Outdoor Compass Comparison

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So many options and features, which baseplate compass is best for you?
The features you need and the features to want, the option guide will help you find the compass that is right for your next adventures.

 

Mirrored Baseplate/Sighting Compasses

If you need more accuracy or additional functions, the Mirrored Baseplate Compass, otherwise referred to as a Sighting Compass, offers a mirror for precision navigation and a clinometer for measuring height and slope angle.

Baseplate Compasses

The simple design of a Baseplate compass makes it a popular choice for outdoor navigation. Baseplate compasses are a great introduction to learning and growing navigational skills, and are compact enough to carry along in any backpack, pfd, or jacket pocket. 

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