Class: Wilderness Navigation

When:
June 21, 2018 – June 30, 2018 all-day
2018-06-21T00:00:00-06:00
2018-07-01T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
CWC-Jackson
240 S Glenwood St #124
Jackson, WY 83001
USA
Cost:
$275
Contact:
Central Wyoming College - Jackson Campus
307-733-7425

Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce

Wilderness Navigation with Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute: This classroom and field-based course introduces basic techniques of land-based wilderness navigation.

Students will use topographic maps, compasses, smartphones and handheld GPS units for backcountry travel. Topics will include: map reading, route finding, triangulation, minimum impact travel, trip planning, documentation, and fitness considerations for backcountry travel. This course will provide an excellent orientation to locations in Teton County, Wyoming and the surrounding mountain ranges.

Schedule

  • Thursday, June 21, 5-9pm – Classroom
  • Saturday, June 23, 9am – 5pm – Field
  • Thursday, June 28, 5-9pm – Classroom
  • Saturday, June 30, 9am – 5pm – Field