OUT 109 Winter Wilderness Survival Skills

(Previously PED 166 Winter Wilderness Survival Skills)

2 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Emphasizes winter survival techniques in the nivean environment at or near timberline. Focuses on winter ecology, basic snow science, and avalanche safety and rescue in a backcountry setting. This course includes field days and an overnight in a snow cave.