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Wilderness Survival Pt. 5: Navigation – Know Where You Are Going

Wilderness Survival Pt. 5: Navigation – Know Where You Are Going

I have a challenge for you. Gather your spouse and kids together outside and ask them individually to point to the North. Ask them which direction the sun rises and in which it sets. Wait for a clear and star-filled night, now ask them all to find the North Star. Basic land navigation or “orienteering” is not rocket surgery. Anyone with the desire can learn to navigate with a map and a compass.