- Charlie Pankey
Found this beginners Guide to compass reading. Good resource if you are just learning how to find your way. Kjetil Kjernsmo's illustrated guide on How to use a compass Using the compass alone This is a very easy lesson, and I would say, not sufficient for those who would like to travel safely in unfamiliar terrain. The first thing you need to learn, are the directions. North, South, East and West. Look at the figure and learn how they are. North is the most important. There are several kinds of compasses, one kind to attach to the map, one kind to attach...