Winter Basecamp 2018

From CAD $220.00
  • Duration: 3 Days (approx.)
  • Location: Bobcaygeon, Ontario
  • Product code: WBC3D
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Trent Outdoors Club and The Land Canadian Adventures invite you to join our second annual 
TOC Winter Basecamp 

Who: You and 20+ other students from the region
What: 3-Day basecamp - winter camping workshop and outdoor education leadership adventure
When: Reading Week 2018 - February 17-19 with optional 3rd night on a wild island!
Where: The Land wilderness property
Why: to upgrade wilderness skills and level up your nature connection in winter!
How much? - super affordable - subsidy available through Trent Outdoor Club

Activities:
Snowshoeing
Crosscountry Skiing
Fire Starting - multiple methods
Axe and knifework
Orienteering
Sledding
Skating
Pond hockey
Bonfire and music
Backcountry Sauna
Polar Bear Dip!!!

Traditional Skills and reflective practice

Meals

Emphasis on homegrown, organic and locally-sourced foods
Kosher, Halal and veggie options available
Snacks and drinks

Expedition Equipment

Snowshoes and XC Skis

Canvas Prospector Tents with internal wood-burning stoves

Kitchen - Tarp, cooking stoves, dinnerware, 

Barrels and Wannigans for food and group equipment

Safety Equipment

Wilderness First Responder Equipment, Communications Equipment

Transport

Rendezvous varies depending on location: Bottle Lake Access points. 

Transport options also available, with pickups from Trent University, Downtown Peterborough,