Paddle your own canoe
The most comprehensive canoeing techniques book ever is now available for the first time in paperback.
Illustrated with 600 full-color photographs, this wide-ranging book is designed with both beginner and seasoned canoeists in mind. Gary & Joanie McGuffin, North America's most celebrated canoeing couple, discuss issues rarely covered in other how-to guides, such as developing fitness and balance.
The book offers first-hand, experience-based instruction on outfitting, reading the river, paddling strokes for all flatwater and whitewater conditions, advanced turns and maneuvers, portaging, safety and rescue techniques - even how to tie a canoe on your vehicle.
Recommended by both the American Canoe Association and Paddle Canada, Paddle Your Own Canoe features:Canoeist's vocabulary Selecting the right canoe Selecting the right paddle Portaging techniques Self-rescue techniques Solo whitewater spins Complete flatwater techniques Complete whitewater techniques
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|Grouping Title||paddle your own canoe|
|Grouping Author||mcguffin gary|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-10-10 01:06:21AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-01-20 02:52:46AM|
|auth_author2||McGuffin, Joanie, 1960-|
|author||McGuffin, Gary, 1959-|
|detailed_location_cmc||CMC Quigley Library|
|local_callnumber_cmc||GV783 .M383 1999|
|owning_library_cmc||Colorado Mountain College|
|subject_facet||Canoes and canoeing|
|title_display||Paddle your own canoe|
|title_full||Paddle your own canoe / Gary and Joanie McGuffin|
|title_short||Paddle your own canoe|
|topic_facet||Canoes and canoeing|