Winter Survival 101 Online Workshop
Thank you for your interest in an Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) online workshop.
This course requires a computer or tablet with internet capabilities. You may also benefit from having an Adirondack High Peaks map and a compass.
The Winter Survival 101 Online Workshop is an introductory program for those looking to begin or expand their recreational activities in the winter season. Our goals are to help you build a foundation of outdoor skills and refine your gear preparation to meet the demanding conditions of winter. We will cover a vast array of topics pertaining to responsible winter recreation, including proper clothing & equipment for winter outings, an introduction to map & compass navigation, nutrition, tips to stay warm & dry, how to recognize & treat cold weather illnesses, snowshoeing basics, avalanche awareness, shelter building, fire building, and we will discuss Leave No Trace backcountry skills & ethics pertaining to the cold-weather seasons. This online class will run from 9:00am to 1:00pm.
ADK members receive a 10% discount on programs. To learn more about other education programs ADK offers, check out adk.org.
If you have any questions about the program please contact Tyler Socash at (518) 523-3480 x 120 or by email at email@example.com.
We look forward to meeting you. Be prepared to learn and to have fun!
Minimum age: 18