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Saturday, June 6 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Orienteering in Prospect Park: Basic Compass Skills

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Limited Capacity seats available

Knowing how to use a compass is a critical skill when venturing into the wilderness and while gps devices are a great tool, they do not replace basic navigation skills.

This course, an abbreviated version of our Orienteering Course, will teach you how to use a compass as well as magnetic deviation, pacing, and finding your way with just a compass. Be prepared to venture into the woods, confident that you can navigate to your destination and return safely!

This class is perfect for beginners.

Location:Gear To Go Outfitters 217 Garfield Pl Brooklyn, NY 11215
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Want to meet other New Yorkers who live in the city and love the outdoors? Join us at our Final Expo on June 7th for an epic day of celebrating the NYC outdoors community.

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Gear to Go Outfitters

Gear to Go Outfitters is Brooklyn's outfitter. They rent and sell gear, do community outdoor education and offer guided hiking, backpacking, and rock climbing trips that include everything from transportation to gourmet meals. Their newest initiative, Trail Taxi, will offer New Yorkers... Read More →

Saturday June 6, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm