Lightweight Hiking & Backpacking Gear Seminar - Redmond Public Library

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Lightweight Hiking & Backpacking Gear Seminar - Redmond Public Library

Learn how to carve 10%-50% from your pack weight in this class in an affordable and safe fashion.

  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

 The seminar will start promptly at 6:30PM at the Redmond Public Library, 15990 NE 85th St, Redmond, WA 98052, and will go until 9PM.  

Wonder how lightening your load can make your hiking and backpacking life easier? Maybe you’re carrying equipment for you and the kids, perhaps you’re trying to save your knees, or you just like the idea of traveling faster and further? What is “lightweight”?...Does it cost a lot to go lightweight?…what’s the latest in lightweight and lightweight gear?

This course you how to choose the right gear to fit your personal goals, budget, style, needs and trip conditions rather than taking the one-gear-fits-all approach. We provide extensive coverage and demonstrations of the latest clothing, gear and food to help you design your own individual system. 


Redmond Public Library

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