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April 28, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Flag Rock Recreation Area
1348 Flag Rock Road
Norton, VA 24273
(276) 679-0754 or (276) 219-4001
$75 per person. Pre-Registration Required. Maximum Class: 10 people. Minimum Class: 5 people.
Photo of a trail bridge on the Legion Park Trail
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Basic Wilderness Survival Class

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Join Pathfinders Outdoor Adventures and the City of Norton Parks and Recreation Department for a Basic Wilderness Survival Class at Flag Rock Recreation Area. Class is open to ages 13 and above. Individuals ages 13-17 must have an adult participating in the class. The class will introduce participants to wilderness survival skills, knowledge and procedures designed to facilitate survival in the wilderness for approximately 72 hours. Subjects covered will include psychology of survival, fire starting, shelters, navigation, first aid, survival kits, water, and communications.