Travel Safe Training course featured on Examiner.com

Every adventure traveler knows that there’s a chance for danger when they take a trip. But not everyone knows what they should do if they suddenly find themselves in peril. From tornadoes to earthquakes to kidnappings, almost anything can happen, notes...

Mountain Shepherd partners with Rocky S2V

Everyone at Mountain Shepherd is really excited about our new partnership with Rocky S2V. You might not have heard of Rocky S2V — it’s a new part of Rocky Brands Inc. aimed at making great clothing and footwear specifically designed for outdoor enthusiasts...

Survival training isn’t just for the woods

One of the biggest misconceptions about wilderness survival training is that it only applies to the woods. But it can come in handy anywhere — even in one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the world. This past summer, a student we’ll call...

Mountain Shepherd Survival Kit available now

Hello Mountain Shepherd fans — we’re really excited to announce the debut of our brand new, all-in-one Mountain Shepherd Survival Kit! It’s the total package for your survival essentials: water, shelter, food, medicine and more — and of course the most...

10 Questions with Dina Bennett

Dina Bennett is the Vice President and Instructor for Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School in Catawba, Virginia. After more than two decades in the corporate world training and coaching sales staffs, her life changed in 2006 when she attended her first...