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Hiking & Backpacking: Taking The First Steps

2:00p to 4:30p
Sat, October 12, 2019
John Koepke
(210) 688-9055, x2010

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.  2PM – 4:30PM. 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 everyone 12 years of age and older; class size is limited to the first 20 who register. Sorry, no group reservations. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by their parent or guardian. No pets please. Class is indoors (unheated) so wear weather-appropriate clothing.

Meet in the Exhibit Gallery by the main Visitor Center.

Reservations required and will be accepted through noon Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. Make your reservation online at   Include name, age if under 18, email address and telephone number. Natural Areas fees apply.

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