Navigation Class

Field trip: Wilderness Skills for Families 2022

Navigation Class - Squaxin Park

Navigation Class for Families

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
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

We will meet at the Priest Point Rose Garden from 6:00-7:30pm.

Navigation:  In this workshop, families will break free from Google Maps as they work together to learn how to build a cognitive map using geography to get oriented. This will include being able to read and understand maps as well as the basic uses of a compass. 
* Adult and older youth participants can follow up by signing up for Olympia's Navigation Course
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Notebook and Pencil
  • Good shoes for hiking on trails
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