Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce - Event Information - Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce

Event Name:
Winter Survival

Event Type(s):
Community Event

Description:

Stranded on a remote country road. Falling through thin ice while ice fishing. Lost and disoriented during a weekend hunting trip. Winter in Minnesota can be fun and exciting, but it can turn into an emergency very quickly! Over 1,200 people die from cold-related injuries every year! Don’t be a statistic! Through hands-on teaching by an experienced outdoor instructor, participants will learn basic survival strategies, including: emergency shelter-building, fire skills, selecting the best clothing and equipment, how to build an emergency survival kit, and first aid treatment for cold-weather injuries. Have fun, gain important knowledge and skills, and be prepared for the next “Polar Vortex”.

Note: This class will be outside between 2-3 hours.

Preregistration required


Event Date:
1/12/2019

Event Time:
1-4pm

Location:
Eagle Bluff
28097 Goodview Dr
Lanesboro, MN 55949

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Contact Person:
Jennie Dieterman
(phone: 5074672437)

Details:
Early Bird - $40; Ticket (<3 weeks before class) - $45