Backpacking 101 Appalachian Trail Adventures

Category: Sports & Recreation

Event Date:

Wednesday, January 15, 2020


6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Wildwood Ward Pavilion
4830 W. Central Avenue
Toledo, Oh 43615

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Backpacking - 105503102
There’s a lot that goes into a safe and successful backpacking trip so we are here to help you learn all you need to know! Explore backpacking basics with Metroparks outdoor skills staff and prepare yourself to hit the trail. We offer short informational programs with practice hikes, beginner-friendly overnight trips, and intermediate overnight trips to prepare you to explore the outdoors in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.

The iconic Appalachian Trail has cast a spell over hikers and backpackers for over 80 years. This year’s Backpacking 101 kickoff  program will feature a panel of participants from October's second annual destination backpacking adventure. Some participants will share their pictures and tales from the trail.  Come and find out what adventures lie ahead for the 2020 backpacking season.
Instructor: Kim Kaseman

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