Backpacker magazine's Trailside Navigation: Map And Compass (Backpacker Magazine Series)
- Publish Date: 2010-06-15
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Molly Absolon
Backpacker's Trailside Navigation informs readers about choosing and using a compass; basic map reading skills; plotting a course and finding your way through the wilderness; using stars to navigate rivers, streams and trails at night; using maps and compass in concert with a GPS receiver. This handy pocket-sized guide is 96 pages, includes two popouts, and incorporates color photos, charts, and illustrations as needed throughout the interior.