Mariposa, CA 95338
Bring Lunch, or snacks, and any fluids you’ll need. Water will be available as well as pop up sun shade. Class will be both classroom and field work so dress to be outside.
Just how do you use a map and compass? How about your new GPS? We will show you how. Both field and classroom work involved. Materials required: Orienteering style handheld compass, sturdy footwear, dress for the weather as we will be outside for portions of the class. Lunch, fluids, sunscreen or bug repellent recommended. If you have and are trained with firearms, please bring them and learn more.
Man Tracking/Animal Tracking – This used to be a common skill. Applicable to both animal and man tracking. We will be discussing the principles of tracking and then applying these skills in the field. Come to class with sturdy footwear, long sleeve shirts and long pants. Knee pads may be desired as we spend a lot of time on the ground. Dress for the weather. Bring snacks, fluids, pen and paper, sunscreen, bug repellent, etc…
This class will cover:
Navigation with map and compass, Navigation with out a compass, Telling time without a watch, Navigating with a watch, overview and use of your GPS, weapons handling, tracking of men and animals, and much more!