Learn “hands on” where and how to tent camp.
Learn how to choose a tent and places to tent camp. Tent safety is also taught for example: preparing for the weather, best lighting, and appropriate bedding. How to lash a tent and what knots to use: half hitch, bowline, taut line. How to take down and pack a tent. Proper care of a tent is discussed, how to repair, what to do if tent has moisture. Leave No Trace is also a part of this training.
You will have the opportunity to experiment with a tent. Prerequisite: New Member Orientation, Outdoor 101, Cabin Camping