Map & Compass – The Basics At Lone Pine State Park -Saturday, March 24th from 10am to 12pm
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: March 19, 2018

Montana State Parks ( will host a navigation workshop called Map & Compass – The Basics at Lone Pine State Park on March 24th from 10am to 12pm.

No matter what you like to do outside, this workshop is for you.  Hiking, hunting, geocaching, kayaking, bird watching; any outdoors person can find this class useful. This navigation workshop is geared toward beginners and will teach the basic techniques of orienteering with a map and compass.  Bring a compass if you have one, otherwise the park has a limited number to share.  Please wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather as at least half of the workshop will be spent outside.

Online registration through Lone Pine State Park’s Facebook or Eventbrite is required.

For more information, call the park visitor center at (406) 755-2706 ext. 4 or email

What: Navigation workshop

When: Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10am to 12pm

Where: Lone Pine State Park Visitor Center, 300 Lone Pine Rd, Kalispell, MT

Lone Pine State Park is located 5 miles southwest of Kalispell and offers one of the most vivid views of the valley, 7.5 miles of trails, and a beautiful interpretive center that provides information on living in a wildlife urban interface.  Additional amenities include a picnic shelter and a community room, which are both available to rent, as well as a volleyball court, horseshoe pit, and an archery range. Furthermore, Lone Pine offers a fantastic variety of educational and interpretive programs.

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A division of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks

Brenna Rodriguez
Evening Program & Special Event Coordinator,
Lone Pine State Park
(406) 755-2706, ext. 4