Wilderness Navigation - Instructor Map & Compass and/or  GPS Audit

Lecture: Wilderness Navigation - Instructor Training

Wilderness Navigation - Instructor Map & Compass and/or GPS Audit - Online Classroom

This is an optional, no cost activity for registered Instructors who wish to review (audit) the Map & Compass and/or GPS material.

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  • Casual

Access to the material will be enable upon course lead approval. 

 You must be enrolled as an instructor in one Wilderness Navigation activity in order to take part in this activity.  

These are self-paced; no cost activities. There are no homework or even completion requirements. It is strictly an optional activity for instructors to refresh.

Requires Wilderness Navigation course lead permission to take part.  

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Baring Map
  • Compass with adjustable declination,
  • Burns & Burns Wilderness Navigation book, USGS Baring map.
  • Optional: Romer from MapTools.com, or paper printed romer from the Course Materials page. Some compasses have a romer scale on their base plate.
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