Tag Archives: Map

Land Navigation Basics – Gear Tasting Radio 36

When it comes to basic skills, navigation is at the top of the list. This week, fresh back from our… View Article

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Recycling old Topo Maps for use as DIY Waterproof Notebooks

Toward the end of every backpacking season, I find myself to have accumulated a small stack of topographic maps. As… View Article

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The Complete Guide to Land Navigation with the Military Grid Reference System

The ability to navigate terrain with a map and compass is a skill-set that’s become lost in recent years due… View Article

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Rediscover America’s Wild Splendor through the National Park Service

National Park Service History The Yellowstone Act passed the House and Senate quickly before moving on to receive the signature… View Article

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The Lost Art of Reading a Road Atlas and Hitting the Open Road

With technology getting better and the proliferation of a GPS in almost every car, thanks to smart phones, when was… View Article

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Redefining Survival: Simply, Getting Home

Survival. It’s definitely a topic we all are interested in and something most of us hope (and like to think)… View Article

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2nd Annual Gear Junkie: Treasure Hunt AAR

With our legs screaming, our breathing fast and shallow, we continue climbing. The GPS says we’re just a few hundred… View Article

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LandNav 101: Maneuvering with Map and Compass

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series LandNav 101

6 of 6 in the series LandNav 101The LandNav series has reached its zenith; we’re now at the point where… View Article

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