OKPIK Cold Weather Outdoor Experience Registration
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OKPIK Cold Weather Outdoor Experience
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
2/10/2023 11:55 PM
10784 NY-98 (Camp Scouthaven)
Freedom, NY 14065, US
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OKPIK builds on the basic information presented in the Cold Weather Training program.  Through additional classroom sessions and real winter camping experience, participants strengthen their knowledge base and develop skills through hands-on activities. Trained and experienced instructors deliver the classroom program and serve as guides during the field. 

The GNFC OKPIK Program is open to:

  • All BSA-registered adults
  • BSA-registered Scouts  and Venturers  providing that the unit or individual provide a registered adult
    • The Cold-weather Training Team recommends a minimum age of 14 and First Class for all course participants.  Please consult the Course Director if you have additional questions or concerns.
  • In all cases participants are required to have the appropriate training, experience, and maturity to conduct and care for themselves in a high-adventure setting.
  • BSA Medical Parts A and B are required Download Here
  • COLD-WEATHER TRAINING is a pre-requisite for attending OKPIK.


CWT/OKPIK Brochure | Click Here


FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:  Paul Kendzierski at Paul.kendzierski@gmail.com or 716-604-6119