Don't Get Lost Out There Deck



When heading into the outdoors, you choose multi-purpose gear whenever possible – bonus points for equipment that's both functional and fun. You can't do better than The Don't Get Lost Out There Deck, a compact deck of playing cards that tucks easily into any backpack or pocket. Whether you’re safe at home, in a cozy tent, or on the trail, have fun with this deck while learning basic wilderness safety skills.

Topics are organized by card suit – Diamonds: wilderness travel & route finding (handrails and baselines, marking the route, visualizing the return); Spades: lost & found (why people get lost, what to do when lost, how to be found); Hearts: map & compass (latitude and longitude, contours, scale, magnetic declination, taking a bearing, orienting a map); Clubs: GPS usage & technology (defining GPS, traveling with GPS, saving battery life, accuracy problems).

Deal yourself a good hand and get ahold of these useful and potentially lifesaving cards! Essential for anyone going on a hiking, camping, or fishing trip, or otherwise planning to travel in the great outdoors.

  • 56 cards
  • Water-resistant card stock
  • Size: 2 ½” x ¾” x 3 ½”
  • Publisher: Mountaineers Books
  • ISBN: 978-1-59485-913-7