Hiking the Appalachian Trail: Gear Shake-Down

6:00pm8:00pm

$30 for REI Members

$35 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Group size 12 people
  • Instructor REI Specialist

So you have your backpack loaded with all the "necessary" items for your AT thru-hike. Still think you might be carrying too much? Join REI for this small group session on how to cut weight, carry the essentials and tailor your gear to best suit your needs. In this hands-on course we will go through the items you plan to take with you when you hit the trail and do a "shake-down" on gear. You will receive the small group attention you need to really perfect your packing system

    Notes

    So you have your backpack loaded with all the "necessary" items for your AT thru-hike. Still think you might be carrying too much? Join REI for this small group session on how to cut weight, carry the essentials and tailor your gear to best suit your needs. In this hands-on course we will go through the items you plan to take with you when you hit the trail and do a "shake-down" on gear. You will receive the small group attention you need to really perfect your packing system.

    Activity location

    Rochester REI

    450 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14620

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