Classes will cover a variety of topics.  Clothing and gear selection, travel, and trip planning will all be covered in depth by experienced instructors.   By the end of the class you should have all the tools that you will need to plan a safe, fun, and memorable backpacking trip. 

All classroom sessions will be held at the Wilkins Community Center.

Classes will run from 7:00PM to approximately 9:30PM.

Directions to the weekend outings will be discussed in class. 

If you need more specific information, please feel free to contact the backpacking school directors at