Backcountry 101 - Introduction to UltraLight Backpacking - Apr24

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 24 April, 2018
  • Time
    From 06:30 pm to 07:30 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Kelowna
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC Kelowna
    1876 Cooper Rd #100
    Kelowna, BC

UltraLight Backpacking

By the end of the session, participants will:
  • Be familiar with the essential equipment required for an ultralight backpacking adventure, including:

  • Lightweight packs
  • Appropriate Footwear
  • Clothing and layering systems
  • Dehydrated food & Lightweight cooking systems
  • Sleeping system
  • Make sound decisions on gear selection by weight


Come with your questions and enjoy a hour-long session prepping you for adventure.

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