Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Andorra.
Interest: hiking, backpacking, scrambling, climbing
A book I found great when I was learning was called 'Staying Found'. I don't know more than that, but I found it at my local library. I'm sure yours would have comparable books. I took it out one day, played around, and wrote myself a couple notes on important things I might need to refer back to.