The rugged beauty of America's oldest wilderness, combined with the vibrant Fall foliage, will serve as the perfect backdrop for your outdoor adventure. You'll have the opportunity to witness the breathtaking colors of nature as you hike through the mountains and explore the surrounding areas.
Throughout the course, our experienced instructors will cover essential backcountry skills such as map reading, navigation, campsite selection, and wilderness first aid. They will also provide guidance on proper gear and equipment, including hiking boots, backpacks, and clothing suitable for various weather conditions.
In addition to hiking, fishing opportunities will also be available for those interested. Our instructors will guide smaller groups on these activities, allowing you to choose based on your energy levels and personal goals for the day.
Evenings at the lodge will be a time for camaraderie and reflection. You'll have the chance to share your daily adventures with fellow participants, creating memories and lasting connections. The cozy living room will serve as the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day in the wilderness.
By the end of this course, you'll have gained the necessary skills and knowledge to travel comfortably in the backcountry. Whether you continue to explore the wilderness on your own or join future outdoor expeditions, you'll be well-equipped to navigate and enjoy the beauty of nature.
So lace up your boots and embark on this wilderness adventure tailored for older adults. Immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of America's oldest wilderness while enjoying the comfort of a backcountry lodge. Enhance your outdoor skills and create memories that will last a lifetime.