Backpack Trip Planning Clinic - Online Classroom

Lecture: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

Backpack Trip Planning Clinic - Online Classroom

This clinic will provide valuable information, skills and tools to help you find the best destination for your trip and develop a trip plan that will prepare you for a safe and successful adventure.

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This program will begin promptly at 6:30PM and end at 9PM.   The zoom login details will be emailed to everyone on the roster no later than the morning of May 18.

At this clinic backpackers will learn helpful tips, get exposed to handy online and digital tools and carry away  some handy templates and skills to select a destination, get necessary information about topography, water, camps, access, seasonal trail conditions and  weather, and develop a trip plan including transportation, gear, food, water and emergency alternatives.

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