This book introduces young people to the pleasures and challenges of camping. There are any number of projects and plans to entertain those whose travels take them into fields and forests. There are chapters on packing a horse, on making clothes and moccasins, on camp cooking, and on building piers, boats and sleds. The directions are clear, the diagrams simple, and the activities enticing. The chapters in this book are divided up by seasons of the year. Learn More
Learn everything you need to know to get started in the fast-growing, family-friendly sport of geocaching. A complete introduction, this book includes: information on geocaching's origins, instructions on creating and hiding your own cache, basic backcountry safety, geocaching ethics and etiquette, plus more. Soft cover, 129 pages. Learn More
Approach your first derby with confidence! This easy-to-use, step-by-step workbook is perfect for both Scouts and their parents—especially when woodworking skills are limited.
Format is designed to take you through seven easy steps to designing and building your first Pinewood Derby® car. Includes 12 patterns and paint designs. Soft cover, 96 pages. Learn More
Aimed at both beginners and casual paddlers, covering both sea kayaking and whitewater kayaking, this book makes the sport easier than ever.
Whether you seek solace on a lake, want to run rapids, or prefer paddling with dolphins, this book takes you from store to shore and beyond. Full-color photos throughout accompany succinct, step-by-step instructions on every aspect of the sport: what equipment you need, basic strokes, navigation, rescues… even what to do if your boat tips. Also included are fun-and-games ideas and suggestions for special paddlers.
Soft cover; 244 pages. Learn More