ECOA will be offering a series of Overland Skills Weekend events each focusing on a particular set of skills necessary for a successful overland adventure.
Weekend #1 - Radio Comms & Navigation (June 11th, Virginia)
Weekend #2 - Pending
Weekend #3 - Pending
Weekend #4 - Pending
Each weekend will feature multiple high quality hands-on experientially driven sessions. These sessions will cover the topics in a pragmatic sequential manner that will meet overland adventure enthusiasts of any skill level where they are at and rise them up over the course of the weekend.
Primitive camping will be available nearby. Attendees will be given opportunities for question and answer sessions around the communal campfire Friday and Saturday nights.
These skills events are rain or shine and attendees are expected to come prepared for a day outdoors in the elements. Study outerwear, gloves, and closed toed shoes are recommended.