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November 25, 2018 at 9:00 am

Backcountry Skills Intro Class

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Details

Introduction to Backcountry Skills Class
Fitness level 2: Easy Active
Skill level 1: Beginner
Minimum age: 10
Group size: 10

Getting ready to head into the wilderness for the first time and not sure what you need to know or do to have a successful trip? Hone your skills during this outing while we will discuss the importance of proper planning, equipment selection, and other fundamental backcountry skills. This outing will include ample opportunity for demonstrations, discussion, skills practice and questions during a hike that will cover approximately 3 miles.

Learn:
-Key elements of pre-trip planning for backcountry travel
-Basic concepts of navigation with map & compass and GPS
-Proper clothing and equipment selection for the terrain and weather -Emergency preparedness (nutrition – hygiene – shelter – water)

Member price: $60
Non-Member price: $80

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When

November 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 30, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on October 27, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on November 25, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on December 15, 2018 at 9:00am

Where

Cullinan Park Conservancy
12414 Highway 6 S
Sugar Land, TX 77498 United States

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