Richly illustrated and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, BASIC ILLUSTRATED books distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning a trip or thumbing for facts in the field, the BASIC ILLUSTRATED series shows you what you need to know.
Discover how to:
- Choose a paddle and outfit a canoe
- Launch a canoe safely
- Perform the basic forward, turning, and correction strokes
- Maneuver the canoe
- Paddle in wind, waves, and moving water