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Paddle Your Own Canoe


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Illustrated with 600 full-colour photos, this canoeing techniques book offers first-hand, experience-based instruction. Find tips on outfitting, reading the river, paddling strokes for flatwater and whitewater, and advanced turns and maneuvers. There are also sections on portaging, tying a canoe on your vehicle, and selecting a canoe and paddle. Covers issues you don’t always see in other how-to canoe guides, like developing fitness and balance. Designed with both beginner and seasoned canoeists in mind.

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Ideal for Canoeing
Author Gary McGuffin, Joanie McGuffin
Language English
Pages 208
Published 2003
Edition 1st
ISBN 9781550463774
Made in Canada