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Wilderness Workshop Weekend @ the Cozy Cabin

This meetup is Listed on Several Hiking / Outdoor Groups

Wilderness Survival/Outdoor Adventure course: 

Navigation/Orienteering, hazard id, knots and climbing, winter/arctic survival, firemaking and primitive cooking, tracking and winter id, hands-on primitive toolmaking: cordage, shelters, lamps,, water:divining and purifying, plant id and cycles, hands-on preparation and use of medicinal plants, toxic species awareness...hundred bucks includes food lodging and weekend workshop !!

We've put together a weekend upstate... jam packed with educational adventures! 

Training sessions lectures and such which will include wild edibles, Emergency Water, Lighting & Heating, Shelter & Sleeping and first aid, tips and advice .  for now heres the plan............


overnight accommodation   (4-6 people per room)

Friday Night DINNER  7:00-800 

2 mile night hike 8:15-10:15

Howdy party & Bonfire 1015- MIDNIGHT


SATURDAY SUNRISE AND TEA ON THE DECK         6:15 A.M.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST              7:00 -10:00

WORKSHOPS ALL DAY   (LUNCH)    11:00 - 5:00 

 GROUP DINNER                             6:30-830

BONFIRE HOT TUB PARTY              9:00 PM TILL 1:00 AM

heres some info on who is teaching us!

The instructor certifications: scuba-PADI Divemaster, gas mixing license, sailing- Competent Crew, flight- VFR, Surface Ice Rescue tech, US Forest Service Treeclimber Instructor, Rope Access Technician L1, caver, nss member Wilderness Survival training and wyld experience, herbology, First Aid and Rescue training training and experience: Primitive toolmaking, tracking, arborist inspector, he is without a doubt the most interesting knowledgeable capable guy ive ever met... he is Greystone... The Wonderdog! 

We will learn how to eat acorns, drink Pine needle tea, build basic tools and shelter, find and purify water, use medicinal plants, do wilderness first aid, do surface ice rescue and clack two turtles together to make a fire!!!!

 taught The Wonder Dog himself !!!   This is going to be my most important trip ever. Shit we all should know. $110 bucks includes all food lodging workshops ...hot tub bon fire and an awesome surprise performer for entertainment. 

PAYMENT MUST BE MADE ASAP ...PAYPAL [masked] AS A GIFT.

all beds are chosen first by those who pays first... there are only 5 single beds all the others are double so please tell me if you are part of a couple sharing a bed


COST $110 INCLUDES ALL MEALS, WORKSHOPS & ACCOMMODATIONS

although house has heat and bedding please bring your own sleeping bag and pillow

 1/2 OFF IF YOU ARE BRAVE ENOUGH TO CAMP OUTSIDE!!!! 

(BRING A WINTER WEIGHT BAG)

any questions please Email [masked]

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks both of you for your messages. Let me ask my friend and I will get back to you ASAP!

    December 13, 2013

  • Lisa

    I am out of NY til Monday. I hope there will be similar events like this one...it sounds wonderful and educational.

    December 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Kay,
    Do you still have room for 2 people? And camping out at night: is it under a tent? Thanks!

    December 13, 2013

    • Len

      Since this is last minute, for info and details you can call[masked] ...

      December 13, 2013

    • Kay R.

      Please call me I have someone who might like to either offer you a ride or jump in with you

      December 13, 2013

  • Kay R.

    if anyone wants to jump in last minute I have one more car from l.i. with room for three leaving after 5.. contact me immediately

    December 13, 2013

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