How to use a GPS: digital navigation explained

  • Date
    Wednesday, 13 November, 2019
  • Time
    From 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm MST
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Calgary Downtown
    830 10 Ave SW
    Calgary, AB

LEARN ABOUT digital navigation @ our Downtown Location!

If you want to start camping and don't know where to begin, this free 1-hr session just might be the beginning of a lifetime of adventure and exploring.

This informative session will introduce members to GPS and their use in backcountry navigation.  Topcis of discussion:

 

How the Global Positioning System works

Features and functions common to all GPS standalone devices

Use these features and functions in a wilderness navigation context

Differences between mobile (smartphone) devices and standalone GPS devices

Look at the range of GPS products available

GPS unit care

 

 

NO NEED TO SIGN UP.  JUST COME ON DOWN TO OUR STORE.

Any questions regarding this or other clinics please call the Calgary Downtown Store at: 403-269-2420