This course develops leaders through various organized outdoor experiences. Students will be involved in the logistical arrangements necessary to implement two backcountry expeditions and will be exposed to technical skills needed for backcountry travel. Students will work and prepare assignments both individually and in small groups. Prerequisite: OLE 103. OLE 323 Environmental Education (3 hours, fall even years). This course looks at how new-age trends and philosophies have shaped the ecological agend...
Toccoa Falls College is located in an ideal setting for outdoor education. It has an abundance of rivers, mountains, lakes, wilderness areas within 30 minutes to an hour away. Mount Yonah. And Nantahala Rivers present great whitewater opportunities, and hiking/backpacking trails are numerous with the Appalachian Trail. Near by. The College has a very active Outdoor Club. That regularly takes advantage of the diverse and challenging recreational opportunities in the area.