Essential Wilderness Survival

The 2-day Essential Wilderness Survival Course provides students the basics of wilderness survival.  This class is designed to develop the skills needed to survive a 72-hour emergency situation. The course includes up to 2 days’ use of a campsite with a grill and picnic table. Set up your tent and spend the night, fish from our lake after each class, hike our beautiful trails, and relax at the central campfire in the evening.  Additional days are available at a fee and must be registered through Hipcamp.  Check out the course content below!

Payment plans are available (sign up early to take advantage of these)

You will learn:

  • Everyday Carry (EDC) Kit Mentality
  • Survival Philosophy
  • Basic First Aid
  • Knife safety and sharpening
  • How to assess survival priorities and risk assessment
  • Basic knots, and proper ridge-line
  • Building an essential tarp/poncho shelter
  • Starting and sustaining a fire
  • How to procure and process safe drinking water
  • Making effective wooden tools
  • Food Procurement
  • Increasing your chances to be found by Search and Rescue

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