Backpacking With Babies and Small Children

A guide to taking the kids along on day hikes, overnighters, and long trail trips

by Goldie Silverman



Book Details

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Publication Date : 12/17/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 180
ISBN : 9781440180675

About the Book

Backpacking With Babies and Small Children is an Authors Guild Back in Print Edition which initially remained in print for almost twenty years. In addition to standard backpacking advice, this book tells you how to take the kids along, from infants to school-age youngsters. From child-friendly planning, to choosing the right equipment and clothing, amusing the kids on the trail and in the camp, managing diapers and meals, handling unforseen difficulties, and on to safety on the trail and in camp, this book by an experienced backpacking grandmother tells you everything you need to know to make this trip fun, safe and easy for the whole family.

About the Author

Hiker, camper, teacher at high school and university levels, skier, remedial reader and cookbook author, world traveler, talented interviewer, author of Backpacking With Babies and Small Children (in print for almost twenty years) and her most recent book, Camping With Kids (Wilderness Press), mother and grandmother Goldie Gentler Silverman brings all her skills and interests to everything she does.