LNT Master Educator - Roanoke, VA

COURSE DETAILS

Enrollment Status: Available
Sponsor Name: Roanoke Parks and Recreation
Start Date: 04/06/2020
End Date: 04/10/2020
City: Roanoke
State: VA

COURSE PRICING

$ 695.00 - Tuition Only

COURSE LOGISTICS

Meals:
Course fee includes instruction, curriculum and teaching materials, a subscription to the Leave No Trace Tracker and a one-year Leave No Trace Individual Membership. Meals Day #1 lunch through Day #5 lunch, group equipment, and transportation during the course are also included. The group will spend the night in the backcountry on Days #2-4, but students are responsible for their own lodging on Day #1.
Lodging/Camping:
Lodging Options nearby for before/after course and on Day #1: Hotels (all 10-15 minute drive): Hampton Inn Roanoke/I-81 Hollins: 7922 Plantation Rd, Roanoke VA 24019, (540) 563-5656 // Country Inn & Suites by Radisson: 7860 Plantation Rd, Roanoke VA 24019, (540) 366-5678 // Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott: 7944 Plantation Rd, Roanoke VA 24019, (540) 362-4200 // Days Inn by Wyndham: 8118 Plantation Rd, Roanoke VA, 24019 (540) 759-7898 // Camping (30 minute drive) Explore Park: 56 Roanoke River Pkwy, Roanoke VA 24014, https://www.roanokecountyparks.com/375/Camping , (540) 427-1800
Transportation:
There is no public transportation to/from the site. You will need a vehicle to and from the course site. Please contact the instructors if need assistance in arranging transportation.
Other Pertinent Info:
Roanoke Parks and Recreation and Landmark Learning are partnering to offer a Leave No Trace Master Educator Course this April. This five-day course is designed for individuals who are actively teaching others backcountry skills or providing recreation information to the public. Through classroom discussion, lectures, and a four-day backpacking trip, participants will receive an in-depth and hands-on study of the seven principles and wildland ethics, and learn a variety of ways to share and disseminate low-impact recreation skills to other visitors. // This course will take place in the backcountry on a backpacking trip. Course start location: Carvins Cove Natural Reserve Cabin at 9590 Reservoir Road, Roanoke VA 24019 // https://www.playroanoke.com/parks-facilities/carvins-cove-natural-reserve/

TO REGISTER

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Contact Email:

susan.herndon-powell@roanokeva.gov

Contact Phone:

540-853-5360

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS

Packing List/Expectations

Please refer to the Course Overview for course packing lists, overall course expectations, etc.

Course Number:

2248