Presented by the Friends of Frontenac.

May 31, 2020 (9 am - 4 pm)

Frontenac Provincial Park visitor centre


This one day workshop builds on the skills and knowledge acquired during the Level One session and introduces the use of the compass.

Topics include:

  • measuring bearings on the map and from the ground,
  • converting bearings from magnetic to grid and vice-versa,
  • marching on a bearing,
  • determining and setting magnetic declinations,
  • and using the resection method to determine one’s location.

This instruction will be confirmed through a challenging map and compass march to select points within the Park.

Please note, this course is one of three Navigation Courses.

Attendees must have taken Level 1, Navigation with Map.

This course is a pre-requisite for Level 3, Navigation with Map, Compass & GPS.

Level 2 - May 31 Compass Navigation

SKU: FoF_Workshop 004
  • This course is non-refundable. If you are unable to attend, please contact the instructor by email.

Contact the Friends at:

6700 Salmon Lake Road, Sydenham, ON K0H 2T0

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