NOLS Wilderness Navigation

NOLS Wilderness Navigation

by Darran Wells
     
 

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  • The National Outdoor Leadership School's official guide to finding your way in the wilderness
  • Covers all navigational techniques, from map and compass to GPS and gives instructions on taking bearings and planning routes on USGS maps
  • Up-to-date information on tools, equipment, and software, including smartphones and iPads for navigation, new emergency
  • Overview

  • The National Outdoor Leadership School's official guide to finding your way in the wilderness
  • Covers all navigational techniques, from map and compass to GPS and gives instructions on taking bearings and planning routes on USGS maps
  • Up-to-date information on tools, equipment, and software, including smartphones and iPads for navigation, new emergency communication technology (such as SPOT), and solar power
  • Updated and new illustrations by Jon Cox
  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780811749893
    Publisher:
    Stackpole Books
    Publication date:
    02/01/2013
    Series:
    NOLS Library
    Sold by:
    Barnes & Noble
    Format:
    NOOK Book
    Pages:
    208
    Sales rank:
    841,301
    File size:
    9 MB

    Meet the Author

    Darran Wells is a senior NOLS Instructor and Assistant Professor of Outdoor Education&Leadership at Central Wyoming College. He is also an officer for Fremont County Search and Rescue and an avid mountain biker, climber, and backcountry skier. He lives in central Wyoming.

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