Backcountry Self Reliance: Survival in the Winter

9:30 AM  –  1:30 PM

Divide, CO: Mueller State Park

  • Member price: $79
  • Non-member price: $99
  • 12 spots left

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

Dreaming of that perfect line or backcountry hut? What happens when the plan falls apart? Join REI's professional Instructors for a hands on exploration of the winter 10- essentials and emergency preparedness techniques. During this course you will develop the framework and skills to effectively implement the tools to help you manage a winter survival situation. This course will help new and experienced outdoor travelers build a stronger comfort for those unplanned misadventures. Attendees must be 12 years or older to participate.

  • Learn what gear is needed for a winter Emergency Kits and 10 Essentials kits
  • Learn how to prioritize necessities in an emergency situation
  • Emergency Shelters: Modern and Available
  • Learn the basic of reading and using a map

Divide, CO: Mueller State Park

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Daily Entrance Fee: $8 per vehicle per day. We will be meeting at the Visitor Center parking lot. If you have any issues, please contact us: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm @ 303-756-3100 x806; or Saturday-Sunday on our after-hours phone @ 720-515-2290. Our email is monitored Monday-Friday: denver-os@rei.com.