Backpacker Trailside Navigation

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Backpacker Trailside Navigation

Map and Compass

By Molly Absolon; Dave Anderson (Photographer)

Falcon Press Publishing, Paperback, 9780762756544, 82pp.

Publication Date: June 15, 2010

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.