Private Session: Central Cascades Overnight Backpacking at Barclay Lake

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level : 2

    Easy Active

Book a private session and you'll get this entire experience all to yourself--and up to three additional friends or family members. You'll enjoy more one-on-one time with the guide/instructor, more flexibility throughout the session, and a more personal experience for everyone who joins you. Price covers all costs for up to 4 people. Located in the shadows of iconic Baring Mountain, Barclay Lake offers pristine wilderness, invigorating hiking, and limitless tranquility, making it the ideal location for your first backpacking trip! This classic Central Cascades hike leads you under a canopy of firs and hemlocks with picturesque views of the surrounding mountains. Hone your skills during your back-country stay: learn what to bring, how to manage water, what goes into an effective camp set-up, practice Leave No Trace principles, and many other tips to set you up for success so you can plan trips of your own. This course is perfect for beginners and was designed with new backpackers in mind. You should be prepared to hike 2 miles each day with minimal elevation gain over moderate terrain. The best part about this trip? We do all the planning and provide all necessary backpacking gear - you just have to show up! We can't wait to get outside with you!

Gear provided by REI

  • Backpack - Internal frame 45-65 liter pack.
  • Backpacking Stove
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner - Food supplied for dinner
  • Group First Aid Kit - Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illnesses
  • Headlamp/Flashlight
  • Lunch
  • Sleeping Pad - Closed cell foam or self inflatable.
  • Three Season Backpacking Tent
  • Trekking Poles
  • Water Filter
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sessions available

  • Thursday

    May 13-14, 2021
    12:00pm–12:00pm

    from $1399

    Limited spots left


    Barclay Lake

  • Thursday

    May 13-14, 2021
    12:15pm–12:00pm

    Barclay Lake

  • Thursday

    May 27-28, 2021
    12:00pm–12:00pm

    Barclay Lake

  • Thursday

    May 27-28, 2021
    12:15pm–12:00pm

    from $1399

    Limited spots left


    Barclay Lake