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By Alan S. Kesselheim

The wasteland Paddler's Handbook deals paddlers of any stripe Alan Kesselheim's own, enticing writing and his unsurpassed event. worthwhile sidebars, interspersed in the course of the ebook, supply step by step directions on all severe technical issues. every thing a brand new or skilled paddler can anticipate to come across is integrated, from journey making plans, selecting the right equipment, and packing, to tenting, cooking, editing your boat, and working with stipulations on all kinds of water. even if it's find out how to decide the suitable companion, negotiate a tough quick, move solo, or deliver the total kinfolk, it's all the following during this pleasing, inspiring, and informative guide.

Alan Kesselheim has paddled hundreds of thousands of barren region miles -- on my own, together with his spouse, Marypat, and together with his teenagers strapped into the canoe like infants in vehicle seats. He's paddled fast-moving rivers, windswept lakes, and quiet ponds. (One journey took him on a 13-month, 2000-mile trip from Grande Cache, Alberta, to Baker Lake within the Northwest Territories.) He's additionally one in all North America's preeminent canoeing writers, and his hard-won critiques are hugely respected.

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