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REI Outdoor School Greater San Francisco Bay Area

Classes and Outings in Climbing, Cycling, Hiking & Camping, Navigation, Outdoor Photography, Paddling, and Wilderness Medicine.

REI OUTDOOR SCHOOL CLASSES AND EVENTS IN THE GREATER SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA

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4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class
Learn basic Climbing skills and technique including specialized equipment use, proper fit of specialized equipment, site safety, knot tying, belay technique, basic climbing technique. This course is designed for new climbers or gym trained climbers looking to transition to the outdoor experience.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00
Closed
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking at Fort Ord
Join us to ride at one of the central coast's premier Mtn. Bike destinations: Historic Fort Ord. Our instructors teach basic mountain biking techniques including shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided for those without a bike. Ages 14 and older.

Location: Fort Ord | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00
Closed
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Coastal Kayaking Class
This course is designed for those who want to kayak in a coastal environment. Students will learn about proper kayak and gear selection, how to read a tide log, and the fundamental paddle strokes to control your kayak.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00
Closed
4/19/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00
Cancelled
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00
Closed
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Hike the Iconic Peaks of the San Francisco Bay Area | Adventure
You dont have to go to the Sierra's to find a peak to climb. Join us for a hike up one the Bay Area's iconic peaks. Our instructors will help guide you and give you tips on hiking steep inclines and what to bring.

Location: Mission Peak | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00
Cancelled
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking Class
On easy terrain, our instructors teach basic techniques such as shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided free for those without a bike. Recommended for ages 14 and older; under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Location: Fort Ord | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00
Closed
4/19/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00
Cancelled
4/19/2014 12:45 - 2:45 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00
Closed
4/19/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00
Closed
4/19/2014 3:15 - 5:15 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00
Closed
4/19/2014 3:30 - 5:30 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00
Closed
4/20/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Bouldering - Rock Climbing Class
Set the ropes aside and launch into the exciting world of bouldering! Join our professional climbing instructors for a day introducing you to outdoor bouldering, spotting falls, and advanced body movement to get you to the top of your climbs.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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4/20/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Hiking the Bay Area's Best Places
Come join an REI Outdoor School Instructor on a hike in one of the Bay Area's best hiking places. We'll introduce you to local natural gems, teach you a few tips to making hiking more comfortable and help you hike at your own pace. See class / session details for which "Best Hike" we'll be doing.

Location: Monte Bello Open Space | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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4/20/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Geocaching Kayak Tour of Redwood City Marina and Bair Island
Join us for a Geocaching treasure hunt by kayak as we paddle the sloughs and marinas around Bair Island. We'll provide the kayaks and basic instruction, then follow our GPS's to find some of the elusive 5-star caches hidden on the water.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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4/20/2014 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM PDT

Wildlife & Birding Kayak Expedition | Adventure
Discover the abundant plant and animal life living in and around our local scenic waterways on a kayaking expedition with REI Outdoor School. Join our professional kayak guides and naturalists while they help you discover and learn about the many plant, animal, and migratory bird species that call our waters home.

Location: Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento Valley | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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4/20/2014 2:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Technique & Movement One-on-One Instruction
Do you know the basics of climbing but want to improve your technique? Join our professional climbing instructors for a day of learning to improve your footwork, handwork, and body movement to advance your climbing skills! This course is for people who have learned basic belaying and climbing movement and are ready to advance.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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4/22/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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4/25/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Nighttime Photography Class
Take advantage of a beautiful night to hone your photography skills! We will photograph some of the areas best sites at night, starscapes, and discuss techniques for shooting in limited light. We'll also cover exposure bracketing and the use of a tripod.

Location: Mission Peak | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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4/25/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening Kayak Tour - San Francisco Bay
Break out of your usual evening routine and join our instructors for a night-time tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic paddle instruction, using easy-to-paddle tandem (two-person) kayaks, then head out for a short paddle by starlight. No experience is required, but taking a Learn to Kayak Class is recommended.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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4/26/2014 - 4/27/2014 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Backpacking Class
Take your first backpack trip with the experts! Learn about what to bring, how to carry it, what and how to cook, how to manage water, navigation and camp skills, and much more in an intensive 2 day course. The load will be light and the trail easy, designed with beginners in mind.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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4/26/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Anchors Class - Natural & Fixed Protection
We will cover climbing gear, knots, evaluation and use of natural and fixed protection, and equalizing the forces on the anchor. This is a hands on program where you will build climbing anchors. This outing will focus on construction and assessment of anchors.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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4/26/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Monterey Bay Trail Cycling Day Tour | Cycling | Adventure
Come cycle with us and experience the best of the California Coast. Tour cost includes lunch & bikes (if requested). We will ride the coast trail and back roads of old Fort Ord with lunch at a scenic spot by the bay. Be sure to check out our other regional bike tours: Livermore Wine Country and the Pescadero Coast Region.

Location: Monterey Bay Trail | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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4/26/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Backcountry Navigation with a Map & Compass
Are you heading into the woods and want to learn how to use your map & compass properly? This class will teach you how to translate what is on your map to the surrounding area. How to use your compass easily and effectively to find your location, putting the Map & Compass together to plan your route and adjust as needed.

Location: Mt. Tamalpais: Rock Springs | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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4/26/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Bouldering - Rock Climbing Class
Set the ropes aside and launch into the exciting world of bouldering! Join our professional climbing instructors for a day introducing you to outdoor bouldering, spotting falls, and advanced body movement to get you to the top of your climbs.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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4/26/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Scenic Sierra Hike
Join the REI Outdoor School on our next hike where we will introduce you to the flora, fauna and geology of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and teach you a few tips to stay comfortable hiking at your own pace. See location details for our next hiking destination.

Location: Donner Summit Sno-Park, Northern Sierra | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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4/26/2014 2:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Technique & Movement One-on-One Instruction
Do you know the basics of climbing but want to improve your technique? Join our professional climbing instructors for a day of learning to improve your footwork, handwork, and body movement to advance your climbing skills! This course is for people who have learned basic belaying and climbing movement and are ready to advance.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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4/28/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Berkeley REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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4/30/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Outdoor Photography Basics - Adjustable Compact and SLR Cameras
Find out the basics you need to know about the functions of your camera. We will cover aperture, shutter speed, exposure settings, composition, file size and type.

Location: Berkeley REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/2/2014 2:00 - 3:30 PM PDT

Learn to Climb Class for Kids 5-7 yrs old
Learn the basics of rock climbing in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. You'll learn about basic gear and how to put on a climbing harness, and then practice climbing technique on an indoor climbing wall. All climbing gear provided. This class is for kids 5-7 yrs old - responsible adult must accompany the child.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $35.00
Non Member: $55.00

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5/2/2014 4:00 - 5:30 PM PDT

Learn to Climb Class for Kids 8-12 yrs old
Learn the basics of rock climbing in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. You'll learn about basic gear and how to put on a climbing harness, how to belay and then practice climbing technique on an indoor climbing wall. All climbing gear provided. Responsible adult must accompany the child.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $35.00
Non Member: $55.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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5/2/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Learn to Climb Class
Learn the basics of rock climbing in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. You'll learn about basic gear and how to put on a climbing harness, how to belay and then practice climbing technique on an indoor climbing wall. Class size is kept to a minimum to allow for individualized instruction. All climbing gear provided.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/2/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening SUP Tour of San Francisco Bay
Break out of your evening routine and join REI for a night-time SUP tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic instruction, then head out for a short paddle by sunset/starlight.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00
Cancelled
5/2/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening Kayak Tour - San Francisco Bay
Break out of your usual evening routine and join our instructors for a night-time tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic paddle instruction, using easy-to-paddle tandem (two-person) kayaks, then head out for a short paddle by starlight. No experience is required, but taking a Learn to Kayak Class is recommended.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/3/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking Class
On easy terrain, our instructors teach basic techniques such as shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided free for those without a bike. Recommended for ages 14 and older; under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Location: Lake Lagunitas: Mountain Biking | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

Spots left: 2

5/3/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Backcountry Cooking Class | Family
In this hands-on field course, REI Outdoor School instructors will teach you how to build a camp kitchen, design a menu and prepare tasty, nutritious meals. All stoves, kitchen materials and food ingredients are provided (with options for both vegetarians and meat eaters).

Location: Tilden Regional Park: Quarry Picnic Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/3/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Backcountry Navigation With a GPS
Head out into the field for a day of hands-on GPS navigation training. You'll learn how to enter waypoints, use the tracklog on your GPS, and transfer information between the unit and your map. If you own a GPS unit, please bring it. We recommend Map and Compass Navigation Basics or equivalent prior to this outing.

Location: Monte Bello Open Space | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/3/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

Spots left: 7

5/3/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

Spots left: 2

5/3/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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5/3/2014 9:15 - 11:15 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

Class Full

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5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Backpacking Class
Take your first backpack trip with the experts! Learn about what to bring, how to carry it, what and how to cook, how to manage water, navigation and camp skills, and much more in an intensive 2 day course. The load will be light and the trail easy, designed with beginners in mind.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

Spots left: 6

5/3/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/3/2014 12:00 - 2:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/4/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Road Cycling Class
This outing is perfect for beginning cyclists who know the basics of riding but are looking to explore the rapidly growing sport of Road Cycling. We'll cover the bike, basic riding techniques, risk management, law, riding etiquette, and basic bike maintenance skills.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/4/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Bouldering - Rock Climbing Class
Set the ropes aside and launch into the exciting world of bouldering! Join our professional climbing instructors for a day introducing you to outdoor bouldering, spotting falls, and advanced body movement to get you to the top of your climbs.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

Spots left: 2

5/4/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

Spots left: 9

5/4/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/4/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/4/2014 2:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Technique & Movement One-on-One Instruction
Do you know the basics of climbing but want to improve your technique? Join our professional climbing instructors for a day of learning to improve your footwork, handwork, and body movement to advance your climbing skills! This course is for people who have learned basic belaying and climbing movement and are ready to advance.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/7/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Berkeley REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/8/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Mountain View REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/8/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Sea Kayak Navigation and Trip Planning Class
Learn the basics of kayak navigation to help plan your next trip. Our professional REI Outdoor School instructor will teach you how to read nautical charts, use tides to your advantage, navigate around other boat traffic and show you the equipment you need to have a successful kayak trip.

Location: Berkeley REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $20.00
Non Member: $40.00

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5/9/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening Kayak Tour - San Francisco Bay
Break out of your usual evening routine and join our instructors for a night-time tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic paddle instruction, using easy-to-paddle tandem (two-person) kayaks, then head out for a short paddle by starlight. No experience is required, but taking a Learn to Kayak Class is recommended.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/9/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening SUP Tour of San Francisco Bay
Break out of your evening routine and join REI for a night-time SUP tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic instruction, then head out for a short paddle by sunset/starlight.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Kayak Day Tour - Tomales Bay
Join REI for a kayaking tour of Tomales Bay. Situated along Point Reyes National Seashore, Tomales Bay is one of the largest protected bays on the west coast, and is home to harbor seals, bat rays, leopard sharks, osprey, egrets, pelicans, and thule elk. Previous kayaking experience necessary (Intro to Coastal Kayaking Class or equivalent skills)

Location: Tomales Bay State Park - Heart's Desire Beach | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/10/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class
Learn basic Climbing skills and technique including specialized equipment use, proper fit of specialized equipment, site safety, knot tying, belay technique, basic climbing technique. This course is designed for new climbers or gym trained climbers looking to transition to the outdoor experience.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Backcountry Navigation with a Map & Compass
Are you heading into the woods and want to learn how to use your map & compass properly? This class will teach you how to translate what is on your map to the surrounding area. How to use your compass easily and effectively to find your location, putting the Map & Compass together to plan your route and adjust as needed.

Location: Sunol Regional Wilderness, Equestrian Lot | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Kayak Tour - Point Reyes
Join REI guides for a kayaking tour of magnificent Drake's Estero, offered in partnership with Point Reyes National Seashore Association's Field Seminars. We'll explore this 7,800 acre estuarine wilderness as we look for bat rays, leopard sharks, and birds of all kind. Pre-Requisite: Learn to Kayak Class or equivalent skills.

Location: Drake's Estero in Point Reyes National Seashore | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00
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5/10/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Hike the Iconic Peaks of the San Francisco Bay Area | Adventure
You dont have to go to the Sierra's to find a peak to climb. Join us for a hike up one the Bay Area's iconic peaks. Our instructors will help guide you and give you tips on hiking steep inclines and what to bring.

Location: Mt. Tamalpais: Rock Springs | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/10/2014 9:15 - 11:15 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/10/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/10/2014 12:30 - 2:30 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/10/2014 12:45 - 2:45 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/10/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/10/2014 1:15 - 3:15 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/10/2014 2:00 - 4:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/10/2014 3:15 - 5:15 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/10/2014 3:30 - 5:30 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/11/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class
Learn basic Climbing skills and technique including specialized equipment use, proper fit of specialized equipment, site safety, knot tying, belay technique, basic climbing technique. This course is designed for new climbers or gym trained climbers looking to transition to the outdoor experience.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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5/11/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Livermore Wine Country Cycling Day Tour | Adventure | Cycling
Come cycle with us and experience the best of the Bay Area. Tour cost includes lunch & bikes (if requested). We will ride the bike trails and back roads of the Livermore Wine region with lunch at a scenic spot by the vineyards. Be sure to check out our other regional bike tours: Pescadero Coastal Region and the Monterey Bay Trail.

Location: Los Positas Vineyards Parking | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/11/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Photography - Composition & Technique Class
Our REI Outdoor School instructors take you into the field to teach you how to shoot vibrant and stimulating photographs. Photographers of all levels using film or digital cameras are encouraged to attend. Bring your camera and its owner's manual, as well as extra batteries and memory.

Location: Lake Lagunitas | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/11/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class with Tour
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. After the class we will take a 2 to 3 hour paddle tour of the area to practice our skills and enjoy the scenery from the decks of our kayaks.

Location: Kirby Park, Elkhorn Slough | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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5/11/2014 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM PDT

Wildlife & Birding Kayak Expedition | Adventure
Discover the abundant plant and animal life living in and around our local scenic waterways on a kayaking expedition with REI Outdoor School. Join our professional kayak guides and naturalists while they help you discover and learn about the many plant, animal, and migratory bird species that call our waters home.

Location: Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento Valley | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/11/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Scenic Sierra Hike for Families | Family | Adventure
Join the REI Outdoor School on our next hike where we will introduce you to local natural gems of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and discuss tips and tricks for planning family trips into the outdoors. Kids need to be old enough to hike or bring your child carrier backpack.

Location: Donner Summit Sno-Park, Northern Sierra | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/14/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Outdoor Photography Basics - Point and Shoot Cameras
Find out the basics you need to know about the functions of your camera. We will cover exposure settings, composition, file size and type.

Location: San Francisco REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/14/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/16/2014 3:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/16/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Nighttime Photography Class
Take advantage of a beautiful night to hone your photography skills! We will photograph some of the areas best sites at night, starscapes, and discuss techniques for shooting in limited light. We'll also cover exposure bracketing and the use of a tripod.

Location: Mission Peak | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/16/2014 6:00 - 9:00 PM PDT

Evening SUP Tour of San Francisco Bay
Break out of your evening routine and join REI for a night-time SUP tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic instruction, then head out for a short paddle by sunset/starlight.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/17/2014 - 5/18/2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT

Wilderness First Aid with WMI and REI
Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In just two days, you will learn the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals in remote locations.

Location: Fort Mason Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $220.00
Non Member: $250.00

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5/17/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Road Cycling for Women | Women Only
This women-only outing is for riders just starting out or those looking for a refresher course. We'll cover basic riding techniques, road riding etiquette and risks, and basic bike maintenance skills. Novara road bikes are provided. This outing is recommended for ages 14 and up. Those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Location: Shoreline Trail: Berkeley to Richmond | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/17/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking at Fort Ord
Join us to ride at one of the central coast's premier Mtn. Bike destinations: Historic Fort Ord. Our instructors teach basic mountain biking techniques including shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided for those without a bike. Ages 14 and older.

Location: Fort Ord | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/17/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Backcountry Cooking Class | Family
In this hands-on field course, REI Outdoor School instructors will teach you how to build a camp kitchen, design a menu and prepare tasty, nutritious meals. All stoves, kitchen materials and food ingredients are provided (with options for both vegetarians and meat eaters).

Location: Wildwood Park (Saratoga) | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/17/2014 9:45 AM - 3:45 PM PDT

Alpine Scrambles - Conditioning and Preparation for Mountaineering
Preparing to do Mt. Shasta, Rainer, Whitney or any other big mountain on your list? Join us for a conditioning climb of a local peak. Along our route you will learn about proper packing of gear and equipment, route finding, pacing, nutrition, mountain conditions and many other techniques needed to prepare you for your next big climb.

Location: Echo Summit Sno-Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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5/17/2014 - 5/18/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Backpacking Class
Take your first backpack trip with the experts! Learn about what to bring, how to carry it, what and how to cook, how to manage water, navigation and camp skills, and much more in an intensive 2 day course. The load will be light and the trail easy, designed with beginners in mind.

Location: Laguna Trailhead: Point Reyes National Seashore | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/18/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Rescue Class
Join REI Outdoor School rock climbing instructors to learn assisted-rescue skills no climber should be without: getting yourself out of tricky situations and assisting others when professional help is unavailable. You'll learn how to escape a belay setup, ascend to aid an injured climber and assist your partner from above.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/18/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Anchors Class - Natural & Fixed Protection
We will cover climbing gear, knots, evaluation and use of natural and fixed protection, and equalizing the forces on the anchor. This is a hands on program where you will build climbing anchors. This outing will focus on construction and assessment of anchors.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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5/18/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Spring Lake Regional Park: Boat Launch Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/18/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Spring Lake Regional Park: Boat Launch Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/18/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Spring Lake Regional Park: Boat Launch Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT

Wilderness First Aid with WMI and REI
Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In just two days, you will learn the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals in remote locations.

Location: Youth Science Institute (YSI), Vasona Lake County Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $220.00
Non Member: $250.00

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5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Sea Kayaking - Tomales Bay
Join REI for an exciting two-day introduction to kayak camping on Tomales Bay. We'll teach you about packing and loading camping gear into kayaks, and how to set up an eco-conscious camp in a marine environment. All gear and meals provided.

Location: Marin County, Miller Park Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $300.00
Non Member: $320.00

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5/24/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Coastal Kayaking Class
This course is designed for those who want to kayak in a coastal environment. Students will learn about proper kayak and gear selection, how to read a tide log, and the fundamental paddle strokes to control your kayak.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Backpacking Class
Take your first backpack trip with the experts! Learn about what to bring, how to carry it, what and how to cook, how to manage water, navigation and camp skills, and much more in an intensive 2 day course. The load will be light and the trail easy, designed with beginners in mind.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

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5/24/2014 6:00 - 10:30 PM PDT

Sierra Sunset Experience | Adventure
Enjoy an unforgettable evening alfresco with delicious food and drink in the company of fellow outdoor enthusiasts.

Location: Donner Summit Sno-Park, Northern Sierra | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $75.00
Non Member: $95.00

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5/28/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: San Carlos REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/31/2014 8:45 - 10:45 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class
Learn basic Climbing skills and technique including specialized equipment use, proper fit of specialized equipment, site safety, knot tying, belay technique, basic climbing technique. This course is designed for new climbers or gym trained climbers looking to transition to the outdoor experience.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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5/31/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/31/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

GPS One-on-One Instruction
Join us for a one-on-one class to learn basics of GPS navigation. Learn how to pinpoint your location, mark waypoints and navigate to distant points. If you own a GPS unit, please bring it to class.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $80.00
Non Member: $110.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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5/31/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/31/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/31/2014 12:45 - 2:45 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 2:00 - 4:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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5/31/2014 3:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 3:15 - 5:15 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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5/31/2014 7:30 - 11:30 PM PDT

Sierra by Starlight
Join the REI Outdoor School on a special night hike in the Sierra Nevada. During our hike we'll introduce you to the nocturnal residents of the forest, learn how to travel safely in the backcountry at night, along with sharing some local lore, and much more.

Location: Donner Summit Sno-Park, Northern Sierra | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. Students will learn about kayaks, paddles, gear and clothing before learning to launch and being introduced to the basic paddle strokes. This class is a great way for those considering kayaking to try it out.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Bouldering - Rock Climbing Class
Set the ropes aside and launch into the exciting world of bouldering! Join our professional climbing instructors for a day introducing you to outdoor bouldering, spotting falls, and advanced body movement to get you to the top of your climbs.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Backcountry Navigation with a Map & Compass
Are you heading into the woods and want to learn how to use your map & compass properly? This class will teach you how to translate what is on your map to the surrounding area. How to use your compass easily and effectively to find your location, putting the Map & Compass together to plan your route and adjust as needed.

Location: Mt. Tamalpais: Rock Springs | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/1/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Backcountry Cooking Class | Family
In this hands-on field course, REI Outdoor School instructors will teach you how to build a camp kitchen, design a menu and prepare tasty, nutritious meals. All stoves, kitchen materials and food ingredients are provided (with options for both vegetarians and meat eaters).

Location: Wildwood Park (Saratoga) | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/1/2014 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/1/2014 12:45 - 2:45 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/1/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Fremont REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

Please fill in your contact information to be notified if a space becomes available. You may then register and pay for the class. You will not be charged while on the wait list.

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6/1/2014 2:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Rock Climbing Technique & Movement One-on-One Instruction
Do you know the basics of climbing but want to improve your technique? Join our professional climbing instructors for a day of learning to improve your footwork, handwork, and body movement to advance your climbing skills! This course is for people who have learned basic belaying and climbing movement and are ready to advance.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/4/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Concord REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/7/2014 - 6/8/2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT

Wilderness First Aid with WMI and REI
Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In just two days, you will learn the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals in remote locations.

Location: Coyote Point, Captains House Parking | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $220.00
Non Member: $250.00

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6/7/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing for Women | Women Only
Experience the thrill of Rock Climbing in a friendly women's only environment with our enthusiastic, knowledgeable instructors! Learn basic Climbing skills and technique including specialized equipment use, proper fit of specialized equipment, site safety, knot tying, belay technique, basic climbing technique.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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6/7/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Learn to SUP with Tour
Learn everything you need to know to get started in Stand Up Paddle boarding. "SUP" offers a great total body workout. You will learn the proper stance, essential paddle strokes and turning techniques, as well as how to choose the right board and paddle. In addition we will put your skills to practice by guiding you on a fun tour of the area.

Location: Kirby Park, Elkhorn Slough | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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6/7/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Coastal Kayaking Class
This course is designed for those who want to kayak in a coastal environment. Students will learn about proper kayak and gear selection, how to read a tide log, and the fundamental paddle strokes to control your kayak.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/7/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Hike the Iconic Peaks of the San Francisco Bay Area | Adventure
You dont have to go to the Sierra's to find a peak to climb. Join us for a hike up one the Bay Area's iconic peaks. Our instructors will help guide you and give you tips on hiking steep inclines and what to bring.

Location: Mt Diablo | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/8/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Mission Summit Training Hike | Adventure
Join an experienced REI Backpacking instructor for a sunset hike to the summit of Mission Peak. Along the way we will share tips on long distance backpacking strategies, as well as summiting Half Dome. Enjoy sunset from the top while learning photography tips to capture the view.

Location: Mission Peak | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/8/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Learn to Kayak Class with Tour
This class will introduce students to the basics of paddling a kayak in a mild setting and at a relaxed pace. After the class we will take a 2 to 3 hour paddle tour of the area to practice our skills and enjoy the scenery from the decks of our kayaks.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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6/8/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Pescadero Coastal Cycling Day Tour | Adventure | Cycling
Come cycle with us and experience the best of the California Coast. Tour cost includes lunch & bikes (if requested). We will ride the back roads in Pescadero and the scenic coast highway, with lunch at a scenic spot in town. Be sure to check out our other regional bike tours: Livermore Wine Country and the Monterey Bay Trail.

Location: Stage Road Parking, Pescadero | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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6/8/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/8/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/11/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

GoPro Video Editing Basics with GoPro Studio
Now that you have your GoPro, how do you edit and share your videos? GoPro Studio video editing software can help you get there. Join us for an inside look at GoPro's revamped video editing software and get ready to make your videos "POP".

Location: Berkeley REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $20.00
Non Member: $40.00
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6/11/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

GoPro Video Editing Basics with GoPro Studio
Now that you have your GoPro, how do you edit and share your videos? GoPro Studio video editing software can help you get there. Join us for an inside look at GoPro's revamped video editing software and get ready to make your videos "POP".

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $20.00
Non Member: $40.00

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6/11/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: Corte Madera REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/14/2014 8:45 - 10:45 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/14/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Kayak Day Tour - Tomales Bay
Join REI for a kayaking tour of Tomales Bay. Situated along Point Reyes National Seashore, Tomales Bay is one of the largest protected bays on the west coast, and is home to harbor seals, bat rays, leopard sharks, osprey, egrets, pelicans, and thule elk. Previous kayaking experience necessary (Intro to Coastal Kayaking Class or equivalent skills)

Location: Tomales Bay State Park - Heart's Desire Beach | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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6/14/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

How To Ride A Bike Class
If you never learned to ride a bike or need to relearn the basics, this is the class for you! Our patient instructors use a series of skill-developing exercises to get you up on two wheels. You'll learn to start and stop smoothly while balancing comfortably on a bike. How to Ride a Bike class is for adults and kids 12 and older.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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6/14/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/14/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Backcountry Cooking Class | Family
In this hands-on field course, REI Outdoor School instructors will teach you how to build a camp kitchen, design a menu and prepare tasty, nutritious meals. All stoves, kitchen materials and food ingredients are provided (with options for both vegetarians and meat eaters).

Location: Tilden Regional Park: Quarry Picnic Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/14/2014 - 6/15/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Overnight Backpacking Class
Take your first backpack trip with the experts! Learn about what to bring, how to carry it, what and how to cook, how to manage water, navigation and camp skills, and much more in an intensive 2 day course. The load will be light and the trail easy, designed with beginners in mind.

Location: Castle Rock State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

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6/14/2014 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/14/2014 12:45 - 2:45 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/14/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/14/2014 2:00 - 4:00 PM PDT

How to Ride a Bike for Kids | Kids
Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike? Our kid-friendly instructors will help them with their first lesson (possibly the only lesson they will need)! Our fun, unique and proven instruction methods have helped hundreds of kids experience the joy of riding a bike. How to Ride a Bike for Kids is for children 4 - 11 years old.

Location: Shoreline Trail Region, Mountain View | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/14/2014 3:00 - 5:00 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/14/2014 3:15 - 5:15 PM PDT

Beginning Bike Skills: One-on-One Instruction | Cycling
New to cycling? Recently learned to ride a bike or returning to the saddle after a while off your bike? In this class you'll learn proper bike fit, basic bike safety, and handling skills. Then you'll head out on a dedicated bicycle path for a short ride to practice your skills and gain confidence.

Location: Corte Madera DMV | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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6/15/2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM PDT

Wildlife & Birding Kayak Expedition | Adventure
Discover the abundant plant and animal life living in and around our local scenic waterways on a kayaking expedition with REI Outdoor School. Join our professional kayak guides and naturalists while they help you discover and learn about the many plant, animal, and migratory bird species that call our waters home.

Location: Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento Valley | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/15/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

Introduction to Outdoor Photography - Composition & Technique Class
Our REI Outdoor School instructors take you into the field to teach you how to shoot vibrant and stimulating photographs. Photographers of all levels using film or digital cameras are encouraged to attend. Bring your camera and its owner's manual, as well as extra batteries and memory.

Location: Coyote Hills Regional Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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6/15/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

Golden Gate Bridge Half-day Cycling Tour | Cycling
Join REI on a bike tour exploring San Francisco's historic Presidio and the Golden Gate Bridge. Featuring stunning views of the gorgeous Marin Headlands to the north, and San Francisco's classic skyline to the south, as well as locavore treats unique to San Francisco to satiate your inner foodie, this will be a day to remember!

Location: Fort Mason Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/15/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Scenic Sierra Hike for Families | Family | Adventure
Join the REI Outdoor School on our next hike where we will introduce you to local natural gems of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and discuss tips and tricks for planning family trips into the outdoors. Kids need to be old enough to hike or bring your child carrier backpack.

Location: Donner Summit / PCT (between I-80 & Hwy 40), Northern Sierra | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/15/2014 1:00 - 4:00 PM PDT

Golden Gate Bridge Half-day Cycling Tour | Cycling
Join REI on a bike tour exploring San Francisco's historic Presidio and the Golden Gate Bridge. Featuring stunning views of the gorgeous Marin Headlands to the north, and San Francisco's classic skyline to the south, as well as locavore treats unique to San Francisco to satiate your inner foodie, this will be a day to remember!

Location: Fort Mason Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/16/2014 7:00 - 10:00 PM PDT

Evening SUP Tour of San Francisco Bay
Break out of your evening routine and join REI for a night-time SUP tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic instruction, then head out for a short paddle by sunset/starlight.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/16/2014 7:00 - 10:00 PM PDT

Evening Kayak Tour - San Francisco Bay
Break out of your usual evening routine and join our instructors for a night-time tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic paddle instruction, using easy-to-paddle tandem (two-person) kayaks, then head out for a short paddle by starlight. No experience is required, but taking a Learn to Kayak Class is recommended.

Location: Redwood City Public Boat Launch | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/16/2014 7:00 - 10:00 PM PDT

Evening Kayak Tour - San Francisco Bay
Break out of your usual evening routine and join our instructors for a night-time tour on the Bay! We will provide all the gear and basic paddle instruction, using easy-to-paddle tandem (two-person) kayaks, then head out for a short paddle by starlight. No experience is required, but taking a Learn to Kayak Class is recommended.

Location: Richmond Marina | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $50.00
Non Member: $70.00

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6/17/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

GPS Navigation Basics
Join an REI Outdoor School instructor as he or she leads you through the basics of GPS navigation. Learn how to use your pocket-sized navigator to pinpoint your location, mark waypoints and navigate to distant points. If you own a GPS unit, please bring it to the class. This is an in-store class.

Location: Saratoga REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/18/2014 6:00 - 8:30 PM PDT

Map and Compass Navigation Basics
Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. You'll learn how to pinpoint your location through triangulation and then navigate to new locations by following a bearing.

Location: San Francisco REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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