Yahoo! Weekend Edition features Mountain Shepherd

We at Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School are very excited to announce the debut of a Yahoo! News Weekend Edition segment featuring instructor Reggie Bennett teaching Weekend Edition host Jim Brasher the ins and outs of wilderness survival. Jim joined us Oct....

Why you need to know Wilderness First Aid

The threat of getting hurt should not scare you away from enjoying the outdoors and all the wonderful experiences the wilderness has to offer — protect yourself now with the knowledge and confidence to handle any situation that might arise.

Travel writer’s series on Mountain Shepherd begins

Travel writer Sandi Bird begins her series on Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School. "It's all about empowering people." That is the mantra that three other students and I have heard repeated throughout the first two days of the four day wilderness survival...

Welcome to Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School

At Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School, you’ll learn what to do when a sudden occurrence — a wrong turn off the hiking path, for example, or a nasty change of the weather — turns an ordinary day into a life-threatening situation.