Author(s): John Robison
Shows you how to improve your kayaking skills. This book covers paddling in wind and waves - in other words, sea kayaking; gear; rescue techniques - if you haven't flipped yet, just wait; carrying kayaks - learn the intricacies of ropes, straps, and racks; surf's up - tips for wave dodgers and seasoned shredders; and, river touring.
AcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. Kayaks and Kayakers2. Gear!3. Carrying Kayaks4. Concepts of Paddling5. Boat Obedience6. Rescues7. Navigation8. Wind and Waves9. Kayak Surfing10. Reefs and Rocks11. Tides and Currents12. River Touring13. Pee Kayaking14. Kayak Camping15. Special TopicsIndex