Topics will include
- Mountain weather,
- animal encounters,
- getting lost (or staying found),
- cold weather gear,
- staying warm,
- and what to do if you get stranded overnight.
Tools and Kits:
- how to prepare,
- what you need in your pack,
- how to respond to safety challenges,
- trip planning,
- 10 Essentials to carry in your pack.
- Basic Navigation: how to stay found.
- trail nutrition and hydration.
-reading trail markers,
and what you need to know about Search and Rescue support.