Fri, Oct 06|
2023 WTCW Michigan
This workshop is designed for beginners and WTCW graduates who want to grow their experience. You set the tone for the skills you want to learn. WTCW recognizes women as all individuals who identify as female and welcomes cis-gendered, trans, nonbinary, and gender-diverse people.
Time & Location
Oct 06, 2023, 12:00 PM – Oct 08, 2023, 5:00 PM
Camp Henry, 5575 Gordon Ave, Newaygo, MI 49337
About the event
Join us at a new location! October 6-8, 2023
Life is a jouney, and everyday is gift. Open your "present" from the trees. This workshop is taught by people who identify as women and we welcome you as we learn together.
NOON on 10/06.
This all-inclusive workshop includes delicious food, lodging, instruction and use of tree climbing gear and CEU's. For beginners you will learn builiding blocks to help you advance quickly. For graduates, you will develop more building blocks learned from prior workshops. Still focusing on the art and science of Arboriculture, this fall workshop will renew your spirit, strengthen bonds with other climbers and most importantly, cement your confidence in "Knowing what you know, and knowing what you don't know."
If you need a ride from the airport - Research car share programs (Taxi, Uber, Lyft, etc.). We will also email everyone should you'd like to coordinate ride sharing.
Bring your own bedding (sleeping bag or bedding & pillow). The camp hosts indoor twin beds, some bunk beds, washrooms and showers. Please bring your own toiletries (towel and personal hygiene items).
Meals are included in your registration costs! Friday: Dinner, Saturday: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner, Sunday: Breakfast and Lunch. If you have food allergies, the Chef will do their best to fulfill your requests. If you need daily or special snacks, please BYOS. (Bring Your Own Snacks)
Tree Climbing Gear:
If you have tree climbing gear and wish to use it at the event, please bring it for gear inspection & documentation.
Gear inspection and sign off by a WTCW team member is required before use.
Dress for all weather! Pack your long pants, long sleeves, climbing boots (over the ankle), rain and warm jackets, hats and gloves.
Don't forget sunscreen and bug spray.
Water Bottle & MORE...
Please bring your own water bottle; there are water coolers in the field for refills. Last but not least; your yoga mat, blocks and strap would be most excited to come to this workshop. WTCW has some to share if you need. (First come, first serve)
Refund and Cancellation Policy: Registration is limited! If you cannot attend, for any reason, please contact us as soon as possible. Your registration will be refunded 100% if you notify us on or before July 21, 2023. After July 21, If we can fill your position from the "Waitlist", you will be refunded your registration cost -$100. After July 28, no refunds will be granted. Thank you so much for your registration and looking forward to climbing with you soon!