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Archived!!! Registration & Contact Us

This is a non-profit course. Registration funds are used for food, supplies, rental items, and limited stipends. All of the physicians teaching at the course are volunteers.

We are pleased at the success of our unique course, but unfortunately there is a limit to our capacity.  We do have to limit the number of registrants. Most years we have a waiting list.

Physicians: $360
Nurses/NP/PA: $260
Paramedics/ others: $225
Medical Students: $175
Residents outside WellSpan York Hospital: $175
Survival and Outdoor Skills Course for Kids: $125

Pre-Conference Workshops: $75 (choose Survival Skills or Search & Rescue)
WellSpan York Hospital Residents: no charge as the course is supported by the Residency

Cabins: $35 per night

RV w/ electrical hook-up: $20 per night

**Remember: Meals are provided at NO additional charge!! No charge for onsite camping!!

To register, please contact us at:‚Äč or call (717) 851-3393 and ask for Cathy (primary contact for registration) or call (717) 851-3070 and ask for Becky
Emergency Department Administration: (717) 851-2450

For questions regarding CME or FAWM, contact Martha Barrett at

For questions regarding the course content, directions or anything else, feel free to contact the course director, Eric Bowman, at

(When catching up on email from my July vacation, I discovered about a week's worth of emails were accidentally deleted from the server.  If I did not respond to your email, it is possible it was accidentally deleted.  Please feel free to resend).

Make checks payable to: "York Hospital"

Mail check to:
Emergency Department
Attention: Cathy Coulson
WellSpan York Hospital
1001 S. George St.
York, PA 17403

11th Annual Wilderness Medicine & Survival Skills Conference

September 15-17, 2017

Registration cap update: Kids' Course: 105%, Adults: 102%, Workshops: 75%

This is a final update.  Thanks to everyone who signed up for this course.  We guarantee a very fun and educational experience.  We started waiting lists for the course but will likely be able to accept everyone who signs up late.

We will try to accommodate a few last minute registrations.  Email Cathy to see where we are at with numbers.