Queer Backcountry Navigation is back!
Learn how to use a map & compass, follow trails, stay found while traveling in the backcountry. Learn all of these great skills in a relaxed, comfortable setting, taught by queer instructor.
Skinner State Park, Hadley, Massachusetts
Part I: 8am-12pm
Learn the basics of maps & navigation. Hands on classroom work, some field work.
Part II: 1pm-5pm
Continuation of Part I, all field work including an orienteering scavenger hunt!
Course limited to 15. For those that attended the basics course last fall, Part 2 is a continuation of what you learned. A compass for you to use, and take home with you, is included in the cost of the course.
Part I OR Part II: $40
Part I AND Part II: $70
What to Bring:
Water Bottle (There is no water at the site, please bring as much as you need for the day)
Notebook & Pen
Dress appropriately for the weather (rain gear, warm layers)
Optional - Crazy Creek/Camp Chair