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Beginning Backpacking Workshop

Date and Time

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Location

Gilsland Farm Maine Audubon , Falmouth ME,
Maine, Southern and Mid-Coast,
ME

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

The introduction to backpacking workshop is for beginners and experienced hikers who would like to take the next step from day hiking to multi-day trips. The workshop will cover the basics needed for a safe and enjoyable three season backpacking trip. Topics include: conditioning for backpacking, planning a backpacking trip, dealing with emergencies, food & water considerations, selection of appropriate clothing and footwear, and gear for backpacking. Have your questions on backpacking answered , see backpacking gear, and a demonstration of how to load a backpack. Register for this workshop online or contact Bill Brooke for more information.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free



Activity

Instruction (Skills)

Offered By

Maine

Status

Open

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader



(best time to call: before 9pm)