Date(s) - 03/09/2019 - 03/10/2019
South Carolina, Mountain Rest South Carolina
Our Class is designed for inexperienced or new backpackers. The boot camp combines hiking and camping in a backcountry setting. Our primary goal is to help members become self sufficient and confident with their gear and gain the skills required to be safe while hiking..
This event will involve hiking a total of approximately 10 miles over 2 days. The terrain where we will be hiking contains steep hills, ravines, drop offs, ledges, and rocky terrain, and can be strenuous at times. The trails may also be wet, slippery, muddy, and rocky. Drinking water will be obtained and filtered from area creeks or rivers.
Pack Shakedown before we hike
Leave no Trace Principles review
Multi Using your Gear
Starting a Fire in wet conditions
Water Filtration techniques
Meal Preparation/Food storage/Cookware
Foot care and Hygiene on the trail
Bookings are closed for this event.