Hiking is a terrific way to keep your body and mind in top shape, both now and for a lifetime. Walking packs power into your legs and makes your heart and lungs healthy and strong. Exploring the outdoors challenges you with discoveries and new ideas. Your senses will improve as you use your eyes and ears to gather information along the way.
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Basic Illustrated Map and Compass will help you discover techniques for choosing and using the right type of compass, using a map and compass in concert with a GPS receiver, reading and understanding contour lines and other map features, plotting a course and finding your way through the wilderness, using the stars to navigate rivers, streams, and trails at night and finding and ordering the maps you need. Learn More
Produced from the finest chestnut, each staff is handcrafted using methods refined for over 140 years. In a process that takes over two years to complete, the wood is seasoned and crafted into a beautiful piece. Measures approx. 45” in length and is fitted with a leather strap and metal tip. Learn More