Need a minimum of 5 for this course or it will be rescheduled.
Knowledge of Map and Compass usage is essential in the backcountry. 1 Wrong turn on a trail, or scouting your own routes rely heavily on these skills.
This seminar on the basics of reading UTM projection topographical maps and compass navigation will get you started in being able to locate where you are, and help you navigate to where you want to go.
Types of Maps
Reading Topographical maps
UTM Grid reference
Types of Compasses
Correlating map and compass for navigation and triangulation.
Q and A
Maps and Compasses are provided for use for this course, however feel free to bring any compasses you own if you would like.
I understand 6:30PM is a bit early for some, however we need the full length of this to get everything in and I don't want it to run TOO late.
Crazy hiker who still thinks he can do everything he did at 21 but only at a slow and steady pace.
Refunds offered if:
Additional notes: Full refund is offered in case of cancellation or reschedule. It can also be applied to a future seminar. A partial refund will be given if a member cancels out. I will refund $20 in that case as $10 will go to room rental and cost of materials.
Payments you make go to the organizer, not to Meetup. You must make refund requests to the organizer.