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Intro to Backpacking Mohican Getaway

Date and Time

Friday, May 5, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017

Location

Mohican Outdoor Center,
New Jersey, Delaware Water Gap,
NJ

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact registrar below.



(best time to call: 9am-5pm Monday-Saturday)

Overview

This hands-on introduction to backpacking begins with Friday Night camping at the beautiful Mohican Outdoor Center. Saturday will be spent on the trail and Saturday night we'll rest at a wilderness campsite, returning to Mohican on Sunday. Skills taught include, but are not limited to: how to pack a backpack; layered clothing for a variety of weather conditions; navigation with maps; knots; and setting up camp. Bring hiking boots, already broken in. Boots, poles, packs, and stoves are available for free rental. Questions about Mohican Outdoor Center call 908-362-5670. Questions about the program please contact the leader.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $149 member / $156 non-member
*Friday and Saturday lodging, casual Friday dinner buffet 6-8 p.m., Saturday breakfast and dinner, trail lunch on Saturday and Sunday and two social hours. (NJ sales tax not included.)


AT near Mohican Outdoor Center

Activities

Backpacking
Hiking
Instruction (Skills)

Offered By

Delaware Valley (Pa.)

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Mohican Outdoor Center

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader