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Map & Compass Navigation Basics
Thursday 22 March 2018, 05:30pm - 07:15pm
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Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing. You'll also learn how plan routes using a topographic map. This is a hands-on in-store class with some lecture components. Maps and compasses are provided, but bring your own if you prefer. Depending on weather and location, this class may include a portion held outdoors, please dress accordingly.

Look for the REI tent behind the Community Center, Howard Amon Park, Richland

  • Member price: $30
  • Non-member price: $50
  • 6¬†spots left