Join Lowell Wellness and the Fortune Bay Expedition Team for one of the best courses in the midwest one winter outdoor skills.
This course is for beginners and intermediate adventurers who want to learn about camping and thriving in the winter conditions. The course is based on the National Ski Patrol Curriculum for their Ski Patrollers. Additional information about keeping warm, properly setting up shelter, sleeping, travel and much more. The course has two parts – first a lecture at the Englehart Library. Students can sign up for the lecture only and learn all about winter skills. For those wishing for more of a challenge, the course continues with a practical exercise in Northern Michigan on the shore of Lake Michigan. Learn all about the basics, tricks, tips and advanced skills from the best instructors in the state.
Lecture is held on January 8th, 2017 at the Englehart Library from 1 pm to 5 pm.
The practical starts the afternoon of January 20th until January 22nd in Wilderness State Park.
For more information and to register, click here.