Winter Basecamp 2018
- Duration: 3 Days (approx.)
- Location: Bobcaygeon, Ontario
- Product code: WBC3D
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
Fire Starting - multiple methods
Axe and knifework
Bonfire and music
Polar Bear Dip!!!
Traditional Skills and reflective practice
Emphasis on homegrown, organic and locally-sourced foods
Kosher, Halal and veggie options available
Snacks and drinks
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
Wilderness First Responder Equipment, Communications Equipment
Rendezvous varies depending on location: Bottle Lake Access points.
Transport options also available, with pickups from Trent University, Downtown Peterborough,