Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Wilderness Skills Institute 2018: Apply today

January 29 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm





Are you interested in learning the skills and knowledge necessary to care for wilderness areas and other protected public lands? Here’s your chance and it’s FREE!


Don’t delay, apply HERE today, the application period closes on March 8th.


The courses at this year’s Wilderness Skills Institute include:


Week 1: May 21-25

  • Building Strong Partnerships for Wilderness Stewardship
  • Griphoist and Rigging
  • Wilderness First Aid and Crosscut A/B
  • Crosscut C


Week 2: May 29-June 1

  • Protecting Wilderness Character: Processes and Tools for  Wilderness Stewardship
  • Trail Maintenance
  • Introduction to Equestrian Packing
  • Environmental Interpretation


We hope to see you there!


January 29 @ 8:00 am
March 8 @ 5:00 pm


Cradle of Forestry
11250 Pisgah Highway
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States
+ Google Map