Mountaineers! (for Teens & Tweens)
September 19 - November 24
An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 21, 2020
Do your Teens and Tweens need some time away from screens, outside in nature?
Mountaineers is a new program for youth ages 12-16 who want to get outside and learn new skills.
Youth will learn survival, teamwork & leadership skills. They will find time for outdoor play, hiking and/or mountain biking, and will have a chance to learn survival skills from Jessie Kreb, of SERE Training. They will build character and tolerate adversity; building important life skills while having fun.
- Twice Monthly Meetings
- Wilderness Survival Skills: Orienteering, Signaling, First Aid, Improvised & Tarp Shelter-Building, Knots, Finding and Purifying Water, Orienteering, Firecraft, Safe Knife-use, Whittling, and Archery
- Hiking and/or Mountain Biking
- Games (Capture the Flag, Camouflage, etc.)
COVID-safe practices will be followed. Adult: Camper Ratio is 1:5
Sept-Nov | Two Saturdays Monthly | 11 am-4 pm | $375 + tax
Dates: September 19, October 10 & 24, November 7 & 21
Backpacking Trip (optional): Sept 25-27 $285 + tax
Survival Skills Training with Jessie Kreb: Dec 5-6 – $285 + tax
Scholarship Application Due September 18th. Application.