REI Kennesaw

REI Kennesaw provides outdoor enthusiasts in the Kennesaw, Georgia area with top-brand gear & clothing for camping, climbing, cycling, fitness, hiking, paddling and more. We’re a complete Kennesaw area bike shop, offering a full range of professional bike shop services to help keep you biking the streets and trails year-round. Let our staff of friendly experts help you get ready for your next adventure in the Kennesaw, Georgia area. We’ve got what you need for a month of hiking on the Appalachian Trail, an afternoon of canoeing the Chattahoochee River and more good times outdoors.

Where to find us

Address:

  • 740 Barrett Parkway Suite 450
  • Kennesaw, GA 30144
  • Phone:(770) 425-4480

GPS Coordinates:

  • 34° 0.4489' N
  • 84° 34.314' W
  • WGS84

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  • Mon - Fri  10 am - 9 pm
  • Sat  10 am - 9 pm
  • Sun  11 am - 6 pm

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REI OUTDOOR SCHOOL CLASSES AT KENNESAW

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Price
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4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Hike and Hops - Stone Mountain Park and German Beer Tasting
Join us for a hike at the famous Stone Mountain Park and learn about different types of beer at a local German tavern! We'll hike about 5-6 miles and see some of the park's highlights. Then we'll retreat to The Village Corner Restaurant where each hiker will receive an education, a beer, and a giant pretzel. Participants must be 21 or over.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Walk-up Trailhead | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00
Closed
4/19/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Earth Day Stream Cleanup
Join the North Fork Connectors in celebrating Earth Day by cleaning up a section of the North Fork of Peachtree Creek.

Location: Microtel Inn & Suites (meet and park here) | More Info, Directions

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4/19/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park - Cheatham Hill Parking Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00
Closed
4/19/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Couples Kayak Tour
Looking for some adventure with that special someone? Look no further! Join us for a romantic couples kayaking tour at one of our best paddling venues. We'll paddle 3-4 miles in touring kayaks and stop for some light tapas and photos along the way.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00
Closed
4/19/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Kayak Tour - Chattahoochee River / Bulls Sluice Lake | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful Chattahoochee River! On this scenic tour you will experience rocky bluffs, wetlands, water fowl and the river's uniquely undeveloped corridor, all from the slow moving water of Bulls Sluice Lake.

Location: Chattahoochee Nature Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00
Closed
4/19/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Kayak Day Tour of Stone Mountain Park | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! Lunch, guides and equipment all included. You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00
Closed
4/19/2014 3:00 - 5:00 PM EDT

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: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00
Cancelled
4/19/2014 3:00 - 5:00 PM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00
Closed
4/19/2014 4:00 - 5:00 PM EDT

Hiking Atlanta's Hidden Forests
Jonah McDonald reveals these local getaways in his new guidebook, Hiking Atlanta's Hidden Forests: Intown and Out. Listing 60 hikes within 30 miles of Atlanta.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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

Yoga Hike - REI Nature's Gym
Join us as we combine two popular activities: Yoga and hiking, while exploring a scenic local trail. Our Outdoor School Yoga & Fitness instructors will lead you on an easy hike, stopping along the way for a field Yoga session.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00
Closed
4/22/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Beyond Bike Maintenance Basics - Brakes & Drive Train
If you've already taken a Bike Maintenance Basics class, this is your next step! Get prepared for the road or trail ahead by digging a little deeper into the components of your ride and learn what minor adjustments you can make.

Location: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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4/22/2014 8:00 - 10:00 PM EDT

Meteor Shower Evening Hike and Mixer
Join us for a night hike at a local park during one of the meteor showers this year! We'll hike by headlamp to a great viewing spot where we'll have cocoa and other trail snacks. You'll even get a star guide to keep. All you need is a sense of adventure and a list of wishes!

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Walk-up Trailhead | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $40.00
Non Member: $60.00

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4/23/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Hands-On Bike Maintenance - Fix A Flat
We have all had it happen, riding along the trail and now your tire is flat. In this Hands-On class our bike techs will share tips and tricks for fixing a flat, changing your bike tube and getting back on the go.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $20.00
Non Member: $40.00

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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4/24/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Camp Cooking Basics for Backpackers
Are you planning an overnight backpacking trip and have questions about how and what to make for your meals? We will cover equipment (stoves, cook sets & fuel), planning and preparation along with some tips and tricks to make your meals the hit of the trip.

Location: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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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4/26/2014 - 4/27/2014 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Outdoor KnoxFest
Outdoor KnoxFest is two full days of Urban Adventure for everyone from outdoor enthusiast to those who simply love to get out and play.

Location: Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center | More Info, Directions

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

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: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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4/26/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

Bike and Brew Cycling Tour - Monday Night Brewing | Cycling | Adventure
Join REI for a cycling tour of the city followed by an exclusive experience at Monday Night Brewing. We'll visit city highlights like the Beltline, Freedom Parkway Trail, Piedmont Park, and Virginia Highlands by bike. Following the ride you'll take a tour of Monday Night Brewing and receive a special edition souvenir glass to taste beer and keep.

Location: Monday Night Brewing | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $80.00
Non Member: $100.00

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4/26/2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

Bike and Brew Cycling Tour - Monday Night Brewing - BYOBike | Cycling | Adventure
Bring your own bike and join REI for a cycling tour of the city followed by an exclusive experience at Monday Night Brewing. We'll visit city highlights like the Beltline, Freedom Parkway Trail, Piedmont Park, and Virginia Highlands by bike. Following the ride you'll take a tour of Monday Night Brewing and receive a special edition souvenir glass.

Location: Monday Night Brewing | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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

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: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00
Cancelled
4/26/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills
Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness survival class. We will provide practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know: emergency priorities; shelters; locating and accessing drinking water; and how to make your own emergency kit. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to practice and hone your skills.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00
Cancelled
4/26/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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4/26/2014 2:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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4/26/2014 3:00 - 4:30 PM EDT

Mtn Biking Basics
Join REI Mountain Bike experts to learn about the bikes, essential gear, safety & responsibility on the trail, basic bike maintenance and more.

Location: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Free Cancelled
4/27/2014 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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4/27/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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4/27/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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4/27/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Essential Camping Skills Class | Family | Kids
Join the REI Outdoor School instructors to learn Essential Camping Skills. Our instructors will show you where to position your kitchen area, your bathroom facilities, and your tent site for maximum safety and comfort. Our goal is to teach practical camping skills for use in every situation, from car camping to long-distance backpacking.

Location: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $40.00
Non Member: $60.00

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4/27/2014 12:00 - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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4/27/2014 3:00 - 4:30 PM EDT

Section Hiking the Appalachian Trail in Georgia
Want to spend some time on the Appalachian Trail but don't have six months for a thru-hike? Spend some time with REI's section hiking experts to learn how to plan your section hikes.

Location: Buford REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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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4/28/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Learn to Kayak Class for Seniors | Senior (Over 55) Only
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. This class is for adults (55+)

Location: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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4/29/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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4/30/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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4/30/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Planning Your Overnight Bicycle Tour
Taking an overnight trip by bike is an incredibly fun way to travel. For a novice, however, it can also be intimidating. Let REI demystify overnight bike touring by teaching you how to select routes, pack your bike, and make your ride as comfortable as possible.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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5/1/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Bicycling Basics
Are you new to cycling and would like to learn the basics? Join us for an informative session to learn about the types of bikes and gear needed along with an introduction to cycling safety.

Location: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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5/2/2014 - 5/3/2014 4:00 - 8:00 PM EDT

"Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago" Documentary
Walking the Camino documents the journeys of six individual pilgrims from different walks of life as they attempt to cross the entirety of Spain on foot.

Location: Landmark Theater: Midtown Art Cinema | More Info, Directions

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5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT

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: Emory University - Goizueta Business School | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $220.00
Non Member: $250.00

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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5/3/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Kayak Day Tour of Stone Mountain Park | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! Lunch, guides and equipment all included. You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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5/3/2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

Cycling Tour - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | Cycling
Discover one of Atlanta's classic cycling routes around the beautiful Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve. We will ride 17-20 miles at a comfortable pace; no rider is left behind. Novara road bikes can be provided at no additional charge. Prerequisite: Introduction to Road Cycling or equivalent skills.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00
Cancelled
5/3/2014 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM EDT

Kayak Tour - Stone Mountain Park
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Allatoona Creek Mountain Bike Trails - Pitner Road | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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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5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run 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.

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5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Allenbrook - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00
Cancelled
5/4/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00
Cancelled
5/4/2014 2:00 - 5:00 PM EDT

Yoga Hike - REI Nature's Gym
Join us as we combine two popular activities: Yoga and hiking, while exploring a scenic local trail. Our Outdoor School Yoga & Fitness instructors will lead you on an easy hike, stopping along the way for a field Yoga session.

Location: Sweetwater Creek State Park Visitor's Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00
Cancelled
5/5/2014 8:30 - 10:30 PM EDT

Meteor Shower Evening Hike and Mixer
Join us for a night hike at a local park during one of the meteor showers this year! We'll hike by headlamp to a great viewing spot where we'll have cocoa and other trail snacks. You'll even get a star guide to keep. All you need is a sense of adventure and a list of wishes!

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $40.00
Non Member: $60.00

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5/9/2014 - 5/10/2014 9:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

Cycling the Wine Roads of North Georgia | Cycling | Adventure
Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains, North Georgia's wine country is still largely unknown. And the road cycling is some of the best in the state! Join REI as we guide you on a road bike ride through rolling vineyards and farmland! Following the ride, we'll treat you to lunch and a tasting at a local winery. One night's lodging is also included!

Location: Hiker Hostel | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $200.00
Non Member: $220.00

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5/9/2014 - 5/10/2014 9:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

Cycling the Wine Roads of North Georgia - BYOBike | Adventure | Cycling
Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains, North Georgia's wine country is still largely unknown. And the road cycling is some of the best in the state! Join REI as we guide you on a road bike ride through rolling vineyards and farmland! Following the ride, we'll treat you to lunch and a tasting at a local winery. One night's lodging is also included!

Location: Hiker Hostel | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $140.00
Non Member: $160.00

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5/10/2014 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club's Monthly Work Day
Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club's Monthly Work Day.

Location: Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park new parking lot on Old Hwy. 41 | More Info, Directions

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5/10/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Black Rock Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

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5/10/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/10/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Buford REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wildlife Management Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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5/10/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/10/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Sweetwater Creek State Park - George Sparks Reservoir Boat Ramp | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/11/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking Class for Women | Women Only
Learn the basics of mountain biking in a womens friendly environment on easy terrain. Our instructors will teach basic techniques including shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided. Recommended for ages 14 and older.

Location: Allatoona Creek Mountain Bike Trails - Pitner Road | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/11/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Fort Yargo State Park - Site B | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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5/11/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Fort Yargo State Park - Site B | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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5/13/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Buford REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/13/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Bike Maintenance Basics
Routine maintenance on your bike can keep you riding smooth and prolong the life of your bike. Join an introductory class designed to help you take care of your bike.

Location: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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5/14/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/15/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

GPS & Computers Class: Utilizing Garmin's Mapping Software
Learn how to utilize interactive GPS mapping software to improve your trip planning. This class will cover the ins and outs of Garmin's MapInstall and BaseCamp software, to help you load maps, and to create and manage waypoints, routes and tracks.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $40.00
Non Member: $60.00

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5/16/2014 8:30 - 10:30 PM EDT

Full Moon Hike
There's nothing like hiking under a full moon! Join a trained REI Outdoor School Instructor for a special moonlit adventure at a nearby park. We'll also teach you a few tips for hiking at any time of day. See location details for more information on the venue.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Walk-up Trailhead | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $15.00
Non Member: $35.00

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5/17/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

Introduction to Mountain Biking Class for Women | Women Only
Learn the basics of mountain biking in a womens friendly environment on easy terrain. Our instructors will teach basic techniques including shifting, braking, ascending, descending and maneuvering around obstacles. Novara mountain bikes are provided. Recommended for ages 14 and older.

Location: Allatoona Creek Mountain Bike Trails - Pitner Road | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/17/2014 12:00 - 2:00 PM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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5/17/2014 1:00 - 7:00 PM EDT

ATLANTA BELTLINE PLAY DAY WASHINGTON PARK
PLAY DAY is a free, fun-filled day of sports, fitness, nutrition, education, arts, & sustainable initiatives. Everyone is invited to join the fun.

Location: Washington Park | More Info, Directions

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5/17/2014 3:00 - 6:00 PM EDT

Couples Kayak Tour
Looking for some adventure with that special someone? Look no further! Join us for a romantic couples kayaking tour at one of our best paddling venues. We'll paddle 3-4 miles in touring kayaks and stop for some light tapas and photos along the way.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/18/2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Yoga Hike - REI Nature's Gym
Join us as we combine two popular activities: Yoga and hiking, while exploring a scenic local trail. Our Outdoor School Yoga & Fitness instructors will lead you on an easy hike, stopping along the way for a field Yoga session.

Location: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | 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 EDT

Kayak Day Tour on the Chattahoochee River - Jones Bridge to Island Ford
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful Chattahoochee River! On this scenic tour you will experience the small rocky shoals, lunch on a river island, water fowl and the river's uniquely undeveloped corridor, all from the decks of our touring kayaks.

Location: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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5/18/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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5/18/2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

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: Buford 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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5/18/2014 2:00 - 6:00 PM EDT

Atlanta Streets Alive on Peachtree Street
Imagine a street full of people of all ages and backgrounds, walking, biking, creating and laughing, together. A street temporarily closed to cars, but open to people.

Location: Peachtree Street | More Info, Directions

Free No registration required
5/24/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Bike and Brew Cycling Tour - Red Brick Brewing | Adventure | Cycling
Join REI for a cycling tour of the city followed by a private brewer's tour at Red Brick Brewing. We'll visit city highlights like the Beltline, Freedom Parkway Trail, Piedmont Park, and Virginia Highlands by bike. Following the ride you'll take a special private tour of Red Brick Brewing.

Location: Red Brick Brewing | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $80.00
Non Member: $100.00

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5/24/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Bike and Brew Cycling Tour - Red Brick Brewing - BYOBike | Adventure | Cycling
Bring your own bike and join REI for a cycling tour of the city followed by a private brewer's tour at Red Brick Brewing. We'll visit city highlights like the Beltline, Freedom Parkway Trail, Piedmont Park, and Virginia Highlands by bike. Following the ride you'll take a special private tour of Red Brick Brewing.

Location: Red Brick Brewing | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/24/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/24/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/24/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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5/24/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/24/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Wilderness Survival: 3-Season Skills
Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness survival class. We will provide practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know: emergency priorities; shelters; locating and accessing drinking water; and how to make your own emergency kit. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to practice and hone your skills.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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5/25/2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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5/25/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Essential Camping Skills Class | Family | Kids
Join the REI Outdoor School instructors to learn Essential Camping Skills. Our instructors will show you where to position your kitchen area, your bathroom facilities, and your tent site for maximum safety and comfort. Our goal is to teach practical camping skills for use in every situation, from car camping to long-distance backpacking.

Location: Island Ford Unit - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $40.00
Non Member: $60.00

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5/25/2014 2:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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5/26/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Learn to Kayak Class for Seniors | Senior (Over 55) Only
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. This class is for adults (55+)

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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5/27/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/27/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Refresh Your Run
So, you want to be a runner? Whether you are just starting or are getting 'back on track,' this class will help you get in the groove and provide training and technique insights to get you back in shape and/or prepare for your upcoming 5-10K or more.

Location: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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5/28/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Buford REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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5/28/2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM EDT

Bike Maintenance Basics for Women
Routine maintenance on your bike can keep you riding smooth and prolong the life of your bike. Join an introductory class for women designed to help you take care of your bike.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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5/29/2014 6:30 - 8:00 PM EDT

Family Camping Basics
Have you wanted to try camping with your family but don't know how to get started? We will cover the basics including: how to be comfortable camping, gear and equipment, and family fun activities.

Location: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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

Kayak Day Tour of Stone Mountain Park | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! Lunch, guides and equipment all included. You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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5/31/2014 4:00 - 5:30 PM EDT

Road Cycling Basics
Join REI Road Cycling experts to learn about the bikes, essential gear, safety & responsibility on the road, basic bike maintenance and more.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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

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: Brook Run Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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

Kayak Tour - Chattahoochee River / Bulls Sluice Lake | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful Chattahoochee River! On this scenic tour you will experience rocky bluffs, wetlands, water fowl and the river's uniquely undeveloped corridor, all from the slow moving water of Bulls Sluice Lake.

Location: Chattahoochee Nature Center | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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

Yoga Hike - REI Nature's Gym
Join us as we combine two popular activities: Yoga and hiking, while exploring a scenic local trail. Our Outdoor School Yoga & Fitness instructors will lead you on an easy hike, stopping along the way for a field Yoga session.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Walk-up Trailhead | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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

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: Lake Lanier Islands | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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

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: Allenbrook - Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $90.00
Non Member: $110.00

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

Camino de Santiago Presentation
Join our resident REI expert for a presentation on the Camino de Santiago Trail located in Spain.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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6/1/2014 3:30 - 5:30 PM EDT

Camino de Santiago Presentation
Join our resident REI expert for a presentation on the Camino de Santiago Trail located in Spain.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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6/5/2014 7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT

Paddle Georgia 2014 Workshop
Paddle Georgia staff will be on hand to answer questions about what to expect and what you'll need to optimize your Paddle Georgia 2014 experience.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

Free

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6/7/2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

National Trails Day
Each year REI participates in the American Hiking Society's National Trails Day by helping to beautify local parks and trails.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions

Free

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

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 Yargo State Park - Site B | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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6/7/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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: Buford REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/7/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Buford REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

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6/7/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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6/7/2014 1:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Panola Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $70.00
Non Member: $90.00

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6/8/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM EDT

SUP Yoga - REI Nature's Gym
Combine the peace and serenity of the classic art and Yoga with the on-water fluidity of Stand Up Paddleboarding. Your instructor will join the two activities to provide a unique way to challenge your mind and body on the water.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $25.00
Non Member: $45.00

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

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: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $95.00
Non Member: $115.00

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6/8/2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Cycling Tour - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | Cycling
Discover one of Atlanta's classic cycling routes around the beautiful Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve. We will ride 17-20 miles at a comfortable pace; no rider is left behind. Novara road bikes can be provided at no additional charge. Prerequisite: Introduction to Road Cycling or equivalent skills.

Location: Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve - Evans Mill Trailhead | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/8/2014 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

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: Stone Summit Climbing Gym | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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6/10/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Perimeter REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/11/2014 6:30 - 8:30 PM EDT

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: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions

Member: $30.00
Non Member: $50.00

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6/14/2014 - 6/15/2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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: Fort Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $275.00
Non Member: $295.00

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6/14/2014 - 6/15/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT

Lightweight Overnight Backpacking
A lightweight backpack is a great way to add comfort to your hiking experience and make more miles on the trail. We'll help you trim down your gear, while still being comfortable. This overnight outing will teach you the tricks of the trade in lightweight backpacking. All food, backpacks, and group camp equipment is included in the price.

Location: Fort Mountain State Park | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $250.00
Non Member: $270.00

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6/14/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

The Dolphin Project
The Dolphin Project, Inc. is a nonprofit, all volunteer organization engaged in conducting long-term scientific studies of the Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin.

Location: Atlanta REI | More Info, Directions

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6/15/2014 8:00 - 10:00 AM EDT

Yoga Hike - REI Nature's Gym
Join us as we combine two popular activities: Yoga and hiking, while exploring a scenic local trail. Our Outdoor School Yoga & Fitness instructors will lead you on an easy hike, stopping along the way for a field Yoga session.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $45.00
Non Member: $65.00

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

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: Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park - Cheatham Hill Parking Area | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/15/2014 9:00 - 11:00 AM EDT

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: Kennesaw REI | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $120.00
Non Member: $140.00

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

Kayak Day Tour of Stone Mountain Park | Adventure
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! Lunch, guides and equipment all included. You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $125.00
Non Member: $145.00

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6/15/2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

Kayak Tour - Stone Mountain Park
Come and paddle with us on the beautiful lake surrounding Stone Mountain Park! You'll gain a unique perspective of the mountain as it reflects in the lake all around your touring kayak.

Location: Stone Mountain Park - Campground | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $60.00
Non Member: $80.00

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6/15/2014 9:00 - 11:00 PM EDT

Full Moon Hike
There's nothing like hiking under a full moon! Join a trained REI Outdoor School Instructor for a special moonlit adventure at a nearby park. We'll also teach you a few tips for hiking at any time of day. See location details for more information on the venue.

Location: Davidson - Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve | More Info, Directions, Gear List

Member: $15.00
Non Member: $35.00

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