Welcome to the June 2011 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) Slideshow of the 2010-2011 Wilderness Certification Program!
Check out photos from the 2010-2011 Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program that concluded earlier this month...

2.) Feature Article: Camping Gear Checklist
A camping gear checklist can help you pack faster and more efficiently, be prepared for all conditions, and not forget important items...

3.) Upcoming Classes and Events...
Wildlife Tracking Course, Wilderness Survival Series, Self Sufficiency Series, and much more...

Slideshow of the 2010-2011 Wilderness Certification Program!

Congratulations to all twenty-five of the recent graduates of the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program!

You can check out a video slideshow of photos from their year by clicking on the image above or the following link: View the Slideshow

Feature Article: Camping Gear Checklist

Oftentimes we're asked what gear we recommend or would suggest taking on a camping trip. So...we updated and uploaded our field trip camping gear list and added a few of our favorite picks.

A good checklist can also help you pack faster and more efficiently, be prepared for all conditions, and not forget important items. Read more...

Upcoming Classes and Events!

Check out what's coming up!

Wildlife Tracking Weekend Course: Jun 25-26, 2011
Learn about animal tracks & sign with local wildlife tracker, Jason Knight. Designed for both the outdoor enthusiast and environmental professional.

Wilderness Survival Series: Begins Jul 2, 2011
Join us for five exciting back-to-back weekends of wilderness survival skills training! Stone tools, bow-making, navigation, and more!

Self Sufficiency Series: Begins Aug 1, 2011
Join us for five intensive back-to-back courses on sustainable living, natural building, self reliance, and survival. Open for enrollment.

View the full lineup of classes at our Courses page!

Considering the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program?

There is still time to apply for the 2011-2012 school year!
Class begins September 6th, 2011.

Also... The Wilderness Certification Program is now approved to enroll those eligible to receive GI Bill / VA benefits. Learn more.

Check out the Certification Program web page

Did you know that Alderleaf has a blog and forum site?

Check them out...

Alderleaf Blog: Notes from Alderleaf

Alderleaf Online Forums: Alderleaf Commons

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Monroe, WA 98272
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