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Backpacking 101: Setting Up Camp

Virtual

Join Outdoor Programs to practice new skills each week.

This week’s topic: Setting Up Camp

Check out the website for videos and instructions, and reach out to OutdoorPrograms@kzoo.edu with any questions, comments, suggestions, and successes!

You can access any of the previous week’s topics at any time!
Week 1: Leave No Trace Practices
Week 2: What to Bring on a Hike
Week 3: Backcountry Food
Week 4: Knots and Shelter Building
Week 5: Map and Compass Navigation
Week 6: Planning Hiking Routes
Week 7: Low-Cost and Ultralight Gear
Week 8: Setting Up Camp
Week 9: How to Pack a Backpack

Backpacking 101: How to Pack a Backpack

Virtual

Join Outdoor Programs to practice new skills each week.

This week’s topic: How to Pack a Backpack

Check out the website for videos and instructions, and reach out to OutdoorPrograms@kzoo.edu with any questions, comments, suggestions, and successes!

You can access any of the previous week’s topics at any time!
Week 1: Leave No Trace Practices
Week 2: What to Bring on a Hike
Week 3: Backcountry Food
Week 4: Knots and Shelter Building
Week 5: Map and Compass Navigation
Week 6: Planning Hiking Routes
Week 7: Low-Cost and Ultralight Gear
Week 8: Setting Up Camp
Week 9: How to Pack a Backpack