Wilderness Basics Course
Where: Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Drive, San Diego
Age limit: 18+
Ongoing: Until Tuesday, April 9, 2013
A hiking, camping, and backpacking course offered once a year by the San Diego chapter of the Sierra Club. Class includes lectures, demonstrations, videos, and PowerPoint presentations on all aspects of wilderness travel: first aid, equipment, insects, navigation, food preparation, large animal encounters, water filtering systems, staying warm, weather, and more. Also includes day hikes up local trails Saturday and Sunday on the first weekend after the course starts, as well as camping trips in local deserts and mountains.
Reoccurring dates & times
- Tuesday 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.