Sure as a bear lives in the woods, Camping for Dummiesshows you how to get out there and enjoy the best Mother Nature hasto offer. With the helpful advice this common sense guide provides,you’ll be prepared when it comes to:Destination Gear Shelter Clothing Food Weather Safety
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