Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills

  • Participants

    Age 8 and up

  • Fitness level: 1

    Relaxed

Do you know what to do if something goes awry on your next outdoor excursion? During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know. We'll cover the 10 essentials and their practical applications. You'll also learn about emergency priorities, how to make an emergency shelter, how to locate and access drinking water, and how to start a fire. This class is designed for anyone who spends time outside and wants to build their confidence with outdoor skills. Arrival: Please arrive 5-10 minutes prior to the start time listed above; Food: Remember to pack energy snacks and water for the day.

Gear provided by REI

  • Group First Aid Kit - Our guides carry a comprehensive first aid kit, but you are welcome to bring any personal first aid-items that you prefer.
  • Water Filter
  • Headlamp/Flashlight
  • The 10 Essentials - The 10 essentials are navigation tools, a headlamp, sun protection, first aid kit, knife, fire, shelter, extra food, extra water, and extra clothes.

29 sessions available