Introduction to Hiking


Introduction to Hiking - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

This seminar will prepare new hikers to get out on the trail

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Seminar is at the Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center, 2302 N. 30th St in Old Town Tacoma .  Seminar starts at 6:30 pm; please arrive 15 min early to get settled.

We will cover all the basics in an information - filled 2 hour session focusing on what you need to get out right away. Topics will include where to hike, how to chose a hike, how to stay safe, what gear you really need, and much more.


Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

No equipment is required.  Participants may bring their own hiking gear if they wish to ask questions of instructors after the session.

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