Backcountry 101 Clinic: Introduction to Map & Compass

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  • Période
    Samedi, 23 septembre, 2017
  • Heure 
    De 02:30 pm to 03:30 pm EDT
  • Prix 
  • Adresse 
    MEC Burlington
    1030 Brant Street
    Burlington, ON

Are you interested in navigating the world with a good ol’ map and compass but don’t know how? Come learn with our MEC professional.

By the end of the session, participants will:

  • Be familiar with topographic maps, the features that distinguish them from other types of maps and the reasons they are ideal for backcountry navigation
  • Understand concepts and symbols on a topographic map
  • Understand the features basic to all compasses, as well as additional features that may be desirable in a compass intended for backcountry navigation.