Events

Oct 16-17, 2020 – Backpack Trip: Cataloochee Valley, Smoky Mountain National Park, NC; training on OMC outdoor protocols and gear, and community building with each other.

Nov 7, 2020 – Fontana Lakeshore CleanUp: Fontana Lake, NC; VOLUNTEERS NEEDED; partnering with TVA and other groups to gather 100,000 pounds of trash from the shorelines; clean-up supplies & equipment plus lunch provided.

Jan 7, 2021 – Wilderness First Aid Training – eight hours online & eight hours in person: Location TBA; training volunteers & community members through SOLO wilderness medicine by Nantahala Outdoor Center; OMC Volunteers $20 deposit, Non-Volunteers $100.  

Spring, 2021 – Your Group or Organization’s Wilderness Event: Hiking, backpacking or canoeing trips; classes on various topics related to the outdoors and more.