Backcountry 101 - Camping Overnight Canoe Trip

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  • Date
    Saturday, 23 April, 2016
  • Time
    From 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
  • Organizer
    MEC London
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC London
    1230 Wellington Road Unit 111
    London, ON
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Have you ever thought about  and overnight canoe camping trip but don't quite have the knowledge to do it? If this sounds like you, we have the solution! A clinic dedicated to surviving an overnight canoe camping trip.


By the end of the session, participants will be familiar with the essential equipment required for an overnight canoe camping adventure, including:

  • The 10 Essentials
  • Appropriate Footwear
  • Clothing and layering systems
  • Cooking system
  • Sleeping system
  • Canoe Essentials
  • Know how to pack a backpack to ensure comfort and safety
  • Barrel camping
  • Site selection and set up

Happy Camping!


The clinic is free but please do register below as spaces are limited. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Alethia Hazaras at or call the store 519-668-6657 x263