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Hiking 101

So you want to go hiking!  Practically everyone can do it, but there are a few tips that will make your hiking experience much more enjoyable and safe. What should I wear? What equipment should I bring? How much water do I need? Where can I go? These are some of the most often-asked questions . In this two session class we'll cover all the basics you need to know such as clothing, equipment, hydration, etc. In session two we will go on hike to one of MS best hiking trails that is in close driving distance to Starkville.  In addition to completing the hike we will cover things like trekking, how to use a hiking pole, pacing, map reading, etc. So if hiking is something you have always been interested in doing come join us to learn all you need to know to start a lifetime of hiking adventures.
 

Cost: $89

Dates & Locations

Date(s) Time(s) Location(s)
September 30, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Memorial Hall, MSU Campus

October 5, 2019
8:00am - 12:00pm

TBD, Hiking Trail

Instructor(s): 

  • John Gieseman

Category: Health & Wellness