Free Class: Long Distance & Thru-Hiking Basics

Published by Wanderlust Outfitters

Saturday 14th of September 2019

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

120 State Street Saint Joseph, Michigan

2019-09-14 08:30:00 2019-09-14 10:00:00 America/Detroit Free Class: Long Distance & Thru-Hiking Basics Pick up valuable tips to prep for a long distance backpacking adventure. 120 State Street Saint Joseph, Michigan Wanderlust Outfitters

Pick up valuable tips to prep for a long distance backpacking adventure. We’ll share info that can help you put together a solid plan, including how to research trails, estimate food needs, packing, resupply methods, and transportation to/from trails. Plus more!

Instructors: Class of 2019 Appalachian Trail thru-hikers: Larry Ward (trail name: Denali) & Rick Runge (trail name: Lightfoot). Larry and Rick are natives of southwestern Michigan who happened to meet on the A.T. this season and are excited to share their fresh perspectives and experiences with the community. 

Max # Participants - 25
Cost: FREE

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