ZZZMap & Compass Navigation Basics Class

7:00pm8:30pm

$30 for REI Members

$50 for non-members

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Overview

  • Group size 8 people
  • Instructor REI Specialist

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.

    Activity location

    Greensboro REI

    3334 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27410

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