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CW Section - Navigation Course


Navigation Course

Canterbury / Westland Section

This will be a full day course based on the Port Hills and will run in all weather conditions.

This course is a NZAC member’s only course, open to those aged 16 and above (non members can apply but it’s a first come basis so must be signed up as a member within 7 days of the registration form being sent out, after this period it will be on a first come, first member basis).

The course will cover the following:
  • Map and compass use.
  • Pacing.
  • Terrain selection and identification.
  • Route finding.
  • Triangulation.
The use of GPS will NOT be taught on this course.

For a registration form and gear list, please contact Clayton on no later than Monday 7th May (if spots still available by then as limited to 12 students maximum).

Course Info


Port Hills in Christchurch


13 May 2018


08:30 - 16:30


NZAC Members $25

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