose the right equipment

Pack your gear efficiently

Set-up camp

Keep your group healthy and comfortable

Cook with fire, stoves and ovens

Organize and prepare your meals

Handle wildlife

Camp with kids

Stay safe in the outdoors

About the Author

Mark Scriver has been paddling canoes for over thirty years, in which time he has become one of the most respected and accomplished canoeists in the world. He has taught and led commercial canoe trips as a senior for over twenty years, and professionally instructed flat water and whitewater canoeing as well as sea kayaking. Scriver also won the World Championships in whitewater canoeing in 1997. He co-authored ‘Thrill of the Paddle an instructional whitewater canoeing book, as well as Camp Cooking: The Black Feather Guide, a cookbook on how to "eat well in the wild", which won the 2007 Gourmand World Cookbook Award for Best First Cookbook from Canada.

Table of Contents

Intro

About the Author

Route planning

  Choosing a Trip

  Choosing a Group

  Pre-Trip Planning

Equipment

  Paddling Gear

  Camp Gear

  Kitchen Equipment

  Clothing

  Safety Gear and Accessories

  Other Personal Stuff

  Equipment Lists

On trip

  The Typical Day

  Water Travel

  Around Camp

  Staying Healthy & Comfortable

  Managing Waste

  Environmental Impact

 Food and Cooking

  Cook Stoves

Cooking with Fire

Baking

 Menu

 Packing the Food

  Breakfast

  Lunch

 Snacking

 Dinner

 Other Food Considerations

 Dishwashing

 

Safety

 Capsize

 Solo Tripping

 Protection from the Elements

 Leadership

 Bears

 Weather

 Activities

The Social Scene

 Fishing

 Photography

 Games

 Camping with Kids

 Camping with Dogs

 Whitewater

 

Glossary of Terms

Product Details

ISBN:
9781896980225
Author:
Scriver, Mark
Publisher:
Heliconia Press
Subject:
Canoeing
Subject:
Canoe camping
Subject:
Outdoors-Canoeing Kayaking and Rafting
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Essential Guides
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 60 photos and illustrations through
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Make your Canoe Trip fun and comfortable!

Whether you're interested in a weekend trip with friends or family or a multi-day wilderness experience, this easy-to-read guide makes canoe camping fun and safe for both new and experienced canoe trippers.

Drawing from the decades of canoe tripping and guiding experience of world renowned canoeist, Mark Scriver, Canoe Camping provides the tools necessart for anyone to plan a comfortable canoe trip.  Whatever you need, you'll find it in this essential guide.

Learn to:

Plan a smooth trip

Choose the right equipment

Pack your gear efficiently

Set-up camp

Keep your group healthy and comfortable

Cook with fire, stoves and ovens

Organize and prepare your meals

Handle wildlife

Camp with kids

Stay safe in the outdoors

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