This course introduces the participant to the most significant aspects of camping, both traditional and lightweight, as they apply to canoe tripping. Topics of discussion deal with preferred foods, environmental impact, cooking techniques, suggested equipment, canoeing skills, campsite selection, camping skills, group dynamics, and sanitation. Pre-trip precautions are highlighted as well as some post-tripping suggestions. Students supply camping and canoeing items, personal gear, park registration fees, food and transportation to and from site.
Mandatory Text: $30 Payable to instructor, (The Psychology of Wilderness Survival)
Date: September 14-15, 2019
Time: 9am start
Location: Southern Ontario
Meet at Loyalist College, Bancroft Campus
Course Price: $256.75