Developed specifically for youth entering grades 6-8
In depth look at specific survival skills
Located inside Babler Memorial State Park
Daily classes in session from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sign up for one class or all week based on your interest
Hiking | Monday, June 24Do you enjoy discovering new things and different places? Do you like being outside? If so you will love our Hiking Class! Lace up your shoes, grab some water and get ready to explore Babler State Park and it’s amazing trail system!.Fire Building | Tuesday, June 25It keeps you warm, gives you light, keeps the animals away, and can even help you clean your water. There’s not much a fire can’t do in a survival situation. Join our experienced BablerWiLD counselors as we discover different ways to build, start, and use a fire in the outdoors!Shelter Building | Wednesday, June 26Sun, rain, wind, snow and hail. Learn how to get out of the elements no matter the situation. First we teach you some basics, then join some friends, grab some materials, and get out into the woods to build an epic shelter of your own!Find Your Food | Thursday, June 27You have your fire and somewhere to sleep but... What do you eat?! From Discovering wild edibles to building traps, learn just how to Find Your Food in the wild!Survivor | Friday, June 28Get ready for some competition! Go head to head against different teams through our toughest survival challenges. Earn points along the way and see if you can be the ultimate survivor! Grades 6-8$59 per classView a complete description of each BablerWiLD Survival Academy program here.Get a preview of some of the skills you'll learn with this video.