Wilderness Survival: 10 Essentials

10:00am3:00pm

$69 for REI Members

$89 for non-members

Overview

  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Group size 10 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

North Conway REI

1498 White Mountain Hwy C30, North Conway, NH 3860

Activity location

Bear Paw West
Map image of Bear Paw West

More directions and information

This is a working forest easement on Tin Mountain Conservation Center lands. Be mindful of other users such as hunters, snowmobiles, and hikers.