Introduction to Hiking Class
$39 for REI Members
$59 for non-members
- Group size 12 people
New to hiking? On this outing you'll learn about the gear and clothing that can make your hikes more comfortable and enjoyable. We'll practice some techniques to help you hike more efficiently and cover skills such as route finding and emergency preparedness. An instructor versed in photography, birding or navigation will also lend their personal knowledge to add interest to your hike.
- Learn basic hiking skills such as route finding, emergency preparedness and personal health
- Learn about the equipment that can make your hikes more enjoyable
- Discover hidden trails in your backyard.
What to bring with you
More directions and information
Mass transit: Take the Morristown Line from Penn Station or Hoboken to Morristown. There is a taxi stand outside the train station. Take the taxi to Lewis Morris County Park at 270 Mendham Rd. Driving details: After Turning in to the Park, pass two parking lots on left, take right onto Sunrise Lake Rd. drive down to the parking lots above the bath house. Meet there by kiosk.