Introduction to Fastpacking


Introduction to Fastpacking - Bellevue Public Library

Join us and expert fastpackers Ben Luedke and Kevin Pazaski for a one-hour introduction to fastpacking. Get inspiration and real-life tips and check out some cool gear.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Please meet at the Bellevue Public Library, 1111 110th Avenue NE, Bellevue WA 98004, at 7:00pm. We will be in meeting room 3. We'll aim to start promptly. This session will last 1 hour. Free parking is available in the library's parking garage.

Learn how to transform your backpacking, or change your day hiking or trail running into fastpacking. Fastpacking combines lighter and ultralight backpacking gear and techniques to enable you to go lighter and travel farther but also stay out overnight safely. Carry less, but see and do more! This session includes a gear show and tell and Q&A.


Bellevue Public Library

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

None, just your interest!

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