Knowing how to navigate without your mobile phone should be a priority for all weekend explorers, regardless of the route! Andrew Dawson from Unleashed-Unlimited, who’ll be running our upcoming Wilderness Navigation Escape outside of Melbourne, lets us in on how to navigate without your ‘dog and bone.’
Read the full article at We Are Explorers.
Have you ever found yourself in the situation where you know roughly where you are on the map, but just can’t pinpoint your location? Here’s how to work out your position by triangulation, or resection, using a map and compass.
You can see where you are on the map and you know where you want to go. But you still don't know which direction to actually start walking! Here's how to use a compass to find your way.
Your mobile phone may be awesome if you want to avoid the current traffic, take the fastest route by car, or to check in with your mates at the local café. It can be near on useless, however, if you’re planning a route through remote wilderness over rugged terrain by foot.