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  • Author: June Fleming
  • Softcover; 157 pages; black-and-white illustrations
  • The Mountaineers Books; copyright 2001
  • Includes reading maps, following bearings and determining true directions
  • Includes info on teaching kids to "stay found" and coping if you really are lost

Made in USA.

The goal of this book is to show hikers, backpackers and other outdoor roamers how to make practical use of map and compass, along with other routefinding skills, in their travels. It deals with situations and problems they are likely to encounter and provides answers to their practical needs.

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