Training For The One Mile Compass Course

Start Date: Sunday August 21 2:30 PM
End Date: Sunday August 21 4:00 PM
Meeting Point for Drop-off and Pickup: Sunshine Park
Location: Sunshine Park
Forms Needed: Troop 693 Permission Slip
Coordinator: Mr. Domae
Cost: $00 per scout
Last Date to Signup: TBD
Things to bring: Compass, Water, Wide Brimmed Hat, Sunblock, Whistle, small Backpack, Boy Scout Handbook. Troop 693 Permission Slip


This is training for the one mile compass course, and STAR scouts are invited to come and help fulfill their EDGE requirements.
You will be instructed on how to orient a map and compass, map symbols, how to estimate distance and height of objects, and how to follow bearings. You must read Page 354,360-364 of the Handbook.

Senior scouts please signup; you will work one-on-one with the scouts working on requirements.

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