survival class

Wilderness Survival Skills

Wilderness Survival Skills

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

I retired from the Marine Corps in 2003 after 22 years of service. I have been a wilderness survival instructor for 34 years and have practiced survival techniques around the world. I have given survival instruction to everyone from Navy SEAL's, Recon Marines and Army Special Forces, to Boy Scouts, 4H clubs and youth groups. After retiring from the military, I started a survival kit company. Pro…
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What we’ll do

After your arrival, we'll hike about a mile to our training area where you will be taught the basics of wilderness survival. You will learn how to start a fire, build a shelter, purify drinking water, set basic snares, navigate your way to safety and signal for help. After receiving instruction on these things, you will apply that knowledge by actually building a shelter and practicing all the…

What else you should know

-Guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. -If you would like to stay overnight before, during, or after your training, we have an Airbnb camper on-site. Search for "Schoolhouse Holler Camper".

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Varies. Cheese and crackers, or similar.
Drinks
We will provide water.
Equipment
We will have all survival gear needed for you to practice your skills, like firestarters, signaling devices, etc.

What to bring

Clothing suited to the weather.
Comfortable hiking shoes/boots.
A refillable water bottle would be great, but not a necessity.
An inquisitive mind
A willingness to practice teamwork.
Any required medications.
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survival class
$75 per person
$75 per person