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Sunset Family Camping 101 with Sunset Editor Elaine Johnson

DAY: Sunday, September 11, 2016
TIME: 1:30pm to 3:00pm
PLACE: Sunset Outdoor Test Kitchen at Cornerstone
PRICE: $10 per person / Kids 12 years + under FREE


Be a better camper! Sunset Magazine’s Elaine Johnson will teach you how, with skills and recipes from the new Camp Sunset: A Modern Camper’s Guide to the Great Outdoors. Merit badges will be awarded!

In this family-friendly event, Elaine, the book’s co-editor and a senior food editor at the magazine, will demo how to build the perfect campfire, what to consider if you’re buying a new camp stove, and how to pack a cooler like a pro. Come ready to sample, because she’ll also demo an easy camp meal and talk about snacks that will take your next adventure to a new level.

The Camp Sunset book will be available for purchase! It contains everything you need to boost your outdoor skills to the next level. Packed with essential advice, useful checklists, and ingenious activities for campers of all ages, the book will have you navigating the great outdoors with ease and confidence.

Demos will take place from 1:30pm-2:30pm. Visit with Elaine and have her sign a copy of the book until 3:00pm.