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September 20, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
Morgan Boyle, Account Executive – NW Territories at Biodex Medical Systems, Inc., and Travis Moerk, Research Scientist at University of Washington – School of Medicine
Come learn the basic skills you need for backpacking in our beautiful Pacific Northwest. Our speakers will cover topics such as choosing your backpacking gear, planning a backpacking trip, setting up camp, determining your food and water options, following the “Leave No Trace” rules, and staying safe while backpacking. This event is led by two experienced and avid hiker and backpacker who will share their knowledge gained from personal experience.
Read this article on how studies have found that backpacking can improve your career and mental health: https://www.theladders.com/career-advice/backpacking-could-do-wonders-for-your-career-and-mental-health.
- Free for TKC members
- $25 for non-TKC members
- Cash Bar only
- Light bites provided
Event limited to 30 registered participants only