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Trail Ambassador Philip Werner

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Philip Werner is a 4-season hiking and backpacking leader with the Appalachian Mountain Club and Treasurer of the Boston Hiking/Backpacking Committee. He’s also a Long Trail Mentor for the Green Mountain Club, a Leave No Trace Master Educator, and an Assistant Guide with Andrew Skurka Adventures. For more information, see Philip’s full Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador Profile.

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September 2014

New Hampshire: Map and Compass Instructional Weekend (9/26-9/28)

September 26
White Mountains,
North Conway, NH United States
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Join Trail Ambassador Philip Werner for an introduction to the black art of off-trail hiking and cross-country compass navigation, including two days of hands-on practice.  If you’ve always wanted to learn truly how to use a compass, this is the course for you. We’ll cover maps, compass, navigation, and intentional bushwhacking, and will then apply these skills to hike two actual trail-less mountains. The second (Sunday) hike is optional, and entails a full day of bushwhacking — possibly finishing as late…

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