The University of New Mexico’s Recreational Services is hosting a clinic that just might save your life. Getaway Adventures will teach you all the basics in the course, Shelter and Survival 101 on Sunday, March 5 in the Sandia Mountains.

Attendees will learn how to learn how to build temporary shelters, fires without matches, signaling techniques and other basic survival skills in a search and rescue situation in the wilderness. If you enjoy getting outdoors and exploring, then this one day clinic is for you.

The cost is $28 for UNM students, $38 for all others. UNM’s tuition remission benefit is available. For the tuition remission benefit, email your completed form. 

Sign up at Recreational Services room 1102 in Johnson Center or online at

Shelter and Survival