Navigating With or Without a Compass
Modern technology may have made it nearly impossible to get lost these days, but it never hurts to have a backup plan. Such is the premise of this handy, educational and potentially life-saving book. In Navigating Without a Compass, author and outdoors expert Miles Tanner teaches us how to avoid getting lost even when that trusty old smartphone, compass or navigation system goes kaput. Learn how to use a magnetized compass, follow the positions of the sun, moon and stars, and even read the natural signs like flowers and which way the trees grow to navigate your way out of the wilderness. For hikers, campers, scouts and nature lovers of all kinds, this essential guide hits true north.
- Miles Tanner is an avid outdoorsman who has written for numerous publications about survival and outdoor skills. He lives outside of Billings, Montana.
- Helpful navigation tips will minimize rescue costs and excursions that end in dying
- Hardcover: 128 pages