Camping: If you're like most kids who love the outdoors, you want to do more than go on picnics or hike a nature trail. You don't want to go home at the end of the day. You want to stay out in the woods, mountains, or desert. You want to camp. With Ranger Rick Kids' Guide to Camping, you'll learn how to make roughing it easy. You'll find great tips for choosing the best campsite and setting up your home away from home. You'll even find recipes for great fireside dishes. It might take you a while to read this book, because it is filled with ideas for things to DO. You might stop reading right in the middle of a page, to go out and try a new camping skill. And that's great, because the better you get at those skills, the more fun you'll have on your camping adventure.
Fishing: If you're like most young anglers, you don't care what kind of fish you catch as long as you get something. After all, while it's fun just to be outside spending time away from home (chores) and school (tests), fishing is the most fun when you catch fish. By reading Ranger Rick Kids' Guide to Fishing, you'll learn great tips for catching all sorts of fish. This book is also filled with little-known fish facts, like: Did you know that some of the fish you catch are older than you? It’s true, just check out the fish age charts in this book! It won't take you long to read this book. That's good, because you'll have more hours for fishing! Bring this book along on your next fishing trip, because somewhere in these pages is the one thing that will make all the difference between going home empty handed and catching the biggest fish of your life.
Hiking: If you're like most kids who love the outdoors, you want to do more than go on a picnic or play in your neighborhood park. If you find yourself wanting to explore more of the wilderness, then you will love the Ranger Rick Kids' Guide to Hiking. You'll learn to hike like a pro and have lots of fun while doing it. You'll learn all the skills needed, from choosing a trail to basic first-aid. This book includes tips for spotting wildlife, creating a nature journal, deciding what clothes to wear and what gear to bring, and how to stay safe and have tons of fun while in the wilderness. Also included is a real working compass to help you navigate your way!