MEC Winnipeg Backcountry 101 - Gear Repair - Sep14

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  • Date
    Thursday, 14 September, 2017
  • Time
    From 05:30 pm to 06:30 pm CDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Winnipeg
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Winnipeg
    303 Portage Avenue
    Winnipeg, MB

GEAR REPAIR

PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE TO SECURE YOUR SPOT!

An introduction to the skills required for basic gear repair for common backcountry gear malfunctions. By the end of the session, you will be familiiar with:

  • Repair tent pole elastic cord
  • Repair tent pole
  • Patching clothing and fabrics
  • Zipper repair (including stuck, separated and broken zippers)
  • Tent pad hole repair
  • Cleaning & Waterproofing gear

MEC WINNIPEG BACKCOUNTRY 101 SERIES

Learn what you'll need to bring on your backcountry camping excursions, how to plan for a safe, positive adventure while keeping the wilderness you enjoy clean and healthy.


MEC WINNIPEG BACKCOUNTRY 101 LEADERS

 Nolan Sawatzky

Andrew Dunn 


Street parking is available in the Downtown Biz district. Spend $10 or more in store after your clinic, and you will receive an hour worth of reimbursed parking in the Parkade on Ellice and Smith.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our friendly MEC Winnipeg Outreach and Learning Coordinator Winston at winston.to@mec.ca or 204-943-4202.