Thursday, March 9th & Thursday, March 23rd, 2017.
Two Sessions – 6pm to 9pm both nights
Wittenbach Agri-Science Center – Map
11715 Vergennes St SE, Lowell, MI 49331
Lowell Wellness is sponsoring a class for those interested in learning a lot about Hiking and Backpacking!
Beginner Hiking and Backpacking is designed to prepare outdoor enthusiasts for a successful experience in day hiking, backpacking or backcountry camping. It will help those just starting out avoid some of the pitfalls of learning via the School of Hard Knocks. Beginner Hiking and Backpacking will describe the pursuit of backpacking as well as hiking and day hiking. We will explore the reasons for backpacking, related activities such as communing with the environment, camping, etc. We will discuss definitions and aspects of backpacking.