Map and Compass

A comprehensive guide to navigation

By Pete Hawkins

An instructive guidebook explaining map and compass techniques, to help readers enhance their outdoor experiences. Whether you are experienced in map-reading, or have never used a compass before, this guidebook will sharpen your skills and have you exploring new areas in no time. There are also tips for GPS and digital mapping technologies.

Seasons

Year-round

Difficulty

Covers everything from basic map-reading skills to advanced techniques for navigating in bad visibility on tricky terrain
ISBN
9781852845988
Availability
Published
Published
5 Mar 2013
Reprinted
13 Nov 2019
Edition
Second
Pages
176
Size
21.6 x 13.8 x 1.1cm
Weight
320g
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Pete Hawkins

Pete Hawkins trained as a geography teacher and taught in schools for a year before escaping to the Peak National Park's Environmental Centre for an outdoor job. He took over map and compass training and has since written for a variety of outdoor magazines. He now leads walking holidays around the world from his base in the Peak District.

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