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Orienteering Course

The Orienteering course is available to college classes, local boy scouts, girl scouts, JROTC groups, venturing crews, school groups and the community.

To learn more about Orienteering, using a GPS, Map and Compass, and Geocaching enroll in RPK151 Orienteering offered each Spring semester. Download a brochure for the Orienteering course below, and look through the information on this page for more details.

What is Orienteering?

Orienteering USA

Using a Map and Compass.

Compass Basics: An Introduction to Orientation and Navigation

Boy Scouts of American Orienteering Merit Badge

Venturing Ranger Award – Land Navigation


To view a list of geocaches located on the SWCC Campus, Click Here.

For more information on geocaching, visit