Backcountry Navigation With A Map & Compass - Level 1

  • 5051 Gann Store Rd, Hixson, TN 37343
  • TN 37343
  • Presented By: REI
  • Location: Greenway Farms
Dates: April 28, 2019

During this field outing, our instructors will help you understand the information provided on your map, the proper use of your compass and how to put the two together while planning your trip and on the trail. We will cover the tricks of the trade relating to back country navigation as we apply our knowledge on the trail establishing a route, navigating the route and making necessary adjustments in the field.

Learn how to read topographic lines and other basic features on a map
Learn how to orient a map to match the environment both with and without a compass
Learn basic compass features and how to utilize the map with a compass
Learn how to plot your current position on your map
Use a map & compass to navigate to new locations
Build confidence in your navigation skills

Backcountry Navigation With A Map & Compass - Level 1
  • 5051 Gann Store Rd, Hixson, TN 37343
  • TN 37343
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  • Greenway Farms
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