Put down your phone, fold away your map and pick up the tenth anniversary edition of Tristan Gooley's seminal guide to navigating with nature
Tristan Gooley is a bestselling author, navigator and explorer. He has led expeditions on five continents, spent time with the Tuareg, Bedouin and Dayak in some of the remotest places on Earth and pioneered a renaissance in the rare art of natural navigation. Tristan is the only living person to have both flown solo and sailed single-handed across the Atlantic. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and the Royal Institute of Navigation and Vice Chairman of the UK's largest independent travel company, Trailfinders. He lives in West Sussex.
The perfect book * Sir Ranulph Fiennes *
Wonderfully stimulating * Michael Palin *
Gooley is a fine writer with a philosophical passion for the subject ... his advice is at times glorious in its simplicity and fascinating in its execution ... his advice is so well structured that even enthusiastic amateurs will find plenty to get to grips with -- Laurence Mackin * Irish Times *
Wonderful... This is the sort of charming and inspiring book you want to recommend and buy for others. A must for any lover of the outdoors -- Tim Jepson * Daily Telegraph *
This in-depth book gives us the tools to re-engage with our natural world in a clear and understandable way. I love it! * Bear Grylls *