Backcountry 101 - Packing for Overnight
PACK LIKE A PRO FOR YOUR NEXT OVERNIGHT HIKING TRIP!
Join our camping specialists from 11:00am-12:00pm for a FREE one-hour clinic designed to introduce you to the equipment required for a safe and comfortable trip and tips for backcountry travel.
By the end of this session, participants will be familiar with the essential equipment required for an overnight backcountry adventure, including:
- The 10 essentials for backcountry travel;
- Appropriate footwear;
- Clothing and layering systems;
- Cooking systems;
- Sleeping systems;
- Understanding the importance of a properly fitted backpack and learn how to pack your own.
We will provide all the materials you need for this clinic. Come with your questions and a sense of adventure!
Please meet in the camping department in the south end of our store.
Please contact our Outreach Coordinator, Caitlin Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the store at (250)386.2667