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Date Wednesday  3/29/2017
Group Pikes Peak
Event Title PPG Basic Mountaineering School - Colorado Wilderness Land Navigation
Start Time 6:30 PM
End Time 9:00 PM
Status Complete
Leader David Kuenzli
Co-Leader Tom Mulcahy
Group Price $42.00
NonGroup Price $47.00
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Members Only (Programs/Education)


Classroom Sessions: 2864 South Circle Dr.  Phoenix Tower SECOND FLOOR 

Field Sessions: Lovell Gulch, Woodland Park

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Instructor: David Kuenzli



BMS Colorado Wilderness Land Navigation

Pre-Requisites: Wilderness Fundamentals

There are 2 class lectures. Our discussions include maps, compass, orienteering, estimating distance, interpreting map symbols, properly reading topo contour lines, learning about declination, sighting, taking a bearing, and technologies such as GPS. You’ll also participate in class exercises using a map and compass.

There is a CMC Rating Trip which is designed to reinforce principals and techniques discussed in class. You’ll be given a map with markers. Your team's job will be to find them.


Wednesday, March 29 6:30PM - 9:00PM 

Wednesday, April 05 6:30PM - 9:00PM 

Saturday, April 08 7:30AM – 4:00PM 

Sunday, April 09 7:30AM – 4:00PM – Weather Makeup Day


Refunds are issued for cancellations made up to two weeks prior to the start of the program.

There is a $10.00 cancellation fee. No refunds for cancellations two weeks prior or no shows.



**Pre-Requisites: Wilderness Fundamentals**  The "Wild Fun" class covers concepts that will be expected knowledge for this course and will reference the text provided from this class!  


This course is part of the Pikes Peak Groups Basic Mountaineering School or BMS.  The program may be a pre-requisite for trips or other schools.  If you have any questions, please contact the instructor for this course.

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.