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24thAnnual Beginning Backpack Class and Redwoods Trip Starts April 28th

Informational Posting-24th Annual Beginning Backpack Class and Redwoods Trip Starts April 28th

Have you ever wanted to learn to backpack and get away from the crowds of people? Learn how to backpack in 3 Sunday courses (4/28, 5/5, 5/19) culminating in a trip to a Redwood Forest grove in Sierra Nevada 6/1-2. Course times are 6:00-9:30 PM for 4/28 and 5/19; 1:00-4:30 PM for 5/5 Learn what to take, latest in equipment, what to do before you leave LA. Backpacking equipment demonstrations, giveaways and refreshments at classes. Attendance Mandatory at 4/28 class to participate on the June trip.   Send 2 self addressed envelopes, phone #, email, $50 payable to the Sierra Club and mail to David Meltzer, 611 E Pine Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245.  Your check secures your reservation.

This class fills up every year so please be sure to sign up early by sending in your check.  Upon receipt of the check, I will send a confirmation letter to you.  Questions about the class can be addressed to me at [masked]

Remember- To participate in the backpacking class you must send in the registration fee. Walk ups the day of class will not be accepted due to the limited size of the class and it fills up early.

Cancellation Policy:
No refunds once your spot in the course is confirmed

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  • Brigitte

    Will come to class, but not sure if I can make the trip...would need to come later in the day on 6/1.

    March 5, 2013

  • kate l.

    So basically 50 Dollars is for the course. That sounds good because I might not be able to make the trip on that particular date. I'm sure attending the course will sufficiently be helpful for potentially future trips. Thanks for your information!

    March 1, 2013

  • kate l.

    So the total cost is 50 dollars?

    March 1, 2013

    • David M.

      Yes, plus if you have to rent any backpacking gear for the trip and some minor carpooling for gas, etc

      March 1, 2013

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