Climbing To The Top Article Featuring Landmark Learning

“It’s about having different tools, so when one tool fails you have another one,” said Justin Padgett, instructor for the swift water rescue course and co-founder of Landmark Learning, the Cullowhee-based outdoor training school administering the course. “A lot of what we do is to help our students develop judgment, and they develop judgment with experience.” Recently, Holly Kays interviewed Justin Padgett and wrote an article "Climbing to the top: Local school a hub for outdoor training", featured in the Smoky Mountain News.

This article describes some of the hands-on experiences that students delve in to during a typical Landmark course and outlines Landmark's mission for the school and vision of it's capabilities. Check out the entire article here.