An indispensible guide for the novice or occasional camper, this Duraguide™ reviews everything you need to know to have a safe and enjoyable camping trip. Learn about: how to set up a safe camp, camping knots, fire-lighting, purifying water, selecting camping gear, and general wilderness knowledge. This handy guide also reviews dangerous animals and wilderness first aid. Finally, this guide includes pre-trip lists for assembling camping supplies, food and first aid kits. This waterproof, nearly indestructible guide will survive years of camping use.