Camp Out!: The Ultimate Kids' Guide : from Backyard to the Backwoods
Bear bags, wilderness showers, and telling the temperature by counting the cricket chirps...
Whether you're planning an over night in the backyard or a weekend in the wilderness, this book is packed with stuff to know. The basics, from gearing up to choosing a site to building a tarp tent. Tasty outdoor recipes: Solar Oven Pizza, Chow Down Chili and s' more's of course—with 8 variations.
Plus: how to keep a Field Journal, exploring the nighttime sky, creepy campfire stories, and when it's time to go home, leaving no trace. It's everything you need to pick up and head for the hills.
For Ages 7 and up.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nbmars - LibraryThing
I love this book! It is loaded with practical information, projects, games, skills, recipes, songs, experiments, crafts and more to help kids make the most of all kinds of outdoor ventures. The first ... Read full review
Review: Camp Out!: The Ultimate Kids' Guide from the Backyard to the BackwoodsUser Review - Beth - Goodreads
Great tidbits of real info packed around Brian Biggs fun illustrations. My fourth grade camping enthusiast was so absorbed in this - couldn't put it down! Read full review
Gearing Up How to Plan and What to Pack
Home Away from Home Setting Up Camp
Good Grub Fun Food for Hungry Campfolk
Camping Skills Tying Knots Getting Around and Staying Found
Somethings in the Air Watching the Weather
Whats Up? The Night Sky
Backpack Naturalist Experiments and Projects