“Natural navigation is the rare art of finding your way using nature”

Tristan Gooley | Author of “The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues & Signs”


Love in a Mist - Nigella damascena

The striking 'Love-in-a-Mist', nigella damascena, may appear unusual, but it is actually a member of the not too exotic buttercup family. It is a popular cottage garden plant, but in natural navigation it is a sign you are approaching civilization as it is a disturbed…

Thank You

A big thanks to everyone who came on the course at Hawkwood College in Gloucestershire on Friday and the walk at the Weald & Downland Museum in West Sussex on Saturday. With a little help from planetarium software, lemons and plenty of fresh air, we…

Midweek on Radio 4

Tristan joined Chi-Chi Nwanoku, Colin Rosie, Ingrid von Oelhafen and Tim Tate on Libby Purves' Midweek programme on BBC Radio 4 recently. If you missed it, you can catch up here.