We will learn about useful knots to utilize while backpacking. We will also discuss how to navigate and calculate the time it takes to complete a route. Participants will have the opportunity to explore other tools such as guide books and online apps that are helpful in guiding our decision-making process.
Welcome to backpacking! Curious about what backpacking is and if you can do it? Learn to backpack with this series of 2-hour workshops. Teaming up with 3 Rivers Outdoor Company, the series will prepare you for your first solo or group backpacking trip. From the gear to use to the meals to cook, we are with you every step of the way.. Take all workshops or select a few. At the end of the series, join us on a spring, summer, and fall beginner backpacking trip.