Women’s Wilderness Survival Weekend September 24 – 26, 2021


Survival essentials especially for women

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Shit happens. Are you prepared to deal with it?

Put some essential tools in your outdoors-toolbox with this “Women of Confidence” course. Join us for a weekend of fun and informative confidence-building & learn essential survival and wilderness preparedness skills.

Get tips from our Back 40 instructors who are not only awesome, but are experienced in military, off-grid, and search-and-rescue scenarios. Bring it on!

Topics include:

  • the 3 T’s of safe adventuring – Trip planning, Take a course, Take the essentials
  • the 7 enemies of survival
  • what to do in an emergency (hint: STOP)
  • wildlife safety
  • shelter building
  • fire building essentials
  • basic navigation
  • emergency signaling

…and much more!

You will get the chance to practice your skills and the opportunity to build (and sleep in) your own deluxe emergency shelter.

Program fee includes:

  • accommodation at Back 40’s well-appointed basecamp with canvas bell glamping tents, beds with mattresses, outhouses, cold shower
  • delicious locally-sourced meals
  • instruction & guides
  • A full list of recommended gear will be forwarded upon registration