ZZZMap & Compass Navigation Basics Class

2:00pm4:00pm

$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

    Fresno REI

    7810 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93720

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