Blue Mountains: 1-day Wilderness Navigation Course - 23rd March 2019

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Australian School of Mountaineering

166 Katoomba Street

Katoomba, NSW 2780

Australia

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"It was very well organised - keep up the good work!"

"mind was blown many times!"

"I actually did not really know what to expect - but it exceeded my expectations"

"good balance of theory + application"

The ability to navigate using a map + compass opens up your world to off-track adventures as well as keeps you safe.

Join us and the qualified guides from the Australian School of Mountaineering for a special* 1-day Wilderness Navigation Course in the Blue Mountains!

*This course is normally 2 days but we have partnered with ASM to bring to you this more accessible 1-day version

SCHEDULE, MEETING POINT + FACILITIES

8.45am - meet at the Australian School of Mountaineering Office at 66 Katoomba Street, Katoomba (2-minute walk from Katoomba train station).

The course will cover:

  • Introduction into compass and map and how they work

  • Magnetic declination

  • UTM grid references

  • Resections

  • Bearings

  • Dead reckoning

  • Terrain association

  • Walking an off-track route from a route card

We'll be back at the ASM Office no later than 5pm.

You'll receive a detailed itinerary of the day after registration.

SO WHO IS THIS DAY FOR?

This is for any woman who wants to grasp wilderness navigation once and for all.

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

  • Instruction from nationally qualified & highly experienced guides

  • All technical equipment

  • Lunch

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED?

  • Transport to + from meeting point

  • Personal clothing + insurance

  • GPS use

CANCELLATION POLICY

In the event of bad weather, we will aim to re-organise the event, if you're unable to make the new date it we will offer you a full refund.

No refund on tickets on cancellations 7 days out from the event.

No refunds on no shows.

AND THAT'S IT!

We started She Went Wild with the aim to empower and enable women to gain their footing in the outdoors and kickstart a lifetime of adventure and so if you have been wanting to dial in your navigation skills once + for all, we hope to see you on this course.

Got questions? Ask here or email thuc@shewentwild.com

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Australian School of Mountaineering

166 Katoomba Street

Katoomba, NSW 2780

Australia

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