The Mountaineers Books: Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter, & GPS

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Description

Proceed with confidence when heading off-road or off-trail with the second edition of Wilderness Navigation. Whether you are climbing a glacier, orienteering in the backcountry, or on an easy day hike, Mike and Bob Burns cover all the latest technology and time-tested methods to help you learn to navigate-from how to read a map to compasses and geomagnetism.

Features

  • Authors: Bob Burns and Mike Burns
  • GPS chapter completely updated to reflect newer models and features of GPS receivers now available
  • Expanded to include a section on routefinding on glaciers, along with additional information on changing declination
  • Extensive illustrated examples of orientation and navigation

Specifications

Paperback:141 pages
ISBN:978-0898869538
Edition:2nd
Date Published:July 14, 2004
Dimensions:8.2 x 5.5 x 0.4 in
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