Wilderness Skills - Spring Class - Olympia, 2014

Day Hiking Course

Wilderness Skills

Wilderness Skills - Olympia. Teaches the basics of hiking, including topics on gear selection, navigation, conditioning, the 10 Essentials, safety in the backcountry and other topics.

Open to all - Mountaineer members and the general public Wilderness Skills is designed to prepare area outdoor enthusiasts for hiking or backpacking in the forests, mountains and trails of the Pacific Northwest. This course is also the foundation or first Module for the Alpine Scrambling Course and the Basic Climbing Courses with the Olympia Branch.

Schedule: Tuesday, April 21st from 6:00 to 9:30, first lecture.  Saturday, April 25th, 8am to 5pm, second Lecture.  Saturday, May 2, 8am to 5pm, outdoor field day.

Fees: $30 for Mountaineer members, $50 for members family of four.  $60 for non-members, $100 for non-member family of 4.

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Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

Course Materials

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