Introduction to Backcountry
Learn the basics to backcountry camping
Have you been hiking for years and are not sure where to start for overnight trips? Would you like to try out backpacking before you invest in all the equipment? Do you need to sharpen your skills on wilderness medicine and basic backcountry travel? We offer 1 & 2 night experiences that act as a workshop for many folks. We cover the basics of packing and equipment logistics, as well as “what to dos”. Before you invest in all the gear, let SMG recommend what you may need and how to save money. Participants walk away with life long friends and a sense of confidence for their next trip out.