Sun, May 16 | Bellvue

Backpacking Basics (FULL DAY CLASS) + Overnight Trek

Learn everything you need to know to go from day-hiker to multi-day trekker! One classroom sessions (5 hours, with a break) and an overnight trip where we put it all to practice! Date for classroom session: May 16 Dates for Overnight Trek: July 10-11
Registration is Closed
Backpacking Basics (FULL DAY CLASS) + Overnight Trek

Time & Location

May 16, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Bellvue, 708 Lodgepole Dr, Bellvue, CO 80512, USA

About The Event

Section 1: Planning & Gear

  • Choose your destination
  • Know local resources
  • Check/test all gear
  • Plan/prepare food
  • Ultralight vs Mid-Weight
  • Group gear     
    • Kitchen, Water Filtration, First Aid & Safety
    • Personal gear     
    • Pack, Sleeping bags, pads, tents, other..
  • Versatility and Function

Section 2: Food & Water + More!

  • Storage
  • Plan (Calories, Weight vs Nutrition)
  • Cooking/Kitchen Equipment
  • Water Plan
  • Filtration System
  • Staying healthy on-trail/First Aid
  • Wildlife
  • Fun & Games
  • Trail Etiquette/LNT
Tickets
Price
Quantity
Total
  • Full-Day Class ONLY
    $55
    $55
    0
    $0
  • Class + Overnight Trek
    $299
    $299
    0
    $0
Total$0