The Joys of Winter Camping

Sat Feb 1, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Embrace the cold with this workshop on winter camping. Kevin Callan, the Happy Camper, will introduce you to the practices and principles of winter camping. Kevin, the author of the Complete Guide to Winter Camping, will cover trip planning, map and compass, cold camping, hot tenting, packing, stoves, food, hauling your gear, safety, fire lighting, wood I.D., tracking...and more. With a break mid day to enjoy a warm, delicious lunch. After this workshop you will be much better prepared to do an overnight trip on your own.

Kevin Callan is the author of 15 books, including the best selling Ontario paddling guides. He's a columnist for Explore Magazine and CanoeRoots and a regular host on television and radio, Check out his very popular YouTube channel KCHappyCamper.

Please note that is not an overnight experience. It is an introduction to winter camping that will help prepare you for overnight excursions 

Rate is $99/person  plus HST 

Price Includes:
- Six hours of instruction and education with winter camping expert
- All your gear and supplies for the workshop 
- Delicious lunch
- New friends and the great outdoors!


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