Navigation in the Mountains


The official navigation book for all the Mountain Training schemes.

Packed with essential information and techniques, this handbook is split into sections including:

-All aspects of mountain navigation

-The additional techniques required in winter

-Adaptations in navigation techniques for use overseas

-The use of GPS

-Digital mapping

-Teaching navigation

This book is the reference tool for every walker who wishes to maintain or improve their navigation techniques as well as containing specific ideas for anyone wanting to help teach and lead others. Its functional design with easy reference colour-coded pages, striking illustrations that complement the text and inspiring photographs make this book an indispensible guide.

It is the fourth in a series of manual and has been written and compiled by Carlo Forte, Chief Instructor at the National Mountain Centre, Plas y Brenin.

Navigation in the Mountains is also available as an ebook for Kindle or iBook (purchase from Amazon or the Apple Store).

ISBN-13: 978-0954151157

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