What kind of map should you carry on a day hike with children?
For me, the answer always is more than one type.
I like road maps to show me how to get to the trailhead and printed guides to give me an overview of the trail's key points. I like a satellite pic to show me where to park and how to reach the trailhead, as they are not always easy to visually locate. I use topo maps to show me the trail and landmarks on the horizon I can see to help orient myself. With a yellow…Continue
Added by Rob Bignell on November 23, 2011 at 4:34pm — No Comments