Category Book and Video Reviews

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Aug

Kayaking Made Easy Book Review

Kayaking Made Easy: A Manual for Beginners with Tips for the Experienced, 3rd ed., by Dennis Stuhaug A Book Review by Roxanne Parrott We have a small library devoted to paddling books and this is one of the ones that we find ourselves recommending to others. Here is why. The book includes topics such as …

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Aug

Canoeing Guidebooks for Pennsylvania

Canoeing Guidebooks for Pennsylvania by Jon Nelson Many PA paddlers are familiar with the excellent river guidebook by Ed Gertler, but probably fail to realize that there are several other fine guides that provide coverage of PA streams omitted by Gertler (see p.8 of his book for a list of guides to nearby states). Gertler’s …

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Jul

Paddling Pennsylvania Book Review

Book Review of Paddling Pennsylvania by author Jeff Mitchell a Book Review by Joyce Furfaro This 2010 book was written by a fellow Pennsylvanian and the District Attorney of Wyoming County. It includes almost 300 pages of valuable information regarding the more popular creeks and rivers in our state. Reminiscent of Gertler’s book, Paddling Pennsylvania …