Wilderness Navigation guide. By Bob & Mike Burns. The Mountaineers Books, 2004. Proceed with confidence when heading off-road or off-trail with the second edition of Wilderness Navigation. Whether you are climbing a glacier, orienteering in the backcountry, or on an easy day hike, Mike and Bob Burns cover all the latest technology and time-tested methods to help you learn to navigate-from how to read a map to compasses and geomagnetism.
Bob Burns is a long-time member of The Mountaineers. He has taught classes in the use of map and compass since the late 1970s. Mike Burns is an avid climber. He has instructed climbing and navigation classes, and written articles for Climbing magazine.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Geocaching. By the editors and staff of Geocaching.com and Jack W. Peters. Groundspeak, Inc., 2004.
The official guide to the hot new sport that combines high tech with trasure hunting.
Expert tips from the founders and operators of the most popular geocaching website
Idiot-proof advice on using your GPS unit to locate caches.
Learn how to create your own on-line geocaching profile.
Advice on purchasing and operating a GPS unit - or using a map and compass - to locate caches.
Tips on how to geocache in populated or remote areas without appearing suspicious to residents and authorities.