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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 [email protected] 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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