Intro to Backpacking Lecture 1

Lecture: Introduction to Backpacking

Intro to Backpacking Lecture 1 - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

This is the first lecture session of the Introduction to Backpacking course

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

The session will start at 7 pm at the Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center 2302 North 30th St. in Old Town, Tacoma. Please arrive 15 min early to sign in and get seated. Session will end by 9 pm.

this Lecture will cover Basics of Trip Planning and Selection; Gear, and Nutrition and Fitness


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

There is no required gear for this lecture.  However if you have gear that you would like an opinion on, you may bring it and we can discuss briefly after class.

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