Be Expert with Map and Compass

Be Expert with Map and Compass Author Bjorn Kjellstrom
ISBN-10 0470407654
ISBN-13 9780470407653
Year 2009-12-09
Pages 256
Language English
Publisher Wiley
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The classic map and compass navigation guide revised for the age of GPS GPS devices are great but they can break get lost or easily be hampered by weather conditions making basic map and compass skills essential for anyone who spends time outdoors This popular easy to use orienteering handbook has been helping people find their way for more than fifty years Now updated to include information on GPS as well as current Web sites references sources and photographs it remains the book of choice for professional outdoorsmen novice orienteers and outdoor organizations as well as teachers scout leaders recreational hikers hunters and others around the world Coverage includes understanding map symbols traveling by map alone by compass alone or by map and compass together finding bearings sketching maps and traveling in the wilderness Explains basic map and compass skills clearly Fully updated edition including information on GPS Includes up to date Web site addresses references and sources Features a fresh rugged design Ideal book for beginners If you re looking to feel more comfortable in the wilderness this updated guide is an indispensable reference

Staying Found

Staying Found Author June Fleming
ISBN-10 0898867851
Release 2001
Pages 157