Mappy Hour CHI: Wilderness Medicine and Backcountry Safety (with NOLS)

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Full datetime event: 

Thursday, November 21, 20196:30 pm

Location

The North Face (Wicker Park)
1629 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

Description

Mappy Hour Chicago is teaming up with (The National Outdoor Leadership School) for a backcountry and wilderness safety course.

Join us to learn a few new skills for your next wilderness adventure with Chicago-based NOLS instructor, Dan Dunne. We’ll learn how to assess risk, evaluate an accident, splint a break, wrap a wound, and other backcountry medicine best-practices.

More about NOLS: The nonprofit global wilderness school seeks to help you step forward boldly as a leader. Anyone can be a leader; NOLS provides the environment and training to help you discover your full potential. Lessons are taught in classrooms close to home and in remote wilderness areas around the world. They’re an organization with heart, expertise, and wildness. These qualities help them support powerful, authentic experiences.

This FREE event is hosted in partnership with The North Face, with beer provided by Revolution Brewing.