Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills

11:00am3:00pm
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$75 for REI Members

$95 for non-members

10 spots left

Overview

  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 10 people
  • Instructor REI Local Experiences Guide

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

Notes

When you enter the park turn left at the pay station and meet your group at Riverside Day-use Area. Questions? Call our Local Experiences team at 1-877-819-3803 or email us at portland-os@rei.com.

Map image of Champoeg State Park

More directions and information

An Oregon State Parks day-use parking permit is required. $5 a day, $30 for a 12-month permit, and $50 for a 24-month permit.