Map and Compass Basics: Finding Your Way at Government Canyon SNA
Nov 18, 2012
from 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM
|Where||Government Canyon State Natural Area|
|Contact Name||John H. Koepke|
|Contact Phone||(210) 688-9055|
Ever wondered how people found their way in the outdoors before GPS? Learn the basics of using a map and compass to find your way at Government Canyon SNA and at other Natural Areas and Parks. Members of the Friends of Government Canyon Activities Committee will conduct a workshop and field exercise from 1:30 to 4:30 PM on Sunday, November 18. Participants are encouraged to bring an orienteering-type compass, though some will be available for use. This program is open to all ages, but children must be accompanied by a parent; no pets please; space is limited to 20 participants. Reservations required and will be accepted from noon October 16 until noon November 16, 2012. For reservations or more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include: name of each participant; age if under 18; email address and telephone number. Natural Area entrance fees apply. 210-688-9055, ext. 289.