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This event was cancelled on Mon 11/13/2023, by Dan Dunne for the following reason: course enrollment too low

Outdoor Explorer Series (Introductory Course): Planning for Backcountry Emergencies

Tuesday, Nov 14, 2023 (5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

Payment Options:
Explorer Series Registration
Leaders: Dan Dunne
William Bush

Event Information


Being prepared in the outdoors is more than just packing the right amount of snacks and making sure you have a nice tent and sleeping bag.

Prepare yourself for the worst and plan for the best by attending this Outdoor Explorer Series Class!

The objectives of this class are to:

  • Learn how participants most often get lost and ways promote a culture of staying found.
  • Understand how to mitigate the likelihood of needing evacuation support through education and prevention.   
  • Best practices for initiating emergency and evacuation procedures (reducing group exposure and further injury/loss).  

Come and learn so that you can resond effectively when times get tough in remote outdoor situations

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Educational Event (passive learning, no rating)
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In the event that the course is cancelled by Outdoor UW, full refunds will be issued. Refunds will not be issued if participants cancel within 24 hours of event
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Registration Count

Registration Type Registrations Remaining
All Participants 1 49