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Wilderness Survival 5: Map Basics
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Whether it’s a simple trail map, or a detailed topographical map, having a map of the area you are going to is extremely helpful and sometimes imperative in finding your way around in the wilderness. Once you understand the fundamentals, maps can often provide information that basic GPS cannot.
Length~60 minutes Cost$10
Ski is a great instructor, he really wants to make sure you learn the course material. -James F.
Come hangout with Pinelands Adventures as we talk about half of the navigation process, The Map! Unlike a GPS, it doesn’t require batteries and it never loses reception. The skills you will learn here can be practiced literally anywhere once you understand the fundamentals.
What you’ll learn:
Types of maps
Measuring distance on a map
Map symbols and colors and what they mean
Finding your direction on a map
About Don "Ski" Sulewski
Ski joined Pinelands Adventures in 2017 and quickly became an integral part of our team. After retiring from the United States Army, he was promoted to oversee our Rancocas operations. An avid outdoorsman, who loves to hike, hunt and fish, he has learned much about the Pine Barrens and is always eager to share his knowledge about its plant and animal life. In his spare time, he likes to teach and learn about primitive survival skills and is an amateur knife maker.