Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills

10:00am2:00pm

$69 for REI Members

$89 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 12 people

Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness survival class focusing on 3-season skills that could save your life. During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know, including: emergency priorities; how to make an emergency shelter; how to locate and access drinking water; and how to make your own emergency kit with all the essentials. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to practice and hone your skills. This class is designed for anyone who spends time outdoors.

  • As a result of this class, participants will gain knowledge regarding
  • Emergency Kits/Essentials
  • Emergency Priorities
  • Emergency Shelters
  • Water location and procurement.

What to bring with you

Map image of Rockefeller State Park Preserve - Pleasantville, NY

More directions and information

There is a parking fee of $8 per vehicle. You will meet your Instructor in the courtyard near the restroom building in the corner of the main parking lot. By Mass Transit: Take the Metro North Hudson Line train to Tarrytown, there is a Taxi stand outside the station. I've been quoted $14 for the ride to the park. The ride takes about 15 minutes.