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Intro to Backpacking with Wild Society

June 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 8:00 am on Friday, repeating until September 2, 2022


Interested in learning the backpacking basics, but not sure where to start? Wild Society still has spots left on their April 30-May 1 (2 day, 1 night) Intro to Backpacking trip! Cost is $290 per person and includes a pre-trip meeting with your guides, backpacking permits, dinner on the trail, maps, packing list, and expert guides trained in wilderness medicine.

Gear loans and scholarships are available. Participants must provide their own transportation but carpools may be arranged. This class involves hiking 4-6 miles over uneven terrain and carrying a heavy pack, participants should be in appropriate physical condition.

Session 1: April 30 – May 1, Dosewallips River Valley
Hike the Dosewallips River valley with two experienced backpacking guides.

Session 2: June 4 – 5Duckabush River Valley
Hike the Duckabush River valley with two experienced backpacking guides.

Session 3: September 10 – 11Lower Lena Lake
Hike to Lower Lena Lake two experienced backpacking guides.

Register here.


June 24
8:00 am - 5:00 pm