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Compass and GPS Navigation

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Don’t get lost in the desert, get lost in your adventure. Discuss best practices of navigational devices. Learn the parts of a map and compass as well as how to read them. Practice using and finding bearings, map symbols and landmarks to plan and navigate your next outdoor adventure whether or not you choose to use technology.

Class Details

3 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Wed.  
  Weekly - Sat.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center

Instructor : Russ Fromherz 



Please read:  Please bring a brass plate compass. Dress for a Nevada Outdoor Activity on saturday: Warm, Cool, Hot, Wet, Sunny... we will meet in the classroom in the morning and have an afternoon field trip and a short hike which is beneficial to practice the skills, and to try and read as much of the following book:



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/14/2020 - 10/21/2020 Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Russ Fromherz 
10/24/2020 - 10/24/2020 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Reno, Reno-TBA  Map Russ Fromherz