DETAILS: Wilderness Hiker (WH)
Course Purpose: This introductory level of wilderness hike training is designed to help hikers prepare to participate safely in wilderness hikes. “Wilderness” is defined as being more than 2km from road support.
Resources: existing Hike Ontario Safe Hiker Program and Wilderness Day Hike Leader course materials on website & text- Backpacker’s Field Manual by Rick Curtis
Prerequisites: Completion of the Safe Hiker Program or equivalent (Recommended: Standard or Wilderness First Aid; Hike Ontario Navigation course).
Duration: 6 hours.
Cost: $85.00 per person
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