Classes

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CPR for the Professional
Skip Jackson is a retired Critical Care RN as well as a 20+ year member of the National Ski Patrol. He has taught CPR classes for over 15 years in the hospital as well as to the general public...
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Would you know what to do if a family member sliced open their wrist or fell and broke their wrist? How about got stung by a wasp and now they are having difficulty breathing? You will by the end of the class...
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Call to Schedule: (800) 964-1673
Map and Compass Navigation Skills Class 1.5
This workshop (1.5 days) is meant as a foundation for all forms of navigation. The compass revolutionized human travel around the globe and remains the single most reliable way to find your way around today...
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Call to Schedule: (800) 964-1673
Moab Desert
Foundational course in Lightweight techniques with an assessment of how you can go lighter with backpacking aficionado and gear specialist Johnny "Packman" Mincks...
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Desert Safety Course
This 2 hour course offers a hands-on primer addressing the specific concerns of our extreme Southwest environment. Learn about the basic skills & gear needed for identifying, reducing and dealing with common hazards and life threatening situations...
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Intro to Hiking
An introduction to hiking aimed at the beginning hiker. - 2-hour class at AHS + 2 Hour hike at a Phoenix Mtn Preserve TBD (probably North Mountain). - $35 Group size 4-15 people. Class will be on Wednesday and hike the following Saturday...
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Wilderness Survival Course
Self-Reliance for the Outdoors 4 Hr. $40 at The Shack's new Outdoor Classroom - Includes essential survival packet & booklet This is a 4 hour outdoor desert focused course...
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Intro to Adventure Hiking
Formerly Intro to Adventure Hiking A class aimed at hikers and trail runners who want to get prepared for their first adventure hike 2 Hour class at AHS - $10 Group size 4+ people. Class will be midweek. Includes information reference packet...
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Intro to Camping
Come learn the basics to get your adventures started in this FREE course. Whether you are backpacking, camping or just spending the night in the back yard with the kids, we will introduce you to the basics for comfort, ease, safety and enjoyment.

3244 E. Thomas Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85022 | 602.944.7723