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Portland, OR - Thru-hiking Class & Discussion

  • Next Adventure 426 Southeast Grand Avenue, Portland, OR 97214 United States (map)
Eventbrite - How-to Hike the Pacific Crest Trail - Class & Discussion

Are you interested in hiking the Pacific Crest Trail? Enjoy an afternoon of inspiration and invaluable tips.

Join Pacific Crest Trail thru-hiker and Only The Essential producer Colin Arisman as he shares lessons learned first hand from his 2668 mile, 5 month journey on the trail. Whether you are planning a day hike or a 2668 mile thru-hike, Arisman will introduce the basics necessary to have a safe and meaningful experience on the Pacific Crest Trail. Winter is the ideal time to prepare for your adventure on the trail this summer. Presentation will include a 5 minute sneak peek of Only The Essential and Q&A.

Topics will include:

  • Thru-hiking tips & facts
  • Ultra-light philosophy
  •  Gear discussion & demo
  • Trip preparation & planning
  • "Leave No Trace"
  • Day hike & overnight trip suggestions
  • Connecting with nature on the trail

$8 suggested donation - we want this class to be accesible to all and we hope that you'll help support our work.

Eventbrite - How-to Hike the Pacific Crest Trail - Class & Discussion
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