Wilderness Fall Practicum

28-day Paddling and Backpacking Expedition

Sophomore students in the WRL program spend 28 days traveling in the backcountry of the Adirondacks, focusing their time in the following areas:

  • 14-day paddling section, 14-day mountain section
  • Leadership Development and Group Dynamics 
  • Itinerary/Meal Planning
  • Outdoor Technical Skill Building 
  • Personal and Professional Growth
  • Peak Ascending, Minimum Impact Techniques
  • Off-trail Navigation

Wilderness Fall Practicum Practicum: Paddling Practicum: Paddling