BACKPACKING BUILDING BLOCKS BASICS LECTURE 2 - Online Classroom

Lecture: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

BACKPACKING BUILDING BLOCKS BASICS LECTURE 2 - Online Classroom

This lecture is one of two required for graduation from the B3 course, introducing basic skills and gear important to comfort and safety during a backpack trip. WE WILL CONDUCT THIS SESSION VIA VIDEO CONFERENCE - see Meeting Place-Time section below for info on how to connect.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

The program starts at 6:30PM sharp and ends at 9PM.   The best engagement in the session will come if you can join on a laptop or desktop computer, so that you can see the presentation and participate in breakout sessions with your mentor group.   You would also be able to see the presentation and participate in breakout sessions from your smartphone if you install the zoom app.  

To log into the meeting, click on this link from your laptop, desktop or smartphone:    https://zoom.us/j/360824219.  If you are asked for a meeting ID, use 360 824 219.

Please contact the session leader if you do not have access to a laptop, desktop or smartphone to participate in the session.

This lecture covers backpack food planning, prep and storage;  choosing your sleep system;  choosing your pack and packing your pack.

Route/Place
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

None

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