Navigation in the Mountains by Carlo Forte
Written by one of the best known navigation instructors in the UK this is the definitive and comprehensive 'how to navigate' textbook, covering every aspect of mountain navigation. It is the official navigation handbook for the UK qualification system that includes the Mountain Leader, Winter Mountain Leader, International Mountain Leader, Mountaineering Instructor and Walking Group Leader and is endorsed by the BMC, MCofS and MI.
There are chapters on the Fundamentals, Navigation Techniques, Winter Navigation, Overseas Navigation, Global Positioning system, Digital Mapping Software and Teaching Navigation. It has a functional design with easy-reference colour-coded pages, striking illustrations that complement the text and inspiring photos that give a genuine flavour of what you are up against in the mountains.
Published by Mountain Training, 160 pages, 228 x 150 x 11mm.
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