Wilderness First Responder Training Information and Registration


Course Dates:

June 8-15, 2022 at YMCA Camp Hi-Rock

Course Description:

Wilderness First Responder is the industry standard in Wilderness Medicine, ideal for anyone working professionally as an outdoor leader or responsible for the care of groups in the backcountry. This course is a 72-hour 8-day event combining classroom learning, hands-on skills training, and practical scenarios.


Camp Hi-Rock is nestled among 1,000 acres in the Berkshire’s Southern Taconic Mountain Range, surrounded by conservation forest, and centered around our pristine, private, ninety-acre lake.


$775 per participant. Participants must be 18 years or older.

Room & Board:

Room and Board costs are variable depending on lodging choice. Please see below for available options and costs. Meal service is included and we offer well-balanced, family-friendly meals. Vegetarian meals are available and we can accommodate specific dietary requests with advance notice.

Choose one option:

  • Cabin with separate shared bathroom facilities – $225
    • Additional first night – $32
  • Cabin with en suite bathroom – $336
    • Additional first night – $55
  • Dorm style room with shared bathroom in hallway – $373
    • Additional first night – $60

Please email Barbara Nibur at barbie@camphirock.org.


Register Online:

To register online, please click here to create an account with our online registration system. Once you receive log in details, you will be able to register under the “Group Registration” tab.

Paper Registration:

To print and mail the registration form, please download the WFR Training Registration Form and return the completed form to:

    • Mail: YMCA Camp Hi-Rock ATTN: WFR Registration 544 East Street Mount Washington, MA 01258
    • Fax: 413-528-4234
    • Email: tanya@camphirock.org