Take your trips to the next level—farther, safer, and more memorable—with our new online classes. Backcountry Navigation
We partnered with the Colorado Outward Bound School to bring this iconic institution to your home. Outward Bound instructor Siena Fry teaches map and compass skills, route planning, navigation tricks for challenging conditions, and more in this sevenpart course.
Wilderness First Aid Basics
When you’re miles from the trailhead, 911 isn’t always an option. Don’t go into the backcountry without knowing how to treat common injuries like cuts, sprains, concussions, and other minor traumas. In this class, instructors deliver step-by-step guides on how to help an injured hiker so you never have to think, “I wish I’d known.”
Outdoor Photo School
Shoot like a pro with tips from a pro. Adventure photographer Adam Barker walks you through every aspect of taking better photos, from composition and lighting to gear and processing, for landscapes, action shots, and more. If you want to bring back trip memories that will stay vivid forever, take this class.
Whether you dream of thruhiking a long trail or tackling one in sections, this course covers everything you need to know to make your journey a success. Serial thru-hiker Liz “Snorkel” Thomas offers hard-won tips on planning, training, gear, nutrition, resupply, and the allimportant mental game that helps some hikers stay on the trail when others don’t. Our classes’ self-paced format lets you take them whenever you want, on any device, as long as you have wifi. For details and registration, go to aimadventureu.com.