Beginnerís Clinic Outline
land navigation, basic concepts.
North lines, orienting the map.
streams, etc. (blue)
vehicle tracks, footpaths, etc.
(find feature symbols listed in legend)
Features (demo w/ whiteboard and map)
saddles, bowls, depressions, etc.
fist to demo features (knuckles = hilltops, ridgeline: between knuckles =
saddle: 1st joints = spurs: between 1st joints =
yourself: get your direction/bearing from point A to point B.
land features, trails, etc.
catching features, check point/check line, etc.
count, scale, etc.
mark scale on edge of control card and use to find distance on map.
points on map, order of visitation.
codes on card.
bags and punches.
calling for help.