OUTDOOR WORKSHOP - All about Fire
LIVE AT STORE OUTDOOR CLASSROOM
Saturday May 15tH, 9:00 – 11:00 AM (Arizona Time MST)
IN-PERSON WORKSHOP 2 Hours 9 Student Max
Level: Beginner to Intermediate
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SAFE FIRE HANDLING FOR CAMPING AND EMERGENCIES
Class limited to 9 spots. If you see "The requested qty is not available" error when purchasing, please reduce you requested quantity or choose another class date.
ALL ABOUT FIRE FOR SAFE CAMPING AND EMERGENCIES
This workshop covers the techniques, know-how, tips & tricks and gear for the safe and efficient use of fire in the backcountry.
From light to warmth to emergency signalling, fire is one of the most important tools you can have. No matter if you are setting up a campfire for cooking or you need to create fire to warm a hypothermia victim, there are safe and efficent techniques that make it easier. Of course, safety is a prime concern and having options for various environmental situations is useful. Get some hands-on knowledge and practical information to handle fire with confidence in the backcountry.
You will learn the practical use of:
WHERE: The Outdoor Classroom behind The Arizona Hiking Shack 3244 E. Thomas Rd. Phx
WHO: Beginners to Intermediate. Ages 18 & up. (12 yrs & up with Gaurdian) Limit 9 participants. Hikers, campers, backpackers, anglers, off-roaders, paddlers, climbers, preppers, and all interested.
Workshop includes a 10% discount on rentals gear so you can try it out without investing thousands. A great way to try out different gear, outfit a friend or just see if camping or backpacking is for you.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS WORKSHOP IS OUTSIDE. COME PREPARED TO WORK IN THE DIRT & SUN. A bottle of water and appropriate clothing is highly reccomended.
WORKSHOP SIZE: is kept small (9 attendees) to facilitate questions and individual attention.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: 10% Discount for all future purchases as a part of the Arizona Hiking Shack family. You will need to create a Shack Account to take advantage of this.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Jonathan Mincks – Wilderness Skills & Safety Instructor
Mincks is a boondocks scholar who has been exploring the backcountry since in diapers. His life-long study and engagement in wilderness skills and emergency response has earned him multiple credentials in; Advanced Wilderness First Aid, CPR, Natural Medicine, Wilderness Survival, Desert Survival, Paddling Specialist and Outfitting.
His approach to teaching is renowned for being practical, thorough, inspiring and current. His attention to detail and current "hacks" has garnered him acclaim from new enthusiasts and seasoned professionals alike.
"What you teach is PSAR, Preventative Search and Rescue"
Members of the Central Arizona Mountain Rescue Association (CAMRA) Search and Rescue team after watching Mincks in action.