Weekend Trips

Youth activity: Junior MAC - SPRING

Weekend Trips - Hope Island

Weekend trips for Jr MAC youth and their families to get out, practice their outdoor skills, and enjoy the beautiful outdoors.

  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 12.0 nm

We will discuss meeting time and location in our pre-trip meeting. 

This will be our final trip - an overnight sea-kayak-packing trip. We will dial in our sea-kayaking skills learned over the last few months while bringing our things for an overnight. 


students will earn:


Hope Island

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

All required equipment, with a few exceptions, is available to be borrowed from the Mountaineers. Before each trip, an itinerary/packing list will be distributed to the group that details all necessary gear and information for the trip. 

If families want to bring their own gear, here are some items you may find useful for most trips:


Hiking boots

Wool socks

Non-cotton active clothing and insulating layers

First Aid Kit

Trip Reports