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 Tuesday 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 & 4thWilderness PreparationWedding Lawn
May 8th & 11thMaking and Using Natural CordageWedding Lawn
May 15th and 18thKnot Tying & Emergency SheltersGreeters Cottage
May 21st & 25thFire Building & SafetyThe Beach
May 28th & June 1stLearning Basic NavigationBear Creek Park
June 4th & 8thWater PurificationBear Creek Park
June 11th & 15thPhotography WorkshopTrail Ridge
June 18th & 22ndPrimitive Raft BuildingThe Beach
June 25th & 29thAnimal TrackingBear Creek Park
July 2nd & 6thStream SnorkelingThe Summit
July 9th & 13thTarping and Bear HangsBear Creek Park
July 16th & 20thCamping 101Greeters Cottage
July 23rd & 27thMedicinal Plant WorkshopBear Creek Park
July 30th & August 3rdLearning Basic NavigationBear Creek Park
August 6th & 10thKayak FishingMarina
August 13th & 17thStream SnorkelingThe Summit
August 20th & 24thWater PurificationThe Summit
August 27th & 31stTarping & Bear HangsBear 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