Lecture 1

Lecture: Backcountry Touring Course

Lecture 1 - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Backcountry course overview.

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  • Easy

Location: Tacoma Program center @ 6 PM

1. Course overview
2. Intro to touring equipment, with gear demonstration and discussion of pros/cons of various equipment choices:
3. Safe travel to the trailhead
4. Packing and carrying demonstration
5. Clothing discussion
6. Sun protection


Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

No equipment is required.

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