Whether you prefer hiking, running or climbing, our collection of navigation aids all help to point you in the right direction.
The essential equipment for all navigation is compasses and maps. With these two pieces of equipment and a little bit of knowledge, you can safely travel in a variety of conditions including poor visibility. Learning how to navigate accurately and effectively in all weather conditions can take a lot of pressure off when adventuring outdoors. Walking guide books provide you with local’s knowledge on the best routes for a specific area along with parking, facilities and accommodation. GPS units allow you to check your position and route progress at a glance. The simplicity of this encourages the exploration of new areas a route while you can also track and analyse your stats post-walk. If you prefer trail running, swimming or travelling light a smartwatch is the answer. These lightweight devices provide you with a plethora of information about your performance an location allowing you the make change on the move and record your activites. It’s important to note that you should always carry a map and compass as a back-up for any GPS device or watch.