Interested in learning about how to get involved in backcountry travel? Unsure of where to start or what you need? We can help! We have invited three knowledgeable outdoor backcounrty instructors to help shed some light on three key subjects to help get you started.
Sunday April 28 - Gear and Equipment
Sunday May 5 - Creating Dehydrated Meals
Sunday May 12 - Navigation
Sign up for individual sessions or sign up for all three!
This course will teach you how to navigate in the backcountry using different tools from compass to GPS. Every person should know how to make it to their destination and make it back out. You will get the opportunity to use different navigation tools outside. Dress for the weather. Do not forget your hiking shoes!
About the instructor:
Rennae Pillipow has spent her entire life exploring the outdoors. An Aussie by birth and Canadian by heart, she has spent endless hours in the backcountry. Rennae teaches an Outdoor Recreation Class to the high school students. She will bring both her teaching skills and backcountry knowledge into this practical workshop.