FIND ACTIVITIES

I: Intermediate Three-Season Backpacking

Date and Time

Friday, April 27, 2018 7:30PM - Sunday, April 29, 2018 4:30PM

Location

Cardigan lodge,
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

For those with some three season backpacking background who desire to learn the more advanced practices of three-season backpacking. Instruction in higher mountain safety, hiking longer with a full overnight pack, equipment, proper camp site selection and set up, cooking, trail finding, map and compass, off-trail navigation, weather, trip planning, route planning, nutrition, and emergency situations. Students will need a good three-season sleeping bag (+20 degree F), warm clothing, rain gear and foam pad. Tents may be provided if needed. Students in this section will spend the bulk of their time out doors, sleeping outside Friday and Saturday night. The group will prepare Saturday breakfast and dinner and Sunday breakfast outdoors. Workshop will begin promptly at 7:30pm on Friday, ending Sunday afternoon at 4:30pm. Cost is $165/members, $185/non-members,and includes lodging, excellent meals, materials, and instruction. For further information and to register and pay online, go to AMC_registration.ccntr.org, or send a business-sized SASE to Larry Yetter 15 Westgate Rd, Mont Vernon NH, 03037. Please only send check or money with completed application. Must be 18 years or older to attend. For more information, please contact Director Rick Silverberg (603-225-5921) from 7-10:30pm).

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $165 member / $185 non-member
*2 nights camping out near Cardigan lodge , 2 breakfasts dinner Saturday night , Lunch Sunday , training and materials.

Related Link(s):

Http://AMC_registration.ccntr.org

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Activities

Backpacking
Instruction (Skills)

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)

AMC Trip leader since 1976 .AMC NH Chapter Winter and Spring school Director since 1982. Chairman of AMC Club wide outdoor leadership development committee

Leader



(best time to call: 6:00 pm -9:30 pm)