Shelter Building

Ah, the great outdoors, so idyllic, so calm… Until you’re stuck with no tent on a wet windy night. But have no fear! If you take this class, you’ll have the necessary skills to build yourself an improvised shelter out of forest ephemera. Our survival expert will run you through methods of constructing several styles of emergency shelters suitable for different environments and circumstances and discover options and variations that will allow you to adjust your shelter to the season, situation and environment in which you find yourself. You’ll get a hands on lesson in the principals of shelter building and how to easily apply them to make sure that, whether you need to keep warm, stay dry, get cool or get found, you will have the know-how to build a shelter that will help you to survive the night.