Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack

Field trip: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack - Baker Lake

This field trip will give B3 students the opportunity to try out gear and new skills on an overnight backpack with some experienced mentors.

  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 300 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

Meet at the south lake trailhead Saturday morning at 8am.  We'll start hiking at 8:20am.

A good early season destination along the East Bank trail of Baker Lake.  See and

Early priority registration will be given to students in Sarah's mentor group  from April 1 through April 10 at 8pm.  Then any B3 students can email Sarah at for leader permission to sign-up.  Permission requests are not accepted before this registration opening.


Baker Lake

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials, plus overnight gear as specified by the trip leader

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