Hiking & Backpacking: The First Step
Sat, May 13, 2017
Discover what you’ve been missing! Learn to get away from it all by preparing for day-trips or weeklong expeditions, then start exploring your own special paradise on foot. Class covers essential equipment, hiking safety, and all questions raised by participants, plus you’ll learn about some great places to hike using your new-found knowledge. Open to everyone12 years of age and older; class size is limited to the first 15 who register. Sorry, no group reservations. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by their parent or guardian. No pets please. Wear sturdy shoes and weather appropriate clothing; bring water (1 liter per person), and a snack if you like. Meet by the main Visitor Center. Reservations required and will be accepted through noon Friday May 12, 2017. Make your reservation online at http://friendsofgc.org/events/. Include name, age if under 18, email address and telephone number. Natural Areas fees apply. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (210) 688-9055; ext. 2009.