Date and Time
Friday, April 27, 2018 7:30PM - Sunday, April 29, 2018 4:30PM
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,
Registration is required for this activity.
For those with a lot three season backpacking background who desire to learn the more advanced practices of extended , week or longer three-season backpacking. Instruction in higher mountain safety, hiking longer with a full overnight pack, equipment, proper camp site selection and set up, cooking, food planning for extended trips trail finding, map and compass, off-trail navigation, weather, trip planning, including resupply ,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. Be prepared to hike 3 to 5 miles with a full pack. 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, 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
/ $185 non-member
*2 nights camping out near Cardigan lodge , 2 breakfasts dinner Saturday night , Lunch Sunday , training and materials.