Top notch paddling gear is only helpful when you can find your way to the water and back again. A good map and compass are essential tools for successful canoeing, and GPS units and mapping software make it easy to double check your navigation or track your route. Take the time to find your way through navigation tools on Canoeing.com so you can find your way once you’re on the water.
EXPLORE NAVIGATION TOOLS:
Compasses Translate the map in front of you into the landscape before you with these reliable compasses.
GPS Units Use GPS to augment your map and compass by pinpointing your location, plotting navigation and keeping track of your route.
Maps/Map Software Order maps specific to your destination or create custom maps using GPS or PC-compatible mapping software.
Map Cases Even a waterproof or water resistant map needs protection from the elements. Protect yours with these quality map cases.
Personal Location Beacons (PLBs) In the face of a true emergency, these handheld transmitters use satellites to alert Search and Rescue to your location and launch a rescue.
Online Retailers A complete list of where to buy canoeing-related products online.