L.L. Bean Family Camping Handbook

L.L. Bean Family Camping Handbook

by Keith McCafferty
     
 

The L.L. Bean Family Camping Handbook is the perfect guide for active parents and children who enjoy spending time in the outdoors. Focusing on infants through teenagers, as well as grandparents, noted outdoor writer Keith McCafferty provides all of the essential information needed for a great camping experience. With a gentle, guiding hand, he discusses: camping…  See more details below

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The L.L. Bean Family Camping Handbook is the perfect guide for active parents and children who enjoy spending time in the outdoors. Focusing on infants through teenagers, as well as grandparents, noted outdoor writer Keith McCafferty provides all of the essential information needed for a great camping experience. With a gentle, guiding hand, he discusses: camping options, planning a family trip, buying gear and clothing, efficient packing strategies, traveling with children, great cooking ideas, the perfect games and activities for children, the best strategies for coping with night fears, backpacking excursions for the whole family, crucial health and safety measures, and much more.Filled with firsthand experience and invaluable advice, this guide addresses important parental concerns; discusses what you can, and can't, expect from your children; and offers a plethora of tips for first-timers. Inspired by L.L. Bean's enduring reputation as a promoter of safe, responsible outdoor activity, this volume also addresses a variety of ways the whole family can enjoy and respect the natural world, from plant and animal identification and star gazing to no-trace camping and building safe fires. Authoritative and complete, The L.L. Bean Family Camping Handbook is the one guide every parent will want to consult before hitting the trail. (7 X 10, 192 pages, color photos)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558218802
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Series:
L. L. Bean Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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