Map & Compass Workshops

Learn the basics of how to use a map and compass effectively in the field.  This 3-hour offering will cover:

  •  Understanding declination and it’s effect on the compass from your placement on the earth
  •  Taking bearings and measuring distance on a map
  •  How to use bearings taken on a map in the field
  •  Taking bearings in the field and placing them on a map
  •  Reading UTM
  •  Topographical symbols, reading topo lines, and understanding terrain

Dates: December 13th, 2017 and Feb 15th, 2018; 6pm – 9pm

Price:  $55


For more information or to enroll, contact Tim Barker

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