The Complete Book of Canoeing
The Only Canoeing Book You'll Ever NeedBook - 1997 | Second edition.
This guide present a voluminous amount of basic and advanced information on its subject. By applying the basic techniques espoused by the author, along with taking his wisdom and advice to heart, the rankest novice can become a competent canoeist in a surprisingly brief time. The experienced paddler will also find valuable advice and suggestions. Included are sections on basic strokes, canoeing with kids, canoeing in the wilderness, knots and lines, portaging, maneuvering strokes, paddling alone, emergency medicine, environmental advice, and much more. In addition, the author discusses different types of canoes, how o plan a trip for families or small groups, and where to find outfitters in the area.
Publisher: Old Saybrook, Conn. : Globe Pequot Press, 
Edition: Second edition.
Copyright Date: ©1997
Branch Call Number: 797.122 Gor 1997
Characteristics: x, 245 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm