Basic Land Navigation

Helen, GA

Date

15-Jul-2017

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15-Jul-2017

Time

9:30am - 2:00pm

Location

Smithgall Woods State Park
61 Tsalaki Trail
Helen, GA 30545
(GPS is not accurate for this address - call for directions)

Cost

$30 per person. $5 park pass per vehicle or a Friends Annual Pass

description

 

Learn basic land navigation to include an explanation of the compass and how it works, true north vs. magnetic north, terrain features and contour lines, application of the compass to the map and map to the compass, and pacing will all be covered. Basic principles will be covered in-doors. Liquid filled compasses will be supplied, or you may use your personal compass. Limit 16. 

 

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It’s the charm of Bavaria, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains.