Outdoor Adventure Skills Navigation
Outdoor navigation skills and where they fit into the various stages of different Outdoor Adventure Skills badges.
|1.5 I can identify the main parts of a compass|
| 2.3 I can read a simple map. |
2.4 I can use a compass to find basic directions.
| 3.3 can follow a route on an orienteering map.
3.4 can identify the features of a topographical map.
|3.6 I have used a compass to walk on a bearing.||3.11 I can identify the North Star and three other features in the winter night sky.|
| 4.5 I can use a map and compass together for navigation.
4.6 I can teach another youth how to follow a route on an orienteering map.
|4.6 I can establish the four cardinal directions (north, south, east, west) without a magnetic compass or any electronic means.|
| 5.7 I can use a map and compass to find my position on the ground.
5.8 I can plot a proposed hiking route on a map and obtain the required compass bearings.
|5.5 I have navigated, all off trail, 3 km to a predetermined fixed point in a wilderness area using a magnetic compass bearing.||5.9 I can use a compass and/or a GPS device to find direction and travel to a desired location.|
|5.12 I have hiked a minimum of 5 km in winter conditions following compass bearings.|
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