Outdoor Explorer Series (Introductory Course): Staying Safe in Bear Country
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2023 (5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)
Join Outdoor UW for their new Outdoor Explorer Series. Learn and practice a new skill that will make you more comfortable and excited for your next adventure!
Join us at our introductionary bear saftey course to learn the difference between black and brown bears, how to safely travel in bear county, and more. This course will help provide you with a bear saftey toolkit to make you more confident and safe while traveling in bear country.
Class Learning Outcomes:
Identify the difference between bears
Understand where “bear country” is and what bear signs look like
Learn how to safely navigate and camp in bear country
How to set up a campsite in bear country
Practice with bear safety tools
- Event Type
- Educational Event (passive learning, no rating)
- Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
- 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.
- Equipment/ Gear Required by Participant
- Food and Equipment Information