Type: Event
Date Posted: Jul 22, 2021
A full COVID-19 vaccine is required for all participants and trip leaders.
Type: Event
Date Posted: Jul 22, 2021
Learn Wilderness Medicine and Desert Skills in the Spectacular Canyon Country of the Southwest.
Type: Event
Date Posted: May 06, 2021
WHO: WMS conferences are ideal for medical professionals who engage in outdoor activities, counsel individuals who take part in such activities, or who practice in locations in which they are likely to encounter individuals who have been injured in such activities.
Type: Event
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020
We encourage you to register for the upcoming conference and book your hotel accommodations. Please hold off on organizing your airfare at this time. WMS Staff will be in close contact as the conference approaches to advise you on airfare and COVID-19 Protocols.
Type: Event
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020
The WMS 2021 Winter Conference is going virtual, February 21-25! Our summer conference was wildly successful in the virtual format, and we are excited to bring you a fantastic learning opportunity amidst the current uncertainty due to COVID-19. 
Type: Media
Date Posted: Aug 27, 2017
Do you have amazing memories from time spent on public lands? Do you feel the same way as Patagonia’s founder, Yvon Chouinard, and want to ensure the protection of public lands for your children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren?
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 18, 2017
This is the keynote by Timmy O'Neill from the NOLS Summit 2017. This annual event at the National Outdoor Leadership School headquarters in Lander, Wyoming brings together NOLS staff, alumni and experts in outdoor leadership from around the world.
Type: Blog
Date Posted: Nov 14, 2016
November 9-11 was the Association for Outdoor Recreation and Education in held in Minneapolis, MN. Over 600 professional program staff, administrators, student leaders and more gathered for this year's conference.
Type: Blog
Date Posted: Oct 17, 2016
The 2016 Wilderness Risk Management Conference was held October 12-14 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Over 420 participants from the US, Canada, and across the globe came for this annual gathering of outdoor professionals focusing on risk management.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jul 04, 2016
Outward Bound incident data indicates that random chance has a greater effect on overall incident rates than factors such as training or the technicality of the program activities.