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Backpack the Sierra Wilderness

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CourseGraphic Prepare to explore one of nature’s most diverse landscapes. Discover the gear and skills you need to fully enjoy your next hiking or backpacking trip to the Sierra. Learn wilderness and survival skills as well as the essential equipment you will need. Get tips on physical conditioning, nutrition, navigation, wildlife interaction, obtaining permits and the best locations for your adventures. Then put your new knowledge to work on a short hike with the instructor.

Class Details

2 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Sat.  
  Weekly - Sat.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center

Instructor : Craig Nielson 



Please read:  Student is responsible for any hiking gear, which may include proper shoes, backpack and water bottle.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/25/2020 - 7/25/2020 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Craig Nielson 
8/1/2020 - 8/1/2020 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA, TBA  Map Craig Nielson