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.