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-- Features many new charts and illustrations -- New contact information for purchasing maps in the U.S. and Canada This tried-and-true guide teaches practical skills for navigating in the wilderness: reading maps; determining "true" directions following bearings, backbearings, and baselines; using nature as a guide; teaching kids to "stay found"; and coping if you really are lost.