Instructor Training - Wilderness Navigation Field Trip - Site Walk Through - Raging River State Forest

Field trip: Wilderness Navigation Course

Instructor Training - Wilderness Navigation Field Trip - Site Walk Through - Raging River State Forest

This onsite walk-through is intended for instructors who are unfamiliar with the Raging River site. Navigation students should NOT sign-up for this activity. INSTRUCTORS SHOULD CONTACT THIS ACTIVITY'S PRIMARY LEADER IF THEY HAVE TROUBLE REGISTERING.

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft

Meeting time and place will be provided to registered instructors two day prior to the walk-through. The walk-through is expected to take all morning, about 4 hours.  

This walk-through will familiarize you with our Field Trip training objectives, organization, individual roles and responsibilities, timeline, exercises and course layout. Instructors who take the walk-through are not required to take the online training.

We will be outdoors for the entire time please dress appropriate for an early March off-trail day hike at lower elevation.

Carpooling at your discretion. There will be adequate parking at the trailhead.

Route/Place

Raging River State Forest


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Hiking attire appropriate for weather conditions
  • Smartphone w/ GaiaGPS loaded and functioning.
  • Compass
  • 10 essentials
  • Trails snacks 
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