Navigation

Using your map and compass

By Pete Hawkins

This handbook to navigation - the practical technique of map and compass - will help you master the necessary skills for mountain walking. As a small, pocket guide, this is an ideal companion to take into the hills. Chapters include instruction in map reading, bearings, route planning, night navigation and bad weather, as well as with a GPS.

ISBN
9781852844905
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Published
Published
25 Jan 2007
Reprinted
8 Feb 2017
Edition
First
Pages
128
Size
15.5 x 10.0 x 0.8cm
Weight
140g
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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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