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Outdoor Skill Courses

Ranger Outfitters 261 Baker ST Corning, NY 14830 607-346-3685 merola@rangeroutfitters.com
Ranger Outftitters Since 2001 Land Navigation Our Instructors Our Instructors
Our guides are experts in thier fields.  We not only guide but also instruct on skills you need to come back safely from your own planned adventure.  Each of our guides have over 30 years experience teaching and using skills that they were taught in the U.S. Military.  Our goal is to bring you together with nature and provide you with a lifetime memory.  As with our outdoor gear, we hand pick our guides.  You should find them to be professional, courteous and friendly.  We welcome everyone from beginner to the experienced.
Courses include: Lunch is provided each day with each course Map Reading I is a prerequisite for Map Reading II. Map Reading I and II are prerequisites for GPS. After Map Reading II, you receive free life time refresher as needed.
Learn to Navigate and get where you want to go: Map Reading I- This is a course designed to give you the knowledge and confidence in reading a topographical map and locating points called coordinates on a map.  You will become proficient in interpreting a map's marginal information and symbols, plotting grid coordinates, plotting routes, figuring distances and direction.  The finest maps available are  worthless unless the map user knows how to read them.  Course fees include all course material and book.  $110.00 per person Map Reading II - Land Navigation - Building on the basics of Map Reading I course, you will learn to navigate from one point to another using a map and compass, elevation and relief, and terrain association.  You will also learn how to use the same techniques whether you are in a motor vehicle or on foot.  This course includes all course material, classroom instruction  and a hands on field exercise.   $110.00 per person
Ground Positioning System - The GPS is a great navigational tool!  Learn how to integrate it while performing land navigation.  The GPS cannot ever fully substitute a map and compass while navigating but it can greatly enhance your ability to understand where you are in the scheme of the great outdoors.  This course includes all course material, classroom instruction, and a hands on field exercise.   $110.00 per person
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Map Reading I
Map Reading II
Global Positioning Unit
Survival Skills
This is the Stuff That Brave Soldiers Carry!
Ranger Outftitters Since 2001

Outdoor Skill Courses

Land Navigation Our Instructors Our Instructors
Our guides are experts in thier fields.  We not only guide but also instruct on skills you need to come back safely from your own planned adventure.  Each of our guides have over 30 years experience teaching and using skills that they were taught in the U.S. Military.  Our goal is to bring you together with nature and provide you with a lifetime memory.  As with our outdoor gear, we hand pick our guides.  You should find them to be professional, courteous and friendly.  We welcome everyone from beginner to the experienced.
Courses include: Lunch is provided each day with each course Map Reading I is a prerequisite for Map Reading II. Map Reading I and II are prerequisites for GPS. After Map Reading II, you receive free life time refresher as needed.
Learn to Navigate and get where you want to go: Map Reading I- This is a course designed to give you the knowledge and confidence in reading a topographical map and locating points called coordinates on a map.  You will become proficient in interpreting a map's marginal information and symbols, plotting grid coordinates, plotting routes, figuring distances and direction.  The finest maps available are  worthless unless the map user knows how to read them.  Course fees include all course material and book.  $110.00 per person Map Reading II - Land Navigation - Building on the basics of Map Reading I course, you will learn to navigate from one point to another using a map and compass, elevation and relief, and terrain association.  You will also learn how to use the same techniques whether you are in a motor vehicle or on foot.  This course includes all course material, classroom instruction  and a hands on field exercise.   $110.00 per person
Ground Positioning System - The GPS is a great navigational tool!  Learn how to integrate it while performing land navigation.  The GPS cannot ever fully substitute a map and compass while navigating but it can greatly enhance your ability to understand where you are in the scheme of the great outdoors.  This course includes all course material, classroom instruction, and a hands on field exercise.   $110.00 per person
Download Brochure Download Brochure
Map Reading I
Map Reading II
Global Positioning Unit
Survival Skills