Thru-Hike Basics

6:30pm8:00pm

Free for REI Members

Free for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Group size 25 people
  • Instructor REI Specialist

This class is designed to give the prospective Pacific Crest Trail, John Muir Trail or Appalachian Trail hiker and backpacker a solid foundation for planning a trip on the trail. We'll teach you the logistics behind a hiking or backpacking trip. We'll focus on trip planning skills necessary for long distance sections and thru hiking. Learn some basic resources and tips to get you started on your trip planning and the journey of a lifetime.

    Activity location

    Memphis REI

    5897 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN 38119

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