Having a pic-axe is one thing...knowing how to use it in a real life setting is another.
Learn how to read a slope, use a probe, beacon and understand that seconds matter
Learn what "leave only footprints - take only memories" really means
Learn what knots to use when and gain experience tying and applying - you never know when a knot might save your life.
Learn how to cook in the backcountry, how to freeze-dry food at home, what to pack and make the most of space/weight
Outdoor survival taken to a higher level when freezing temps and snow are involved.
*****General Public: Interested in signing up for a class? Contact Tadpole Foundation for dates/location/cost***** Veterans: These courses are built into our Veteran Adventure Programs and are at no cost to you