Map Building in the 21st Century
Traditional navigation techniques using map, compass, altimeters and other navigational tools are vital to safe recreation in the backcountry. But in the 21st century, the age of technology, there are extremely powerful, digital tools that supplement traditional practices. This one day course utilizes Caltopo.com and the Avenza app to put you in the driver seat to building advanced maps so you can unlocking new terrain. We'll cover the basic elements of these digital tools as well as get into more advanced features so you can plan tours from the comfort of your home and execute when the conditions are right.
December 8, 2019
9AM - 4PM
Technology: Computer, Smart Phone
Programs & Apps: Internet access, Avenza App
*Prior avalanche training (i.e. AIARE Level I) is suggested but not mandatory.
WHERE TO MEET
Bunkhouse at Northeast Mountaineering
1054 Route 16 Glen, NH 03838
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