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Big Bend Backpacking 101

6:00p to 7:00p
Tue, March 03, 2020

Sul Ross State University
Gallego Center, 129 (AKA "The Fishbowl")
Alpine, Tx 79830

Laura Jennings
(432) 229-3613, x302

Join park rangers from Big Bend Ranch and Davis Mountains State Parks to learn backpacking tips and tricks for all experience levels.

Come learn the ins-and-outs of backpacking the Big Bend region.  

Note: This is a backpacking workshop. Follow-up hikes and overnight trips TBA at the program.

What to expect: Orientation to the region; Leave No Trace ethics; backpacking checklists and tips; preparation (water, food, and shelter); climate and safety considerations.

Cost: Free admission

Parking available through Gate 1.