If you are at all apprehensive about taking the first steps exploring the countryside around you, then 'Navigation for Walkers' will certainly start you on the right path to aquiring the skills to navigate and complete any walk in Britain.Only with a good understanding of maps and by using them correctly can any walker truly experience the quiet exhilaration and freedom of walking centuries old paths, bridle and green lanes which make up the thousands of miles of public rights of way that criss-cross Britain's uniquely beautiful and often remote open countryside.Based on the Ordnance Survey's new Explorer maps, as well as the Outdoor Leisure and Landranger series.
Walks for all ages include 20 walks of up to 6 miles. They have been carefully chosen to give you an enjoyable day or half day out in the countryside and are suitable for all the family.
This guide includes navigation by compass. Written by Terry Marsh, a highly experienced fell walker and outdoors writer, this guide is fully illustrated with maps, diagrams and photographs.
Improve your walking safety and make more of your time outdoors with this concise guidebook for walkers, full of step-by-step guides with clear illustrations. Navigation Skills for Walkers will help you grow your skills in map reading, using a compass, and using a GP device or app. It focuses on using OS mapping, but most of the skills and techniques can be used for any map.
Immerse yourself in 20 beautiful country walks around Snowdonia with the OS Pathfinder Guidebooks, graded by length and ranging from two to nearly six miles. Make the most out of your next trip to Snowdonia! This guide has easy to follow instructions, contains an extract of the OS map for the area, and some background on the history and natural environment you may discover.
This book explains to the hillwalker, in easy to understand but accurate terms, how geology has shaped the landscape of South Wales. A selection of seventeen guided walks are used to illustrate this in terms of what can be seen on the ground.
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