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Sun, Aug 27


North Street

Map and Compass Workshop

Designed specifically for beginners, this interactive course will equip you with the fundamental skills needed to confidently navigate areas using a map and compass. (This workshop includes a base plate compass, pacing beads, and a topo map for continued practice at home.)

Map and Compass Workshop

Time & Location

Aug 27, 12:00 PM – 3:40 PM EDT

North Street, 3494 Abbottsford Rd, North Street, MI 48049, USA

About the event

Join us as we host a 4-hour navigation workshop where you'll dive into the fascinating world of orienteering. This interactive course is designed to teach beginners the basics of finding their way through unfamiliar areas by way of a map and compass. By the end of this fun-filled workshop, you'll leave with the confidence to navigate various environments. Whether you're a seasoned adventurer or simply want to explore your local surroundings, this course will help you become a skilled navigator. 

Workshop Details:

What to Bring? 

  • Bring a notepad and pencil (you will want to take notes!)
  • Bring a folding camp-type chair (for field activities)
  • Bring appropriate outdoor clothing ( Dress for the weather and wear proper hiking boots/shoes.)
  • Bring a positive attitude! (Creating a lively and enthusiastic learning environment is our goal, where everyone can have fun and feel safe. We kindly request you arrive with a positive and enthusiastic mindset, as it will help us in our mission to deliver an exceptional learning experience for all participants...Thank YOU!)

Tickets Include:

  • Baseplate Orienteering Compass 
  • Map
  • Pacing Beads
  • 4 Hours of Fun!


Location Amenities:

  • Secure Parking
  • Portable Toilet
  • Picnic Pavillion

Please note that prior to the commencement of our workshops, we kindly request all participants to sign a personal liability waiver. We greatly appreciate your cooperation, as it demonstrates your willingness to adhere to good business practices and prioritize safety. Thanks again. (This form will arrive with your emailed receipt.)

If you have any questions, please contact your host:

See you there!





  • Map and Compass


    Single Ticket Voucher for Map and Compass -AUG2023






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