Updated to reflect all the latest gear & techniques; the perfect step-by-step handbook for beginners, with sage advice on every aspect of flat-water & sea kayaking, from selecting a boat to kayak camping. 65 photos, 35 illus & 1 table; 6x9 inches, 264 pgs.
Updated to reflect all the latest gear and techniques, this guide is the perfect step-by-step handbook for beginners, with sage advice on every aspect of flat-water and sea kayaking, from selecting a boat to kayak camping.
WHAT THE EXPERTS ARE SAYING:
"The friendly, accessible tone of this book is refreshing and encouraging . . . ."
--Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio
". . . written so smartly and technically it could double as a course textbook."
--Woodland Hills Daily News, Los Angeles
"Stuhaug has written a first-rate introduction to kayak touring--from launch to landing."
--Longview News Journal, Longview, Texas
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Dennis Stuhaug is a former editor with Canoe & Kayak magazine, a former paddling instructor, and the author of Basic Essentials Sit-on-Top Kayaking (FalconGuides). He lives, writes, and paddles in the Seattle area.