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Introduction to Backpacking at Mohican

Date and Time

Friday, May 11, 2018 3:00PM - Sunday, May 13, 2018 11:00AM

Location

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

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.




(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.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Starting at:

Adult: $149 member / $156 non-member
*Package includes 1 night camping at MOC. Friday Dinner, Saturday Breakfast and lunch prepared by MOC staff and Saturday night camping on the AT, Saturday dinner and Sunday breakfast and Lunch.


intro backpacking

Activities

Backpacking
Instruction (Skills)
Camping

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Mohican Outdoor Center

Difficulty

Easy-Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


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