No matter how far you roam, These seven new gadgets will make sure you can get back again.
By Jenny EverettPosted 08.05.2003 at 4:54 pm 0 Comments
Humans love the outdoors. This is a wonderful thing. Except when our enthusiasm exceeds our abilities and we get hopelessly turned around in the middle of nowhere. Then we need other, more capable humans to help us. The National Park Service logged 4,500 rescues last year
(at a cost of $1.5 million) and many other adventurers never made it home. The lesson? Carry these navigation and communication tools and avoid becoming a statistic.