Wilderness Skills Series

  • May 1 - August 31, 2024
  • Bear Lake Reserve

    412 Lake Forest Drive
    Tuckasegee, North Carolina 28783
Ticket Price $15.00-$25.00 Buy Tickets

Embark on a journey of discovery and empowerment with our Wilderness Skills Series, designed to equip members and guests with essential knowledge for responsible and safe outdoor recreation. Held every Wednesday and Saturday from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM throughout the summer, each session will be led by our experienced activities staff, who are dedicated to imparting valuable skills in a fun and engaging environment. Each week, we will offer a new skill to learn to increase your ability to recreate safely in the wilderness. 
Location: See the calendar or reference the table below.  
Time: 4PM - 5PM
Questions: Email activities@bearlakereserve.com 
Reference the table below for the specific wilderness skills and their dates & locations. 

May 1st & 4th Wilderness Preparation Wedding Lawn
May 8th & 11th Making and Using Natural CordageWedding Lawn
May 15th and 18th Knot Tying & Emergency SheltersGreeters Cottage 
May 22nd & 25th Fire Building & Safety The Beach 
May 29th & 31st Learning Basic Navigation Bear Creek Park 
June 5th & 8th Water Purification Bear Creek Park 
June 12th & 15th Photography WorkshopTrail Ridge
June 19th & 22nd Primitive Raft Building The Beach 
June 26th & 29th Animal Tracking Bear Creek Park 
July 3rd & 6th Stream Snorkeling The Summit 
July 10th & 13th Tarping and Bear Hangs Bear Creek Park 
July 17th & 20th Camping 101Greeters Cottage 
July 24th & 27th Medicinal Plant WorkshopBear Creek Park 
July 31st & August 3rdLearning Basic Navigation Bear Creek Park 
August 7th & 10th Kayak Fishing Marina 
August 14th & 17th Stream Snorkeling The Summit
August 21st & 24th Water Purification The Summit 
August 28th & 31st Tarping & Bear Hangs Bear Creek Park 


Date & Time

May 1 - Aug. 31, 2024

Venue Details

Bear Lake Reserve

412 Lake Forest Drive
Tuckasegee, North Carolina 28783 Bear Lake Reserve
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