Course Overview: (Expectations, Gear List, Schedule, etc)
Location: Landmark Learning’s Downstream Campus
Tuition includes camping: $625
Not included – town is 10 minutes from our base, with ample restaurants and grocery store options.
Available for student use is a standard refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and hot water urn. Most students bring camp stoves to cook within a budget under our outdoor cooking pavilion.
Camping (bring your own gear). Camping is on a pad near the parking lot and classroom. You may also camp in your vehicle, but there is no hookup or space for RVs. Any overnight stay grants access to the kitchen amenities and indoor showers.
You may arrive between 12PM-9PM the day before the course starts for self check-in. Housing assignments and the grounds orientation will be on the desk at the front of the classroom. Class begins promptly at 8AM.
Students must be packed and moved out prior to 8AM on the last day of the course.
About This Course:
This course will explore various outdoor spaces each day that are within an hour of where we will basecamp, at the Landmark Learning Downstream Campus. Students may need to provide their own transportation to and from each site.
Teaching Topics will be assigned on a first-request basis. Indicate your top 3 choices when you register:
- Plan Ahead and Prepare
- Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
- Dispose of Waste Properly
- Leave What You Find
- Minimize Campfire Impacts
- Respect Wildlife
- Be Considerate of Other Visitors
- Environment or Pursuit-Specific topic (Deserts, Waterways, Climbing, etc)