On-Trail Navigation Workshop

Lecture: On-Trail Navigation

On-Trail Navigation Workshop - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

A 2 hour, in-person workshop for Seattle On Trail Navigation Course.

  • Easy

Meet at 5:45 to prepare for  6pm instruction start in the Summit Room upstairs at Seattle Program Center.  Abundant, free parking on site.  Metro Bus Service adjacent to Program Center.

Students view several navigation videos and take an auto-correcting quiz to prepare for the workshop. Map and compass work  with Green Trails Mt Si 206S (2021 edition) and an outdoor compass session precede instruction and practice with Smartphone GaiaGPS to prepare for the Field Trip.


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Declination adjustable baseplate compass

Green Trails Mt Si NCRA 206S (rev 2021) map

SmartPhone (iPhone or Android) for both workshop and field trip)

Access to desktop, laptop or tablet prior to class to complete homework

Trip Reports