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Basic Land Navigation class

  • May 14, 2014 · 6:30 PM
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Class Dates:
Wednesday Evenings - May 14, 21, 28: 6:30-9:00PM
Berkley Community Center
2400 Robina Ave, Berkley

Weekend Practical - May 31 - June 1
Waterloo State Rec. Area

Basic Land Navigation provides a
thorough introduction to map &
compass navigation.
You will learn
How compasses work & how to use them
Map reading
Terrain visualization
Taking & plotting compass bearings
Triangulation
The "three norths"
Declination, what it means, & how to
navigate accurately by accounting for it.
Navigation Strategies
Route Planning Basics
This class includes a weekend stay in a rustic cabin at the Waterloo State Recreation Area, near Chelsea, MI, where you will gain direct experience navigating in a wilderness
environment.
You will participate in a hands on cross country route finding exercise as part of the course.
This class is generally a prerequesite for the Advanced Land Navigation class, which focuses on GPS navigation.
GPS is not covered at all in this class

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  • Jeff M.

    Mary - I sent you an email earlier. Not sure it ever went through. See you at Wednesday's class if you are still interested in attending.

    May 13, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      I am planning on attending

      May 13, 2014

  • Jeff M.

    A paid participant for this class has to make an unexpected trip and can no longer attend. If anyone would like to buy her spot at the last minute (class starts Wednesday evening) please contact me [masked]

    May 13, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    If I signed up but haven't paid yet can I still pay and attend? Intended on paying at Tuesday's meeting, but was unable to attend

    May 9, 2014

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