Backpacking 101

Helen, GA

Date

02-Sep-2017

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02-Sep-2017

Time

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location

Smithgall Woods State Park
61 Tsalaki Trail
Helen, GA 30545
(GPS is not accurate for this address - call for directions)

Cost

$5 parking pass per vehicle or a Friends Annual Pass

description

Do you like hiking?  Do you wonder what you should bring?  Join the interpretive ranger to learn the basics of backpacking.  Learn how to be prepared for unforeseen circumstances on the trail, the proper way to encounter wild animals, and what to do if you get lost.  There will be a presentation followed by a short hike.  Please wear proper footwear.

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It’s the charm of Bavaria, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains.