Marine Corps Recruits Learn Land Navigation

Marine Corps Recruits Learn Land Navigation
Marine Corps Recruits Learn Land Navigation
Marine Corps Recruits Learn Land Navigation
Marine Corps Recruits Learn Land Navigation

Recruits discuss how to search for a specific set of coordinates during land navigation practice on Parris Island, S.C. This practical application training ensures the recruits know how to navigate using only a map and compass in case electronic navigation should fail.

Using only a compass and a map, recruits search for specific points during land navigation practice on Parris Island, S.C.

Recruits encounter several obstacles as they search for specific coordinates during land navigation practice.

Two recruits cross a creek during land navigation practice. This is one of many obstacles recruits faced while looking for specific locations in the woods.