On this page I will be adding downloads that might be useful to hikers. It's an ongoing thing so I'll be adding to it over time.
Day Hiking Checklist
Below is a template for a day hiking checklist. Use this to run through all the gear you should have with you for a comfortable day hike. I've attached both an excel and a .pdf version. Please note, the Excel version.
Below is a template for completing a route card that I use regularly. I've attached both an excel and a .pdf version. Please note, the Excel version has forumlae in it to help with calculations.
Setting a Map
Below is a short exercise that will help someone new to map reading, get an idea on how to set a map. To get started click on this link:
You can read more on how to set a map here.