Paddler's Guide to the Delaware River Author Gary Letcher Book TalkFamed paddling author Gary Letcher will be discussing kayaking on the Delaware River and the 4th Edition of Paddler's Guide to the Delaware River.
Cost:FREE per person
About this experience
No one knows more about paddling the Delaware River than Gary Letcher, author of The Paddler's Guide to the Delaware River, now in its 4th edition. Meet Gary at Big Bear Gear for a talk about paddling on the Delaware River and a book signing event.
The event is free, but please RSVP.
About the Author and Paddler's Guide to the Delware River
A bestseller in its previous editions, Paddlers’ Guide to the Delaware River is an essential resource for exploring the Delaware in a kayak, canoe, raft, or tube. The river comes alive as author Gary Letcher charts the way 200 miles from Hancock, New York, to tidewater at Trenton, New Jersey, It’s a must-have for river novices, expert paddlers, and armchair adventurers alike.
• Turn-by-turn log of access, rapids, outfitters, camping, natural features, historic sites and other recreation highlights.
• All new color maps, naming rapids, eddies, and river features, with diagrams showing the way through Skinners Falls, Foul Rift, and other severe white-water.
• Highlights of the people, events, natural history, communities and controversies that have marked the Delaware from earliest times to the present day, e.g. Tom Quick, “Avenger of the Delaware;” Tocks Island Dam; fracking for natural gas; the mysterious migration of eels.
• More than 50 color photos of and along the River.