Land Navigation

Green Beret Tips on Land Navigation

 

Drill Time.

We just got an EMP dumped on our heads so your precious cell phone and GPS are nothing but expensive paperweights.

All is not lost however, because you DO have a compass and a good set of maps including a Randall Road Atlas (remember those?)

Time to find your Way to the next Rally Point Troop!

 

Previous post on this subject you might find helpful:

DIY Hard Copy Maps

Making Maps

Orienteering

 

Orienteering

 

If you are not familiar with using Topo maps and a Compass, I urge you to get some instruction.

DO NOT become dependent on that GPS!

Knowing how to get from Point A to Point B using a map and compass is Survival 101.

 

AP Land Navigation Basics Twofer

Land Nav Basics

 

This is something EVERYBODY should know.

Teach Your Kids and your Wife!

DO NOT depend on that Garmin GPS unit!

One EMP Blast and we are back in the stone age.