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|Description:||xiii, 193 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||A wilderness in turmoil / by David Backes --
Planning and pacing your canoe trip --
A maze of finger lakes, portage trails, and confusing bays! --
Favorite routes: where solitude still remains --
Federal regulations and rationale --
Selecting and outfitting your canoe --
Paddling and portaging your canoe --
Solo canoes and kayaks in the Boundary Waters --
The right stuff: everything you need to know about equipment --
Fast fixin's: easy ways to prepare great trail meals! --
A bombproof canoe camp! --
Bothersome beasts and ornery stingers! --
Dangers, safety, and first aid --
Advice from the experts.
|Series Title:||Falcon guide.|
"The Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA), located in northeastern Minnesota, is a legendary wilderness destination for canoeists from around the world. Longtime guide and canoe authority Cliff Jacobson explains the best and safest ways of planning and enjoying a BWCA journey. Includes maps, illustrations, and information on obtaining permits, packing the right supplies, practicing low-impact camping techniques, honing paddling skills, traveling with children, and dealing with hazards on land and water"--
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- Canoe camping -- Minnesota -- Boundary Waters Canoe Area -- Guidebooks.
- Canoes and canoeing -- Minnesota -- Boundary Waters Canoe Area -- Guidebooks.
- Boundary Waters Canoe Area (Minn.) -- Guidebooks.
- SPORTS & RECREATION / Water Sports.
- SPORTS & RECREATION / Canoeing.
- SPORTS & RECREATION / Camping.
- TRAVEL / United States / Midwest / West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD).