This complete, practical, and unique guide is guaranteed to do just that, while ensuring that family outings are fun, safe, and memorable. Focusing on infants through pre-teens, it offers reassuring answers to parents' most-asked questions, including: How do I choose a child carrier that won't break my back? How far can a two-year-old hike? When will my kids be ready for backpacking? How can I entertain the kids on a rainy day in camp? What's the best piece of equipment to keep my child from getting lost? Chapters include: Family Adventure Gear, Games & Activities, Campsite Fundamentals, and Health & Safety. Also highlighted are successful strategies for hiking, backpacking, family cycling, canoeing, and car camping, with "Ages & Stages" sections zeroing in on age-specific issues. No responsible parent should hit the trail without consulting this groundbreaking guide.
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(216mm x 147mm x 20mm)
WW Norton & Co
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