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. This is a hands-on course combining traditional backpacking systems with Bushcraft techniques and established survival practices to cover basic personal needs for backpacking and emergency situations. Learn the skills necessary for safe travel and self-reliance in the desert southwest. Knowing the "How To's" minimizes the "What If's." What if you; are injured, lost, dehydrated, breakdown, have no shelter, or need to spend an unplanned night or more? Do you have the knowledge and skills to survive…for longer?
About the instructor:
Jon Mincks is a lifelong wilderness advocate. he has studied and practiced wilderness skills and survival for over 30 years. He has spent 6 years as a Living Desert Tour Guide and holds certifications in First Aid, CPR, and Leave No Trace Awareness and continues study in desert survival. He has appeared as a desert specialist on Fox Sports, NBC, Telemundo, in the Daily Star and an upcoming documentary film.