Juan de Fuca Trail Prep - Jun16

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  • Date
    Sunday, 16 June, 2019
  • Time
    From 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Victoria
    1450 Government St
    Victoria, BC

Let us help you prepare for the Juan de Fuca Trail! Join our backcountry camping specialists to get you on the right foot for your upcoming trip. We'll introduce you to the equipment required for a safe and comfortable trip, as well as tips for backcountry travel.

Skill level: beginner

Format: knowledge-based, small group class

You’ll learn

  • Trip planning (logistics, registration, details pertaining to the Juan de Fuca Trail);
  • Must-see locations along the Juan de Fuca Trail;
  • Clothing and layering systems for your trip;
  • Meal planning for extended periods;
  • Understanding the importance of a properly fitting backpack, and how to pack your own like a pro!

Important notes

We’ll provide all the demo gear and know-how, but we won’t be repairing your gear during this clinic. You’ll learn the skills to fix your own gear at home.

Who’s teaching the clinic?

Our clinics are taught by friendly MEC staffers who are ready to answer any questions and share all the stuff they love about being outside. Everyone’s welcome!