Winter backcountry 101 - Dec08

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  • Date
    Saturday, 08 December, 2018
  • Time
    From 10:00 am to 11:30 am PST
  • Organizer
    MEC North Vancouver
  • Price
  • Address
    212 Brooksbank Avenue
    North Vancouver, BC

Have you ever wanted to go winter camping? Want to learn best practices and how to snow camp safely and comfortably?

If you answered YES! then this is the clinic for you!

By the end of the session, participants will:

◾Be familiar with the essential equipment required for an overnight winter camping adventure

◾The 10 Essentials

◾Appropriate Footwear

◾Clothing and layering systems

◾Cooking systems 

◾Sleeping systems 

◾Know how to pack a backpack

◾Site selection and set up

The clinic is free but you do have to register. Happy Camping!


If you have any questions, please contact Terry Lui at or call the store at 604-990-4417