Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills

10:00am2:00pm

$79 for REI Members

$99 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 8 people

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.

  • Learn the 10 essentials and how to use them
  • Understand Survival Priorities
  • Practice building simple tarp shelters, filtering water, and starting a fire
  • Build confidence in your outdoor self-reliance skills

What to bring with you

Meet at

Yonkers REI

One Ridge Hill Rd, Yonkers, NY 10710

Map image of Sprain Ridge Park Yonkers

More directions and information

Continue to end at light. Turn left onto Otis Drive and follow around outside of parking garage, then enter the parking lot for the REI Yonkers Store. There is a $3.00 parking fee for this lot for the day.