We will be doing basic navigation with map and compass, including:
1) understanding your compass;
2) taking a bearing;
3) reading a topographic map;
4) using a map to set a bearing;
5) delineation; and
We will be going to Barrier Lake for the afternoon. Dress for a easy hike for the weather.
WHAT TO BRING: Bring a snack and water. If you have the Gem Trek "Canmore and Kananaskis Village" map bring it with you. Bring a compass. Bring a pencil.
COST: Free for CORA members. Annual memberships are $20 for the year. $5 for non-members for the day.
CAR POOLING: We will meet at the north west end of the Dalhousie LRT station parking lot and arrange rides. CORA trips start at the trailhead.