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Orienteering: The Basics of Map and Compass

When: 
Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Rd.
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Tired of getting lost?  Learn the basics of using a map and compass at Goodwin Conservation Center.  Navigating yourself through a wild place is empowering, fun, and is essential for scientists. Come join Bryan Avery, CFPA's TerraCorps Service Member, and learn how to find your way in the world...even when your cell phone dies.   

This program has a 15-person limit.

Registration required.

If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes. 

 

 

Inclement Weather: 
Rain Date: none
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Bryan Avery
8602564972

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.