FIND ACTIVITIES

I: Intermediate Winter Backpacking

Date and Time

Friday, February 23, 2018 7:30PM - Sunday, February 25, 2018 4:30PM

Location

Cardigan Lodge, Alexandria NH,
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

For those who have mastered the basics of three-season backpacking. Instruction on general winter mountain safety, snowshoeing, equipment, proper camp site selection and set up, cooking, trail finding, map and compass, off-trail navigation, weather, trip planning, nutrition, and emergency situations. Students will need winter clothing, -20° or lower sleeping bag, and a foam pad. Tents may be provided if needed. Group will participate in indoor lectures and evening programs, sleeping outside Friday/Saturday night, and preparing two meals outdoors. Workshop will begin promptly at 7:30pm on Friday, and ends Sunday around 4:30pm. includes lodging, excellent meals, materials, and instruction. For further info and to register, visit http://amcnh.registration.qilan.com, Send payment with completed application. You must be 18+ to attend. For more info, please contact Director Rick Silverberg.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $165 member / $185 non-member
*Friday and Saturday night lodging, Breakfast and Dinner Saturday and Sunday, Lunch Sunday. Training materials

Related Link(s):

http://amcnh.registration.qilan.com

Driving Directions


Driving Directions wil be send with your registration confirmation

Cardigan Lodge

Activities

Backpacking
Instruction (Skills)
Camping

Offered By

New Hampshire

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Cardigan Lodge

Difficulty

moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader




(best time to call: 7:00 pm -10:30 pm Tuesday and Friday evening)

Winter leader since 1976, Director NH Chapter Winter and Spring school since 1981. Chairman AMC club wide Outdoor Leadership development committee

Leader



(best time to call: 7:00-10:00 pm)