Trail Map Reading

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Taught by Sarah Knapp

Sarah L. Knapp is a Brooklyn-based entrepreneur and founder of OutdoorFest – a ten day outdoor adventure festival in New York City. She created OutdoorFest in October 2013 to provide her city with a dynamic platform that connects local resources with outdoor enthusiasts.

Sarah is both a licensed NY State Camping & Hiking guide as well as a Wilderness First Responder and believes in balancing city life with time in the woods.

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In this workshop, we'll cover the basics of reading a trail map, from scale and contour lines to commonly used symbols - a skill that'll get you outdoors more while keeping you safe. 

In addition, we'll explore some of the many awesome hiking trails in our region, preparing you for a summer of adventures. 

This class is hosted in partnership with OutdoorFest, a ten-day festival coming to NYC from May 29-June 7, 2015. 

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