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Map and Compass course

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Harlaw Reservoir

Harlaw House Visitor Centre

Harlaw Road

Balerno

EH14 7AS

United Kingdom

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For beginners or people needing a refresher, basic skills for navigating when walking in the countryside.

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This course is for beginners, or people who have relied on others to navigate them around the hills! Topics covered include:

- Basic map reading (symbols, grid references, scale etc)

- Using paces to measure distance on the ground

- Basic navigation using a map and compass

The course is classroom-based, with some outdoor exercises which will require warm, waterproof clothing and sturdy boots. Tea and coffee provided; please bring a packed lunch.

The course is limited to eight participants. Maps and compasses will be provided, but please feel free to bring along your own.

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Location

Harlaw Reservoir

Harlaw House Visitor Centre

Harlaw Road

Balerno

EH14 7AS

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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