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June 2017

Yoga Trek in the Ozarks

June 3, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bradleyville, Missouri Bradleyville, United States + Google Map
$50.00

Daniela Liscio, (danielaliscio.com) a certified guide and Yoga instructor, will be leading an invigorating day of hiking and yoga in the beautiful Ozark Mountains of Southwest Missouri (exact location details to come). We will trek 2 - 3 miles before stopping for a short break, a full yoga practice among the trees, water and bluff lines. A delicious gourmet lunch will also be provided. There will likely be time for additional exploring or a rest before making the trek back…

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October 2017

Land Navigation (Batesville, Arkansas)

October 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
University of Arkansas-Batesville, 2005 White Dr
Batesville, AR 72501 United States
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This class will cover the basic use of topographical maps and a compass. The class will cover basic map nomenclature, proper use and reading of maps, orientating your map, taking a bearing from a map, identifying terrain from a map and transferring this over to real life situation. This class will consist of 3-4 hours of classroom instruction and various exercises utilizing a map and compass in the classroom. Once each student has a basic understanding, we will conduct 2…

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April 2018

American Hiking Guides Association (Hiking Guide Certification)

April 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - April 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Lifepoint Church, 51 Riverdale Road
Ozark, MO United States
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$250

This is the Hiking Guide Certification Course through the American Hiking Guides Association (AHGA). This class is geared toward anyone that is looking to enter the world of outdoor guiding and recreation and people that may be involved as a leader in their local hiking group, Boy Scout Leader, State Park interpreter, outdoor volunteer, outdoor retailer, or anyone wanting to improve their knowledge and skills in the outdoors.   The class is 2 days with the first day consisting of classroom instruction,…

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November 2018

Backpacking Guide Certification I

November 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
$550.00

This 4 day class is phase II of the American Hiking Guides Association and will provide a certification for Backpacking Guides.  Prerequisites for this class is the AHGA Hiking Guide Certification.  We will run this course over back to back weekends, April 28 and 29 and May 5 and 6.  These 4 days will consist entirely of practical exercises.  Each student will be serve as the lead and assistant guide for extended periods of time over the 4 days.  Each…

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February 2019

Gear and Equipment for Hiking and Backpacking

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lifepoint Church, 51 Riverdale Road
Ozark, MO United States
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$35.00

This is the premier gear and equipment class for any hiker, backpacker or outdoor enthusiast. The purpose of this class is to teach each student how to stay, warm, dry and safe in the outdoors through the use of proper gear. We will go into detail on boots, socks, base layers, soft shells, hard shells, tents, water filters, stoves and many other things. We will spend time discuss down, both in sleeping bags and jackets, waterproof breathable materials that are…

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March 2019

Advanced Survival (Missouri)

March 23 @ 8:00 am - March 24 @ 12:00 pm
Stone County MO United States
$55

The Advanced Survival Class is phase II of our survival training and includes a review of previous information and training, followed by an outdoor experience in a survival situation. This completely practical exercise class will consist of being put in a survival setting with limited supplies and gear and thus utilizing the training received to survive in the outdoors for a period of time (24 to 36 hours). Students are allowed to work in small groups of up to 4…

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April 2019

Land Navigation Class (Springfield, Missouri)

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lifepoint Church, 51 Riverdale Road
Ozark, MO United States
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$35.00

The Land Navigation class will cover the basic use of topographical maps and a compass.  The class will cover basic map nomenclature, proper use and reading of maps, orientating your map, taking a bearing from a map, identifying terrain from a map and transferring this over to real life situation. This class will consist of 2-3 hours of classroom instruction and various exercises utilizing a map and compass in the classroom.  Once each student has a basic understanding, we will…

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May 2019

Wilderness First-Aid (Springfield, Missouri)

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lifepoint Church, 51 Riverdale Road
Ozark, MO United States
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$55

This is a condensed version of the two day wilderness first aid class that is centered around the most common injuries and medical issues that may arise while in the wilderness. Unlike many other wilderness first aid classes, we take this class a step further in providing practical exercises that not only cover the diagnosing and treating of patents, but also the evacuation if necessary. Students will need to bring their first aid kit, along with other items that they…

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July 2019

Mountaineering School

July 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sam’s Throne Mt. Judea, AR United States + Google Map
$100.00

Join Hiking the Ozarks Founder, Dan Nash, for the annual Mountaineering School-in-a-day to learn essential mountaineering skills.  This is a one-of-a-kind experience in the Midwest. Similar classes are offered out West, but not here in the Ozarks and this class sells out every year. It is particularly suitable for those more serious backpackers, or those with interest in climbing a mountain. SPECIAL FEATURES: 50% of all proceeds from this class are donated directly to the Sherpa people in the Mt…

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September 2019

Phase I Survival Class (Springfield, Missouri)

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lifepoint Church, 51 Riverdale Road
Ozark, MO United States
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$35.00

This class is a must for anyone who spends time in the outdoors, from hikers and backpackers to mountain bikers, to  canoe and kayak and horse back riders.  The class is separated into a morning classroom session which will cover the basics of outdoor survival, which includes instruction on preparing a survival kit, the psychology of survival, shelter, water, fire, preparation for rescue, collecting wild edibles, the use of snares, dead falls, fish traps and surviving harsh weather environments.  At…

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