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The happy camper : an essential guide to life outdoors

Callan, Kevin. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Kirtland Community College Library GV 191.7 .C35 2012 30775305529100 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781770850323
  • ISBN: 1770850325
  • ISBN: 9781550464504
  • ISBN: 1550464507
  • Physical Description: print
    320 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: [Richmond Hill, Ont.] : Boston Mills Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-316) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Trip planning -- Packing the essentials -- Camp cooking -- Choosing the perfect campsite -- How to be a "green" camper -- Bringing the kids along -- "Ruffing" it : camping with dogs -- Darkness and solitude -- Eight essential knots -- Snapshot memories -- Map and compass -- Bruises, blisters and band-aids -- What else can go wrong? -- Soggy survival -- Quest for fire -- Cold camping -- Canoe camping -- The joys of kayaking -- The last word.
Summary, etc.: "Let a professional show you how to plan your trip properly, whether for a day or a few weeks: how to take only what you need and pack it to best effect, how to read a map and compass, select a campsite, stake a tent, beat the bugs, build a fire, cook a camp meal, ward of unwanted wildlife, paddle a canoe or kayak, camp with kids and dogs, administer first aid, photograph a landscape and much, much more"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Camping
Camping Handbooks, manuals, etc
Outdoor life
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