Backpacker magazine's Trailside Navigation
Map and Compass
By Molly Absolon
(FalconGuides, Paperback, 9780762756544, 88pp.)
Publication Date: June 2010
Perfect for pack or pocket, this book breaks down its subject into the essential topics, providing practical and portable information useful in the field.
Molly Absolon is a former NOLS instructor, an environmental educator, and outdoor writer. She is the author of the Backpacker Magazine Core Skills books Campsite Cooking, Trailside Navigation, Trailside First Aid, and Outdoor Survival.