Olympia Navigation Field Trip

Field trip: Basic Navigation Course

Olympia Navigation Field Trip - Kennedy Creek

This all-day field trip provides the student plenty of opportunities to practice their compass, teamwork, route finding, terrain recognition, and general navigation skills.

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 1.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 250 ft

We encourage masked carpooling from Haggen Foods at 1313 Cooper Point Rd SW, Olympia. Allow twenty minutes to drive to the field site. Directions to the field site will be provided during the Zoom workshop.

Badges

students will earn:

Route/Place

Kennedy Creek


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Bring all 10 essentials and be prepared for whatever weather happens to greet us. Your compass will be used extensively.

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