I am proud to announce it is time once again for our annual Wilderness Survival workshop at Godfrey’s Pond. Our 4th annual Campfireshop.com Survival workshop will be on June 13th, 2015. (Registration Form) As always, some of the workshop content will be the same, and some will be new.
Some Topics to be covered are:
- Psychology of survival – don’t panic
- Shelter – Shelter Basics
- Fire – Basic fire making (no lighters or matches)
- Food – finding food in the wild
- Water – procuring, purifying, and unusual water sources
- Getting rescued – various ways to signal for rescue
- Navigation – group hike on the trails with demos / discussions
- Survival “kits”
The workshop will consist of: lecture, hiking, hands on, fire making, etc.
Date: June 13, 2015
Time: 10 AM- 5 PM
Location: Godfrey’s Pond, Batavia (Directions).
Cost: $69 ($59 if registered by June 6) (Contact us for group/family discount).
Pre-registration preferred. Registration is due by Friday, 6/12 but we will take walk-ins on Saturday provided there is room in the workshop.
Participants should bring: water/fluids, snack and /or bag lunch, comfortable outdoor clothing & hiking shoes, sun screen, insect repellent and rain gear.
If you have an emergency fire starter (no lighters or matches) please bring it for the fire starting exercise. (not required, but recommended) You do not need to get one before the workshop, you may in fact want to wait until you have seen how the different ones work before purchasing. If you do not have one, we will have them available for sale at the workshop.
Minimum age is 12 years. But participants 14 or younger should be accompanied by parent or guardian. If you have questions or need more info, contact me. You can send your completed registration forms and payments to:
330 Hamlin Center Rd.
Hilton, NY 14468
Download the registration form here: Wilderness_Survival_Workshop_Flyer_GP_2015
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Adam the SurvivalGuy