Wilderness Survival: Winter Skills

9:00am1:00pm
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$69 for REI Members

$89 for non-members

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Overview

  • Fitness level 3 Moderate
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 8 people

Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness self-reliance class that could save your life. During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know including winter emergency priorities, how to make an emergency shelter, 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 during the winter.

  • As a result of this class, participants will gain knowledge regarding
  • Winter Emergency Kits/Essentials
  • Winter Emergency Priorities
  • Winter Emergency Shelters

What to bring with you

Map image of Palos Forest Preserve - Bull Frog Lake

More directions and information

If you have any questions, please contact us: Monday-Thursday 9AM-4PM or Friday-Sunday 8AM-10AM @ 1-877-819-3810 or by email at chicago-os@rei.com. - All of these are monitored mailboxes