2024 Wilderness Basics Course - 10 Weeks

Tue Jan 16 2024 at 06:30 pm to 09:30 pm

San Diego First United Methodist Church | San Diego

Wilderness Basics Course
Publisher/HostWilderness Basics Course
2024 Wilderness Basics Course - 10 Weeks
Have you always been interested in learning how to backpack or build upon the skills you already have?
The Wilderness Basics Course (WBC) is the course for you!
January 16th to March 19th, 2024
Ten weeks of lectures on Tuesday nights featuring topics such as:
Land Navigation
Hydration & Nutrition
First Aid
Backcountry Hygiene
Equipment & Gear
Clothing & Footwear
Flora & Fauna
Animal Encounters and more!
Four weekend outings to the deserts, mountains and yes, the snow!
Car Camp
Land Navigation Backpack
Mountain/Desert Backpack
Snow Camp
WBC was recently recognized with a Special Achievement Award for its dedication in teaching San Diegans on how to be safe and comfortable in the backcountry while enjoying, exploring and protecting the planet. Since 1957, over 20,000 people have taken the course.
Sponsored by the Sierra Club, two course are offered, one is San Diego and the other in North County (this post is to promote registration for the San Diego location).
Registration opens December 1st and the cost is $350.

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San Diego First United Methodist Church, 2111 Camino del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3604, United States,San Diego, California


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