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Backpacking School, Boulder Group
• What we'll do Backpacking covers all aspects of overnight trips in the backcountry using equipment and supplies that you carry. Expand the range of your trips and gain independence for visiting or climbing in beautiful and challenging settings. This course builds on information in the courses Wilderness Hiking and Survival Essentials and Wilderness Navigation. You will learn about proper equipment, trip planning, site selection, meals, water, bear-bagging, Leave No Trace principles, and more. For the field trips, choose to go on the 1-nighter and/or the 2-nighter. Prerequisites: Wilderness Hiking and Survival Essentials and Wilderness Navigation. If space is available, others with equivalent background may join after contacting [masked]. When you register, please send email to [masked] with a note about which trips you plan to do, First trip (one night), Second trip (two nights), or both First trip and Second trip. • What to bring More information found at https://www.cmc.org/Calendar/EventDetails.aspx?ID=40313 • Important to know Details and Registration https://www.cmc.org/Calendar/EventDetails.aspx?ID=40313

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The Colorado Mountain Club is the premier outdoor club of the Rocky Mountain Region. Skiing, climbing, hiking, etc. The outdoors is our passion!

We are organized to unite the energy, interest and knowledge of the students, explorers and lovers of the mountains of Colorado; to collect and disseminate information regarding the Rocky Mountains to advance science, literature, art and recreation; to stimulate public interest in our mountain area; and to encourage the preservation of forests, flowers, fauna and natural scenery.

The Colorado Mountain Club is a statewide organization comprised of several local groups such as the Boulder Group. To find out more about the CMC Boulder Group, we suggest you visit our website at http://www.cmcboulder.org/ .

There are no strangers in the mountains, only friends you haven't met! To join the CMC, go to the state website at http://www.cmc.org and click on "Join".

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