Backcountry 101: Gear Repair - May14

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  • Date
    Monday, 14 May, 2018
  • Time
    From 05:30 pm to 06:30 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Victoria
    1450 Government St
    Victoria, BC

BASIC GEAR REPAIR FOR COMMON BACKCOUNTRY GEAR MALFUNCTIONS.

Join our camping specialists from 5:30 - 6:30pm for a FREE one-hour clinic designed to introduce you to some basic gear maintenance and repair tips and tricks to keep your favorite adventure pieces in working order.

  • By the end of this session, participants will be familiar 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

We will provide all the materials you need for this clinic. Come with your questions and a sense of adventure!

Please meet in the camping department in the south end of our store. 


Questions?

Please contact our Outreach Coordinator, Caitlin Brown at caitlin.brown@mec.ca or call the store at (250)386.2667


**Please note: Clinics are non-refundable and non-transferable.