Saturday, November 19, 2016

Navigation, Route Planning & Map Making Course



Over the weekend, Steff and I took a Navigation, Route Planning & Map Making course with IFMGA/AMGA Mountain Guide, Marc Chauvin of Chauvin Guides International

The course was held 10am to 5pm in the Mt. Jefferson Room of the North Conway Grand Hotel in North Conway, NH. We learned the different functions of Caltopo.com, Avenza Maps Mobile App and Google Earth.

Relevant Course Links:
Digital Elevation Model Shading: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ls5SVHVVpU
Using layers in Cal Topo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqzmRU1yRAI
Using Google Earth & Cal Topo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79bCiBmTKe4
Creating Geospatial PDFs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeY74-kH-rI


Video created using my iPhone 7 and the Splice app from GoPro