Teaching Fundamental Outdoor Skills;
Developing Outdoor Competency; and
Building Backcountry Confidence
No one plans to stay out over night on a day hike, but could you? Could you make it through the night with the gear in your day pack or even more challenging, with the resources that nature provides?
Fundamental knowledge and skills for any one who spends time in the backcountry.
Guides and Outdoor Educators
Or, anyone who might provide rescue services.
Wilderness First Responders
Search and Rescue Teams
Helicopter Medical Teams
The Bare Necessities
Understanding, Prioritizing and Managing
the Bare Neccessities of Life,
Fundamental Outdoor Knowledge and Skills
along with the
Tools and Materials That You Carry or Find in Nature
Knowledge and Skills
Dressing for the Backcountry
Water Procurement and Treatment
Food Collection (if necessary)
Useful Tools and Materials
Carried or Found
The Overnight Daypack
The Overnight Daypack that we discuss, slightly adjusts the gear that most people carry in their daypack. With these simple gear adjustments your gear is readily adaptable from day hike purposes to overnight functionality.
Registering for an
Overnight Self-Reliance Workshop
The Overnight Self-Reliance Workshop can be as short as four hours or as long as overnight, and of course the overnight version has some practical experience. Since each workshop is individually designed for your organization or group we will discuss the design for your particular workshop.
For more planning information…
To start the conversation and discuss a workshop with Jeff or to register for a workshop …