Pioneers Navigation Field Trip

Youth activity: Pioneers

Pioneers Navigation Field Trip - Seward Park

Pioneers get together to practice using a map and compass to navigate!

  • Sun, Apr 22, 2018
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth, Navigation
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 300 ft

Plan to meet at Seward Park @ 9am. 

Details to come in trip sheet. Look here for the trip sheet by the end of the meeting before this trip, at the latest. 

We will spend about 1/2 a day following a simple orienteering course.  We will take bearings using compasses and land features to navigate to pre-selected locations, where clues will be found that indicate the next stop.


Seward Park

  • Red Marker
    47.550154, -122.257833
    47.5501544558 -122.257833481
  • Red Marker
    47.562099, -122.251618
    47.5620989691 -122.251618078
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Compass (can be borrowed from the Mountaineers)

Weather appropriate clothing.

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