How to Estimate Distance in the Woods with Right Triangles – TheSurvivalSherpa.com

How to Estimate Distance in the Woods with Right Triangles - TheSurvivalSherpa.com

Drive a stick in the ground to mark Point A

How to Estimate Distance in the Woods with Right Triangles – TheSurvivalSherpa.com

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  1. Donald Oberloh

    The only way to be accurate with this method is to use the Pythagorean theorem. The right angles at Y and B need to be darn near exact, so using a smaller 3-4-5 formula will greatly aid in laying out this diagram in the field.

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