Top Rated Paddling Adventures : Canoeing, Kayaking and Rafting in North America
America's appetite for adventure is well demonstrated with the success of such publications as Outside magazine. Anyone who has traveled to rivers or oceans can't help but notice that paddling has become one of America's fastest growing adventure pastimes. From sea kayaking in remote bays to shooting Class V rapids in a narrow mountain gorge, Top Rated Paddling Adventures is the guide you will need. You will make sure you are choosing a paddling guide, outfitter or lodge that has satisfied their previous clients with fun and safety. Entries document what kinds of water and what watercraft are used, as well as providing tremendous detail on the range of dry land activities that may also be available. Photos bring these venues to life. Maps make it easy to plan a paddling adventure in connection with other travel plans in the area. Stuff a copy in your dry bag when planning your next adventure.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 153.2 x 227.3 x 13.2mm | 318.49g
- 01 Aug 2000
- Derrydale Press
- Missoula, United States
- illustrations, maps
About Maurizio Valerio
Maurice Valerio is a rancher, naturalist, writer, and devoted outdoorsman who lives in northeast Oregon. He has a Master degree in Zoology from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Doctoral degree in Natural Science from the University of Parma, Italy. He is dedicated to preserving everyone's individual right to the respectful, knowledgeable, and diversified use of outdoor resources.