Backcountry 101 - Gear Repair Basics

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  • Date
    Friday, 14 September, 2018
  • Time
    From 07:00 pm to 08:00 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Edmonton
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Edmonton
    11904 104 Ave
    Edmonton, AB
  • BACKCOUNTRY 101 SERIES

     

    THIS CLINIC TAKES PLACE AT THE DOWNTOWN LOCATION: 11904 104 AVENUE

     


    Join our camping specialists every Friday night from 7pm - 8pm for a clinic designed to introduce you to the skills and equipment required for your next trip into the wilds!  We will cover everything from gear essentials, safety and tips from our experts.

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


    Also offered:

    • Intro to Camping Equipment
    • Intro to Map and Compass Navigation 
    • Backcountry Safety
    • Intro to Knot Tying
    • Intro to Digital Navigation
    • Intro to Camp Cooking
    • Intermediate Knot Tying 
    • Gear Repair Basics
    • Backcountry Hiking
    • Alberta's Iconic Hikes (Tonquin, Skoki, Skyline, Great Divide)

    Any questions can be directed to Outreach Coordinator Josephine Baran: josephine.baran@mec.ca or contact the store at 780 488 6614