Deep in the wilds of Northern Minnesota, a group of friends enjoys a serene paddle across a scenic lake. However, on the second day of the trip, the weather turns stormy and dangerous, and before they can reach the shore, a strong wind gust flips their canoes upside down. Everything -- and everyone -- is dumped into the water. Some items sink and others float away, including the paddles. With only ten salvaged items, the group must work together as they struggle to survive on the deserted shores of Lake McEwen.
HRDQ Team Adventure Series training simulations are a popular choice for team development training. They're an effective way to introduce the concept of synergy and help team members quickly develop vital group-process skills such as consensus decision making, problem-solving, communication, and conflict resolution in a nonthreatening learning environment.