Essays Tagged: "great outdoors"

Backpacking

s perceived as a time to pack up the car, drive to local camp grounds, and spend the weekend in the great outdoors. It is a time to frolic with family and friends around a campfire, singing songs, pla ... . However, to the avid backpacker, camping takes on a different perspective. While experiencing the great outdoors is very similar to car camping, backpacking is very different in many respects. Prepa ...

(3 pages) 41 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Crabbe's escape and how he acquire the strategies and the skills necessary for survival in the bush, but also he gains understanding of himself and knowledge about life.

Crabbe's escape to the great outdoors becomes a valuable learning experience. Not only does he acquire the strategies and t ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Title:The many disadvantages of Camping Teacher comment: "Very good development,essay is unified, and coherent."

after year, many people throughout the United States choose to spend their vacations camping in the great outdoors. Depending on an individual's sense of adventure, there are various types of camping ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Overcoming Mount Redcloud My Creative Writing teacher wanted us to write a paper over something we had experienced, but she wanted it in the form of fiction.

nna as she pulled the curtains back. "What the hell time is it?" Jordan's thought process wasn't so great at this hour. She rolled over and pulled a pillow over her head. "5:30!" exclaimed Joanna, and ... rantulas and huge scorpions as well as other crawly creatures. She was a city girl, and her and The Great Outdoors didn't get along very well. They just couldn't see eye to eye. Jordan was a girly gir ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

McCandless Vs. Columbus

always considered these definitions correct however wilderness is a state of mind; one which takes great discipline and devotion to achieve. Although this state of mind may be more easily accomplishe ... than it was thought to be, therefore there must be a faster, more direct way to India, the land of great riches. Although the explorer had unfounded ideas, his main goal was to become rich; he was lo ...

(5 pages) 522 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My Room Tells The Truth About Me

trails of expended casual clothes.The unwashed rugby kit shows my love of sport, including the great outdoors, and the fact I do not mind getting dirty for a cause I enjoy. On the other hand, th ...

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Hatchet

ce I did understand, the book was easy to follow.I would reccomend this book to people who love the Great Outdoors. I think that people from the ages of 10-15 would enjoy this book especially if they ...

(1 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Trials Of A Young Black Man

young boy, hunting was a way for me to enjoy the company of family while learning to appreciate the great outdoors. In a lifetime of fishing and hunting, my father had learned a lot about nature and t ... y and stop or limit this American pastime. There are many, many organizations on both sides of this great debate of hunting in the twenty-first century such as PeTA, Fund for Animals, NRA and the NWTF ...

(5 pages) 444 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Hunting

of people think that its done just for fun, but it's not. Most people just enjoy going out into the great outdoors. Others just enjoy spending time by yourself.There are many diferant types of guns yo ...

(1 pages) 9 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Changing Seasons

be positive. During pleasant weather there are a variety of activities that one can indulge in the great outdoors. Physically, sunlight causes vitamins to increase in your body. This seems to clear y ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Preserving Nature 2 sources

ng these questions, I read two texts: Living Like Weasels, by Annie Dillard (594-597) and The Late, Great Outdoors, by Keith Goetzman (361-363).Maybe we as humans should learn to "Live under the wild ... t enjoy nature as it is we want recreate it in an indoor environment. In my second text, "The Late, Great Outdoors" (361), Keith Goetzman reflects on how the great outdoors are being brought indoors. ...

(5 pages) 14 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Daylight Savings: Proposal for a Policy for the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce

ssue for Small business in Queensland. Queenslanders are now working longer days than ever before , greatly reducing the chance we have to enjoy the great outdoors at the end of the day. A referendum ... g around and getting more exercise out of doors, with appropriate sun protection it'd probably be a great advance in preventative health. ”4Daylight saving is therefore not only good for business ...

(6 pages) 349 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An Analysis of Three Robert Frost Poems

akespeare, Robert Burns and William Wordsworth. He also devel-oped an enduring love for nature, the great outdoors, and especially for the rustic countryside.THE ROAD NOT TAKENThis poem of four stanza ...

(5 pages) 28 0 2.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry