Author: Graeme Addison
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Keywords: rafting, whitewater
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2001-02
List price: $16.95
ISBN-10: 0811729982
ISBN-13: 9780811729987

The wild fun of whitewater rafting has gained enormous popularity in recent years. This basic guide is a smart investment for anyone considering a trip. Clear, concise text and easy-to-read illustrations show how to read the water and maneuver the craft. Chapters on safety cover the basic equipment, such as PFDs, throwbags, and ropes, as well as risk management, capsize drills, and rope handling. An extensive listing of contacts and select destinations is also included. The wealth of action photos is both entertaining and instructive.

Author: Stephen H. Daniel
Publisher: TAMU Press
Keywords: whitewater, texas
Number of Pages: 263
Published: 2004-09-07
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 1585443832
ISBN-13: 9781585443833

Texas and whitewater. Who knew? According to Texas Whitewater, by veteran paddler Steve Daniel, one doesn’t have to be an outdoors expert to find whitewater fun and adventure in the Lone Star State. Sometimes all that’s needed is a little rain and perseverance and this handy guide to more than seventy Texas rivers and creeks with the greatest prospects for whitewater. "Making the best of it is what this book is all about," Daniel writes. "It is about beautiful scenery, long-lasting friendships, and challenges to one’s physical and mental abilities." Texas Whitewater

Author: Jeff Bennett
Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Keywords: rafter, whitewater, complete
Number of Pages: 196
Published: 1996-01-01
List price: $17.95
ISBN-10: 007005505X
ISBN-13: 9780070055056

This is the manual endorsed by professional guides, instructors, and recreational river runners everywhere. With comprehensive step-by-step coverage starting with the first run, it includes tips from top guides, outfitters, and instructors, plus the most complete guide to Class V rafting techniques ever assembled. This is the completely revised and updated successor to Bennett’s best-selling manual, Rafting!.

Author: Fred G. Kraege
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Keywords: america, images, whitewater
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 2006-05-29
List price: $19.99
ISBN-10: 0738540072
ISBN-13: 9780738540078

The city of Whitewater was named for the soft, white clay that lined the stream flowing through the area. Later it claimed the motto “the Banner Inland City of the Midwest” and, after that, “Whitewater, the City Beautiful” for its stately homes and large, graceful trees. Samuel Prince, the first settler, erected a cabin on his claim of 60 acres in 1837; a gristmill, sawmill, paper mill, and numerous stores were soon established in this rich agricultural area. The railroad came, and the manufacturing of the Esterly Grain Harvester and the Whitewater Wagon made Whitewater an industrial

Author: William Nealy
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
Keywords: terror, tales, whitewater
Number of Pages: 120
Published: 1984-03-01
List price: $6.95
ISBN-10: 0897320247
ISBN-13: 9780897320245

This best-seller is an outrageous, irreverent collection of cartoons, epic adventures, unusual new outdoor products, and unsolicited advice.

Author: Jeff Bennett
Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Keywords: course, complete, kayaker, whitewater, essential
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1999-03-15
List price: $16.95
ISBN-10: 007134327X
ISBN-13: 9780071343275

Whitewater kayaking is a high-adrenaline Olympic sport that has won a large following and demands special skills. Beginning to intermediate river runners will find it all here: selecting equipment, padling techniques, reading a river, tips from the pros, and more. Great photos complete this companion to the highly successful The Essential Sea Kayaker.

Author: Shane Mcfee
Publisher: PowerKids Press
Keywords: edge, living, rafting, whitewater
Number of Pages: 24
Published: 2008-01-30
List price: $21.25
ISBN-10: 140424218X
ISBN-13: 9781404242180
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