Introduction to Digital Navigation
This clinic will introduce members to GPS and their use in backcountry navigation. By the end of the session, participants will:
Understand how the Global Positioning System functions.
Understand features and functions common to all GPS receivers.
Learn how to apply these features and functions in a wilderness navigation context.
Helpful prerequisite: Introduction to Maps and Compass Navigation clinic or basic understanding of UTM coordinate system.
If you own a GPS receiver, please bring it to the clinic
The clinic is free but you do have to register.
If you have any questions, please contact Shannon Penway at Shannon.Penway@mec.ca
or call the store at 604-990-4417