Backpacking Basics

1:00pm2:30pm

Free for REI Members

Free for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Group size 21 people
  • Instructor REI Specialist

REI will take the mystery out of Backpacking with an overview of planning, preparation and gear. Learn how to choose a pack, select proper clothing and footwear. Plus, we'll give you important notes on trail etiquette and Leave No Trace principles. Let REI help you understand what you need to reach your destination.

    Notes

    REI will take the mystery out of Backpacking as we share our knowledge in this show and tell session. We will cover backpacking essentials: choosing a pack; selecting proper clothing; and the right footwear; and understanding the basic gear you need to reach your destination. No experience necessary!

    Activity location

    Huntsville REI

    1035 Mid City Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35806

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