Long-Distance Backpacking - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center


Long-Distance Backpacking - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Join "triple crown" thru-hiker Brian Lewis for a discussion of the nuts and bolts of doing longer distance backpacking trips.

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  • Moderate

The program will start promptly at 6:30 pm and will end at 9:00 pm.

This clinic will include some idea o f what it's like to take longer trips , logistics, clothing and equipment, discussion of issues special to longer distances, and some suggested long distance trails to consider.  You don't need to be thinking of a multi-thousand mile backpacking trip to pick up ideas you can apply to whatever longer hike you might be contemplating. 


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