2014 Programs

Mountain Campus

Course Title Instructor Dates Cost
Bighorn National Forest a Plein Air Celebration of Wildflowers Linda Hartman & Mike Beeman June 22-28 $625 – $1,300
Wilderness First Responder NOLS  June 29-July 8 $625 – $975
Wilderness Hiking / Wildflowers of Wyo Dave Munsick &       Dan Bergey  July 1 $107
Night Sky Observation Ray Oltion  July 19-20 $95
Horse Pack Trip Spear-O Staff  July 20-24 $800
Intro to Canoeing Wendy Smith  July 26-27 $207
Art Workshop Neltje & MaryJane Edwards  July 30-Aug 1 $275
Field Based Environmental Science: Examining Global Problems through a Local Lens Dave Munsick &
Scott Hadorn
Dutch Oven Cooking  Mike Bauman  Aug 2-3 $275
Horse Pack Trip Spear-O Staff  Aug 12-16 $800
Bighorn Mountain Fly Fishing Bob Krumm  Aug 15-17 $325
Backpacking Dave Malutich  Aug 22-24 $275
Intro to Rock Climbing Tom Johannesmeyer  TBD $275


How to register:  SIGN UP EARLY, space is limited in all classes!

  • On-line
  • By phone: (307) 674-6446 x2200
  • In person: Sheridan College Registration Office, Gillette College Registration Office, or Sheridan College in Johnson County

Questions ~ call Julie Davidson – Director of Recreation & Outdoor Education
(307) 674-6446 x 8350

What to expect when taking a class @ Spear-O-Wigwam:


All participants will be expected to arrive at the Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus 10 minutes prior to class beginning;  students are responsible for their own transportation.  However, if transportation is an obstacle, please contact us.


All meals, snacks and drinks will be provided while staying at Spear-O-Wigwam. Please let us know if you have any allergies or specific requirements when you register for a course.


Excluding Backpacking and Horse Packing, all Summer 2014 class participants will be housed in Spear-O-Wigwam cabins.


Upon registration, each student will be given an equipment list provided by the course instructor.


Course participants are welcome to fish during their free time at Spear-O-Wigwam; however, you must provide your own fishing equipment and have a current Wyoming fishing license. (There will be no place to purchase one once you are at Spear-O)

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