Backcountry 101 - Packing for an Overnight Trip - Jul18

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 18 July, 2017
  • Time
    From 06:00 pm to 07:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Langley
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Langley
    6121 200th St.
    Langley, BC

PACK LIKE A PRO FOR YOUR NEXT OVERNIGHT HIKING TRIP!

Join our camping specialist 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!