Backcountry 101 -June 15

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  • Date
    Saturday, 15 June, 2019
  • Time
    From 02:00 pm to 03:30 pm UTC
  • Organizer
    MEC North Vancouver
  • Price
  • Address
    Mountain Equipment Co-op North Vancouver
    212 Brooksbank Ave
    North Vancouver, BC


Have you ever thought about camping overnight in the backcountry but don't quite have the knowledge to do it? If this sounds like you, we have the solution! A clinic dedicated to surviving an overnight camping trip. By the end of the session, participants will:

  • Be familiar with the essential equipment required for an overnight 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 call the store at 604-990-4417