Course Information

Backcountry Crash Course

Description: Ready to try backcountry camping? Spend 24 hours in nature learning backcountry skills and survival techniques with professional outdoor instructor Tim MacWelch. With Sky Meadows' Backcountry Campground as the setting, learn how to build a shelter from the elements, start a fire, cook over the open campfire, forage for food and medicine in the wild, track animals, and much more. Meet at the overnight parking lot near the entrance of Sky Meadows State Park. Includes overnight camping fee and parking at Sky Meadows State Park. Bring water, dress in layers, and wear sturdy shoes.
Registration is $187/person (non-refundable). Course held rain or shine. Limited to 15 registrants (minimum 13 years of age).

Backcountry Crash Course Details

Dates: June 10-11, 2023
Times: 11:00 a.m. To 11:00 a.m.
Location: Meet at Overnight Parking Lot


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