Mountain Shepherd


Prepare. Practice. Prevail.

Mountain Shepherd believes each person, regardless of life experience, can learn to navigate the outdoors and respond to unexpected challenges. Mountain Shepherd provides the training experience you need to embrace life’s next adventure. You will develop a higher level of confidence to enjoy any environment should a wrong turn or change in the weather in the backcountry, a natural disaster or civil unrest in the front country, or the ever-changing business climate turn into a survival situation! Our instructors’ unrivaled technical expertise, passion for teaching & dedicated human touch, prepares YOU for survival.


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Mountain Shepherd Experience!

About GEMS

Time in the Wild

GEMS camp explores the connections between learning survival skills and learning to lead. by Beth JoJack ’98 If Allie Mitchem ever finds herself among the cast of TV’s Survivor, she’s certain to be in high demand as an alliance partner—even at the tender age of 13....

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