Introduction to Backpacking

First of two lecture sessions for our introductory backpacking class.
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This is the first of two lectures in our Introductory Backpacking class.  The second lecture is March 22. A Field Trip date will be selected also.

The class will be posted and open for registration soon.

The class will cover Backpacking fundamentals such as trip selection and safety, clothing and gear, food and nutrition, and practical skills.