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July 30, 2021 - August 1, 2021
All Day
Time Details:
Pre-trip Meeting: June 22, 6pm
Ross Park Shop
2701 South 2nd Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
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Beginning Backpacking

Friday, July 30, 2021

Beginning backpacking is designed to get people who have never been into the backcountry out for a 2-night wilderness experience. The group meets to discuss equipment and expectations well in advance to give everyone time to boost their fitness and go shopping. The exact route is not determined until the group gets together but expect reasonable mileage, a lake and 4 hours of van time on each end. The cost covers transportation, permits and parking, wag bags and group gear like water treatment. It does not cover food, camping equipment and Sherpas. More experienced participants are welcome.