Camp Out

Author: Lynn Brunelle
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761141227
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides information and advice on camping gear, setting up camp, food, useful wilderness skills, weather, exploring nature, crafts, games, and other topics for a safe, environmentally sound, and entertaining camping experience.

Kids Camp

Author: Laurie M. Carlson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781556522376
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Intended for inexperienced campers, this guide provides directions for making camping equipment, projects, outdoor games, and snacks and meals, and offers safety tips

The Down and Dirty Guide to Camping with Kids

Author: Helen Olsson
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 9781590309551
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Family & Relationships

Outlines economical options for family camping vacations, sharing irreverent, anecdotal and practical guidelines for families with very young children while explaining how to select gear and address needs with a minimum of stress. Original.

Survivor Kid

Author: Denise Long
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781569768792
Release Date: 2011-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Counteracting the panic and fear associated with getting lost in the wild, this handbook equips children with practical tools for overcoming adverse wilderness experiences, even if they are endured alone. Compiled by a search-and-rescue professional, straightforward advice is offered on building shelters and fires, signaling for help, finding water and food, dealing with dangerous animals, learning how to navigate, and avoiding injuries. Practice projects are included to hone survival skills--such as starting a fire with a reflective surface, casting animal tracks, or using a treasure hunt to test navigational aptitude. Making a strong argument for danger prevention, each lesson is coupled with simple instructions and diagrams that will reassure and empower young adventurers.

Camping Activity Book for Families

Author: Linda Hamilton
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493013357
Release Date: 2016-04-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Camping Activity Book for Families offers up a wide variety of activities, games, crafts, songs, and good old-fashioned fun for parents and children to share in the wonders of the outdoors. Whether it’s creating pinecone art and giant nests or going on nature-themed scavenger hunts, observing the night sky, or playing flashlight tag at the campground, this book gets the whole family engaged in everything outdoors. With age-specific recommendations, activity suggestions for parents, family conversation starter sidebars, and kids-only tips, this book has fun activities for every minute and every age group.

Babes in the Woods

Author: Jennifer Aist
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594853444
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

* Addresses concern about "nature deficit disorder" in children * Offers a fresh, modern approach to hiking and camping with kids * Makes parenting a celebration of the outdoors and a sharing of traditions There's a lot of information out there about introducing school-age kids to the outdoors, but what about babies and toddlers? Author Jennifer Aist bridges that gap and shares her tried and tested advice for active new parents. Babes in the Woods introduces outdoorsy moms and dads to the joy and vigor of taking babies and toddlers into the woods at a very early age. Well-organized chapters offer functional solutions for appropriate gear, clothing, and food, nature games to play, and tips on potty breaks and sleeping outdoors-but most importantly, Aist explores all the reasons why introducing even the youngest of children to wilderness experiences is healthy, rewarding, and fun. Whether planning a short day hike, a car camping trip, a base camp adventure, or a backpacking excursion, Aist covers every season and climate, while confirming that babies are well-suited for the mountains, the water, and the adventures that lie beyond.

Ultimate Explorer Guide for Kids

Author: Justin Miles
Publisher:
ISBN: 1784930113
Release Date: 2015-03-16
Genre: Discoveries in geography

Following on from the popular Ultimate Survival Guide for kids, QED presents an essential guide for the budding explorer. Not only will this title help you explore the world’s toughest environments but the reader will also find great advice on exploring their own back yard! Learn how to plan your expedition, camp in the countryside, survive in the wild and even useful information on what you can find in your garden, all from full-time and professional explorer Justin Miles. An easy-to-follow manual packed full of essential information, this title is a must have for any young explorer who’s curious about the world.

Cooking in a Can

Author: Kate White
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 1423609271
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cooking in a Can is the perfect activity book for kids who love to camp and cook! The newest book in our successful children's activities series, Cooking in a Can follows Cooking on a Stick (now over 63,000 copies sold), and introduces dozens of techniques for cooking outside. Author Kate White shows kids the beauty of cooking over a campfire, with dozens of delicious and easy recipes like Hot Rock Chicken and Wilderness Wonder Chocolate Cake. From cooking in a can to cooking in a paper bag to cooking on a rock, this activity book produces scrumptious results that kids of all ages will enjoy.

Kids Outdoor Adventure Book

Author: Stacy Tornio
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762793174
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Genre: Nature

Nature is a destination, but you don’t have to travel anywhere to find it. Just open the door and step outside. A fun, hands on approach to getting involved in nature, The Kids' Outdoor Adventure Book is a year-round how-to activity guidebook for getting kids outdoors and exploring nature, be it catching fireflies in the cool summer evenings; making birdfeeders in the fall from peanut butter, pine cones, and seed; building a snowman in 3 feet of fresh winter snow; or playing duck, duck, goose with friends in a meadow on a warm spring day. The Kids' Outdoor Adventure Book includes 448 things to do in nature for kids of all ages--more than one activity for every single day of the year. Each of the year's four seasons includes fifty checklist items, fifty challenge items, three each of projects, destinations, garden recipes, and outdoor games. Throughout the book, you'll also find fascinating facts, useful tips and tricks, and plenty of additional resources to turn to. Complete with whimsical, vibrant illustrations, this book is a must for parents and their kids.

The Kids Campfire Book

Author: Jane Drake
Publisher:
ISBN: 1550744542
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Offers tips and advice on camping, discussing such topics as selecting wood for campfires, cooking on an open fire, interacting with wildlife and insects, and viewing the night sky.

Camping for Kids

Author: Melanie A. Howard
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429684231
Release Date: 2012-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Explores the popular activity of camping, including tips, techniques, conservation, and specific gear needed"--Provided by publisher.

Wilderness Camping Hiking

Author: Paul Tawrell
Publisher: Paul Tawrell
ISBN: 0974082031
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Sports & Recreation

The goal of this guide is to help the reader acquire and sharpen the skills required to safely enjoy the wilderness. You will find details on how to travel, "make a camp", choose suitable equipment, and understand your environment. You will learn how to search for food and water, as well as how to take shelter from the weather and how to care for yourself if you become injured or ill while in the wilderness. Mastering these tools will ensure that you are well prepared in the case of an emergency.

Ranger Rick Kids Guide to Camping

Author: Cherie Winner
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1942875738
Release Date: 2018-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"The National Wildlife Federation & Ranger Rick contributors: Children's Publication Staff, Licensing Staff and in-house naturalist David Mizejewski"--T.p. verso.

All About Survival TIME For Kids Book of HOW

Author: The Editors of TIME For Kids
Publisher: Time For Kids
ISBN: 1618933590
Release Date: 2014-09-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

TIME For Kids The Book of How: All About Survival presents kids 8-12 years old with answers to the kinds of intriguing questions that appeal to their sense of curiosity. Colorful graphics, spectacular photos and clear, engaging diagrams will help answer questions such as: How do you stay safe in a hurricane? How do you stay safe in a fire? How does a search dog find a missing person? And many more. TIME For Kids goes beyond just answering the question, and engages kids with hands-on activities at the end of each chapter that bring life to a topic or idea they just read about. The Book of How: All About Survival is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.