Winter survival, most people never experience the reality of having to survive in the cold weather. We move from house to car and back hoping not to have to bother with gloves and toque. But one of the courses in the outdoor program at the schools allowed the students to experience the bitter cold and know they could survive. Before we brought in the expert – Mors Kohanski, our shelters and courses were based on historical experience.

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