Beginners Camping Course and Trip




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Registration Fee: $125

Pre-trip classroom session: Wednesday evening, September 25th at SFCC campus
Overnight backpack fieldtrip: all weekend Saturday-Sunday, October 5-6 in Pecos Wilderness

Event Description

Make overnight camping an enjoyable experience by packing lighter. A classroom session on ultralight backpacking techniques is followed by an overnight backpack trip in the Pecos Wilderness. Activities include evaluating gear, planning your own trip, low impact camping, hygiene, water purification, adjusting to the weather and how to apply electronic tools both before and during the trip. No experience necessary and beginners are welcome. Brian Johnson is a wilderness trip leader with 40 years of backpacking experience.

Course Registration Number 21658 (CRN 21658)