COVID-19

The following COVID-19 Safety Management Plan has been adopted for operation of the 2023 course: 2023 WTC COVID-19 SAFETY MANAGEMENT PLAN Symptom Self-Screening: All staff and students should screen themselves before each class and outing for symptoms. A standard checklist will be made available prior to the first class. If...

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Challenge Patch

WTC Sierra Club Challenge Patch An achievement patch will be awarded to any WTC graduate who participates in seven Sierra Club outings or activities from at least seven different Chapter group, sections, or committees. To count toward the achievement patch, the following criteria must be met: Sponsorship will be based...

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Contact

If you have any questions or comments, please email: Check our FAQ‘s first. If you have schedule questions, first review the Schedule page. If you cannot find answers to your questions on our website, please send an email to wtc@wildernesstravelcourse.org.  Answers sometimes take a day or two, except during final...

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Outings

WTC publishes its Newsletter in print at least once a year in Spring, with a Fall e-blast newsletter prior to graduation.  Current and past Newsletters are available to download from this site.  (WTC did not produce newsletters in 2021 because of the global pandemic.) From time to time during the...

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FAQ

Below you will find answers to a number of questions that we are frequently asked about the Wilderness Travel Course. How physically demanding is WTC? You must be in reasonably good shape but you don’t need to be incredibly athletic. If you can complete a 12 or 14 mile hike...

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Newsletters

Got a story to tell or a picture to share? The newsletter is always looking for trip reports, pictures and interesting stories.  Contact the editor at wtcnewsletter@wildernesstravelcourse.org. Newsletter Archive All of our past newsletters may be downloaded from here.

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