GPS Navigation Basics Class

12:00pm12:00pm

Free for REI Members

Free for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Group size 1 people
  • Instructor REI Specialist

Join an REI Outdoor School instructor as he or she leads you through the basics of GPS navigation. Learn how to use your pocket-sized navigator to pinpoint your location, mark waypoints and navigate to distant points. The instructor will review the features to consider when choosing a receiver and introduce you to some of the fun and practical applications of using a GPS unit in your outdoor activities. At the end of the session, you will get hands-on experience with a GPS. NOTE: This class is intended for use of hand-held GPS units. If you own a hand-held GPS unit, please bring it to the class. This class is primarily informational with a brief hands-on experience portion.

    Activity location

    Vernon Hills REI

    901 N. Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills, IL 60061

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