Full course description
Introduction to Lightweight Backpacking
This course will have online preparation sessions to get you ready for our trip! We will work together to plan food, gear, and logistics for a 4 day, 3 night backpacking trip. Some gear can be provided for you, but you are encouraged to purchase some lightweight gear for yourself - but we will help advise you on cost effective ways to do so!
Includes world-class backpacking guides and instruction; Group gear, e.g. first aid supplies, repair kit, and emergency communication device; Meals (breakfasts, lunches, and dinners); Demo gear, including shelters, sleeping bags, and backpacks.
When: Summer 2021 dates coming soon Duration: Four days
Price: $ 839
Where: Franconia Notch (subject to change) Instructor: Dr. Ben Mirkin