Many people have to be rescued each year because they become disoriented in their location and they become lost in the wilderness. A compass and a map are very valuable tools when hiking in the outdoors. They are a must for everyone’s equipment checklist. Once you understand how to use them, it becomes quite easy to find your way in the wilderness and maintain your direction even under varying weather conditions.
Here are a few resources that will help you learn how to properly use your compass and map.
- OA Guide to Map & Compass
- How to use a Compass
- Compass, Map & Navigation Tutorials
- Navigation With Map and Compass
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