Virtual: Backpacking Basics

Join an REI expert who will take the mystery out of backpacking with an overview of planning, preparation and gear. Learn how to choose a pack, select proper clothing and footwear. Plus, we'll give you important notes on trail etiquette and Leave No Trace principles. Whether you are a seasoned camper who wants to take the next step in traveling outdoors, or if you are new to outdoor recreation, this presentation will give you the essential information you need to put together a great plan. From essential outdoor gear to nutrition and much more, your REI Expert will provide tips and answer questions to inspire your next trip.

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  • Tuesday

    May 11, 2021
    4:00pm–5:30pm

    Virtual Anchorage AK

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Fairbanks AK

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    May 11, 2021
    5:00pm–6:30pm

    Virtual Bellingham WA

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Eugene OR

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    Virtual Las Vegas Area Programming

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Medford OR

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    May 11, 2021
    5:00pm–6:30pm

    Virtual Programming (Promoted in Bend)

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Fresno Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the San Luis Obispo Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Kennewick Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Spokane Area

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    May 11, 2021
    6:00pm–7:30pm

    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Boise Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Bozeman Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Missoula Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Albuquerque NM

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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Farmington Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Grand Junction Area

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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Kalispell Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Salt Lake City Area

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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Sandy Area

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    Virtual Santa Fe NM

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    Virtual Flagstaff AZ

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    Virtual Paradise Valley AZ

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted in the Billings Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Tucson AZ

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    May 11, 2021
    7:00pm–8:30pm

    Virtual Appleton WI

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    Virtual Birmingham AL

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    Virtual Brentwood TN

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    Virtual Brookfield WI

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    Virtual Dallas TX

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    Virtual Fort Worth TX

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    Virtual Huntsville AL

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    Virtual Madison WI

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    Virtual Memphis TN

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    Virtual Oklahoma City OK

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    Virtual Overland Park KS

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    Virtual Plano TX

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Houston-Baybrook Area

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    May 11, 2021
    7:00pm–8:30pm

    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Houston-Galleria Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Houston-Willowbrook Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual San Antonio TX

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    Virtual Southlake TX

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    Virtual St. Louis MO

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    Virtual West Des Moines IA

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    Virtual Wichita KS

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    Virtual Ann Arbor MI

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    Virtual Boca Raton FL

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    Virtual Cary, NC

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    Virtual Castleton IN

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    Virtual Charlotte NC

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    Virtual Christiana DE

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    Virtual Cincinnati OH

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    Virtual Cleveland OH

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    Virtual Columbia SC

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Columbus-Dublin OH

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    May 11, 2021
    8:00pm–9:30pm

    Virtual Columbus-Easton OH

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    May 11, 2021
    8:00pm–9:30pm

    Virtual Conshohocken PA

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    Virtual Durham NC

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    Virtual Gainesville FL

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    Virtual Grand Rapids MI

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    Virtual Greensboro NC

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    Virtual Greenville SC

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Jacksonville FL

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    Virtual King of Prussia PA

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Knoxville TN

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    Virtual Marlton NJ

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    Virtual Northville MI

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    Virtual Pineville NC

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    Virtual Pittsburgh PA

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    Virtual Princeton NJ

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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Boston Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Milford Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the North Conway Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Rhode Island Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the Vermont Area

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Programming Promoted by the West Hartford Area

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    Virtual Raleigh NC

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    Virtual Richmond VA

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    Virtual Rochester NY

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    Virtual Tampa FL

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    Virtual Troy MI

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Virginia Beach, VA

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    May 11, 2021
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    Virtual Winter Park FL