Backcountry 101- Packing for an Overnight Trip

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 13 February, 2018
  • Time
    From 05:30 pm to 06:30 pm EST
  • Organizer
    MEC Toronto
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Toronto
    400 King Street West
    Toronto, ON

By the end of the session, participants will:

-          Be familiar with the essential equipment required for an overnight hiking/camping adventure, including:

·         The 10 Essentials

·         Appropriate Footwear

·         Clothing and layering systems

·         Cooking system

·         Sleeping system

·         Backpack

-          Understand the importance of a properly fitted pack

-          Know how to pack a backpack to ensure comfort and safety

 

Any questions or concerns please contact jdonald@mec.ca