BACKPACKING BUILDING BLOCKS "DEMO DAY" - Eastgate Elementary School

Field trip: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

BACKPACKING BUILDING BLOCKS "DEMO DAY" - Eastgate Elementary School

This 6 hour hands-on demonstration day is required for graduation from the Backpacking Building Blocks course.

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EASTGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL GYM, 4255 153rd Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98006

Information will be provided to students in advance about how to dress for the day and when/where to arrive.

During this 6-hour hands-on class, students will visit several indoor and outdoor stations where experienced backpack leaders will demonstrate various categories of gear - shelters and sleep systems, clothing, footwear, backpacks, packing a pack - and the different food options for backpacking.  You will have the opportunity to get a close look, compare and understand your options, ask a lot of questions, and get information about prices and where to go to rent or buy some of the options.

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Eastgate Elementary School


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Warm clothing and raingear.

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