Tripping Training


2020 RACCC Camping Training: Advanced Navigation: Map and Compass

2020 RACCC Camping Training:  Advanced Navigation with Map and Compass 

This training includes an evening Classroom AND Saturday Field Practicum

map and compass 2Prerequisite: Map & Compass Essentials  or equivalent.

• Review: Essential navigation, topographic maps and using a compass to follow a bearing. Avoid getting lost.
• Bring an orienteering compass if you have one. Some compasses will be available.
• This course is designed to reinforce your map and compass skills with a classroom session to review all the skills necessary for successful navigation through unmarked bush using a map and compass. The field practicum includes practical navigation skills in the morning and bushwhacking in the South March Highlands during the afternoon.

Date: TBD   Time:  7:00 PM SHARP to 9:30 PM,
     Location: RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Dr.   Rm: TBD

Field Practicum:

Date: Saturday, TBD    Time:   9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
      Location: Kanata and South March Highlands (more information will be provided to participants)

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Note:  Certification participants have priority for this training. ( Paddle Canada Wilderness and Leadership)
• If any spots are remaining others may register with Jay:

REGISTER ONLY WITH COURSE DIRECTOR: Jay Morrisson 819 459-1643 or : jaymorrison(at)
Cost: $30 for Members and $50 for Non Members