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Seneca Creek WV Beginner Backpack (2C15)

Date and Time

Friday, June 23, 2017 3:00PM - Sunday, June 25, 2017 10:00AM

Location

Spruce Knob WV,
West Virginia,
WV

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

A great trip for beginner backpackers. Camp out two nights a total distance of 15 miles. Start with a gentle hike in on Seneca Creek Trail a few miles. Set up a base camp for the weekend and do a loop hike on Saturday. Gentle hike uphill on Sunday to starting point. Lots of waterfalls and stream crossings. Lots of time for swimming and relaxing. Some elevation gain but mostly spread out over the trip. Please register using link below. If you are not already a member of our Yahoo Backpackers Group, please join by going to groups.yahoo.com/group/AMC-NY-Backpacking/join. Please provide your full name and AMC membership number. As a member you will receive notification of short notice backpacking trips and other backpack-related information which you may find interesting.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Related Link(s):

Seneca Creek Map


Seneca Creek Trail WV

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Open

Difficulty

2C15

Audience

Families


Leader




I have been leading backpacking trips for the Appalachian Mountain Club and the Adirondack Mountain Club since 1975. I enjoy taking the time to look at the scenery and have a relatively slow pace. I am patient with beginners and enjoy helping them learn new skills.