Backpacker Trailside Navigation

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.

About the Author

Dave Anderson (Palos Alto, CA) has led some of the nation's most successful car dealerships and is President of Dave Anderson's Learn to Lead and, a cutting-edge Web site that provides free training resource to thousands of people in more than thirty countries.