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Appalachian Trail Hike Planning Workshop

January 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Appalachian Trail Hike Planning Workshop

Andy “Captain Blue” Niekamp

Duration: 90 minutes

Free and open to the public.

Is there a long distance hike on the Appalachian Trail or other long trail in your future but you’re not sure where to start? This program will give you the knowledge and confidence to plan a long distance hike. You’ll learn trip planning skills about gear, clothing, food planning, resupply methods, shuttles, long-term parking, trail safety, hostels, guidebooks, maps, trail magic and more. Learn some basic resources and tips to get you started on planning your hike whether it is a week-long hike or months-long hike.

Andy “Captain Blue” Niekamp has over 16,000 miles of backpacking experience including more than 10,000 miles on the Appalachian Trail, a continuous footpath from Georgia to Maine that travels throughout 14 different states. His experience includes four end-to-end hikes of the entire trail (2,192 miles).

https://www.outdooradventureconnection.com/programs.php#0127

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Details

Date:
January 27
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.outdooradventureconnection.com/programs.php#0127

Venue

Outdoor Adventure Connection
1515 Cordell Dr
Dayton, OH 45439 United States