Wilderness Survival (Cootes Forest, Hamilton)
June 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm$29
This introduction to survival skills and preparedness is a must for anyone, such as hikers, canoeists, hunters, fisher persons and outdoor leads/camp staffs, who ventures into the great outdoors.
The format and duration of the program will vary based on the site or vendor.
- Proper gear/clothing/footwear
- Shelter-building and fire-building
- Signalling for help
- Setting snares and foraging for food
- Map and compass basics
- The “what if?” priority survival skills (shelter construction, fire building with/without matches).