REI Workshop offered at Lake Sammamish State Park in Issaquah Washington
Space is limited. Registration is required. Fees apply.
Do you know what to do if something goes awry on your next outdoor excursion? During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know. REI will cover the 10 essentials and their practical applications. You’ll also learn about emergency priorities, how to make an emergency shelter, how to locate and access drinking water, and how to start a fire.
This class is designed for anyone who spends time outside and wants to build their confidence with outdoor skills.
Arrival: Please arrive 5-10 minutes prior to the start time listed above
Food: Remember to pack energy snacks and water for the day.
Gear provided by REI
Group First Aid Kit – Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illnesses
The 10 Essentials – The 10 essentials are navigation tools, a headlamp, sun protection, first aid kit, knife, fire, shelter, extra food, extra water, and extra clothes.
PARTICIPANTS: Age 12 and up
FITNESS LEVEL: 1, Relaxed