Learn to Snowshoe

12:00pm2:00pm

$59 for REI Members

$79 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 12 people

Discover the joy of winter and the freedom of snowshoeing! On this snowy outing, you'll learn to identify common winter hazards, how to ascend and descend hills, and tips and tricks to make any winter excursion a safe and enjoyable one! We provide snowshoes, snowshoe poles, and professional instruction on proper use of equipment.

  • Learn to snowshoe with a beautiful, guided excursion
  • Practice travelling through a variety of snow covered terrain
  • Learn about winter packing and layering techniques

What to bring with you

Map image of Captain Daniel Wright Woods Forest Preserve

More directions and information

If you have any questions, please contact us: Monday-Thursday 9am - 5pm @ 312-929-3047; or Friday-Sunday on our after hours phone @ 312-834-3734; or by email at chicago-os@rei.com. - All of these are monitored mailbox