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Fri Apr 21, 7:00 PM - Sun Apr 23, 12:00 PM
Camp & Outdoors, Volunteer Training
Adult Fee:

Location: Appalachian Trail, Hot Springs, NC

Ready to step up the outdoor adventures with your girls? Join us for backpacking training class. The GSCP2P Backpack training will enable the participant to learn the details and skills needed to go backcountry hiking. This course consists of three sessions: one three-hour Zoom, a Friday night in person (overnight) meeting for preparation and the Saturday (overnight) on a backcountry trail. All sessions are required for certification.

Prerequisites Required: 

  • Be Safe, Be Ready: Outing and Overnights
  • Be Safe Be Ready: Girl Planning
  • Camp License
  • Overnight License 

Volunteers who have completed Backpacking may backpack with girls. A level 2 first-aider with Wilderness and Remote First Aid must be present on the trip.

Please note you MUST attend the Zoom pre-session on April 6 to attend this class/hike. 

Registration deadline: March 27, 2023