Today's Lesson: Working As One
Water Bottles

Expedition Survival Tip

It gets cold and rains out there in the wilderness so pack accordingly. And if all else fails there’s always the huddle together for warmth method.

Local Sponsors

In addition to our national sponsors, Big City Mountaineers wishes to thank the following land management agencies and local supporters:

Boundary Waters Support

Superior National Forest – Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Wisconsin State Parks and Cook County Forest Preserve District

DuPage County Forest Preserve District

Wilderness Wind

Willy Street Food Co-op


Chicago REI

Madison REI

California Support

Yosemite National Park

Sierra National Forest – Bass Lake Ranger District

Inyo National Forest – Mammoth Ranger District

Mariposa County Unified School District – Yosemite National Park Valley School

Tioga High School

Camp High Sierra

Berkeley REI

San Francisco REI

Colorado Support

Gunnison National Forest – Paonia Ranger District

White River National Forest – Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Medicine Bow/ Routt National Forests Brush Creek Hayden Ranger District

White River National Forest – Blanco Ranger District

Moosejaw Mountaineering Boulder

Mile High Foods

US Foods

Denver REI

Pacific Northwest Support

U.S. Forest Service- Wallowa Ranger District

Portland REI

Seattle REI

U.S. Forest Service- Mt. Baker Snoqualmie Ranger District

Olympic National Park

North Cascades National Park

Boys & Girls Club of SW Washington

Wallowa Ranger District
Michael Heilman at the district HQ for forest service
Doug Walker
PIne Mountain Sports