GRAB sunset kayak

About the Wilderness Institute

A distinctive training platform designed as a shared vision approach for leadership and professional development, this five month curriculum is designed to prepare GRAB facilitators to lead wilderness based programs. This is a three year cycle rotating from sea kayaking, to climbing, to mountain based programs. The emphasis is on facilitation, risk assessment, group management, and ethical leadership. Average group size consists of 24 students and four professional staff members. The training concludes with a ten day field based experience during spring break.

GRAB Wilderness Institute 2014: Location TBA

Wilderness Institute Locations