Planning Your First Wilderness Camping Trip with David Johnston

skill level:   open to all
ages:   adult
price:   $65.00

Organizing your first 3-4 day camping trip can feel as confusing and intimidating as the actual trip itself but it doesn’t have to be that way! During this clinic we will go over tips and tricks to make the process a lot less stressful and ensure that everybody is still friends at the end.

Topics will include menus & meal planning, gear and clothing lists, planning out a route, risk management as well as how to research a new area. Finally, we will cover some of the subtle differences between planning a canoe versus sea kayak trip.

You will feel like a pro in no time.

David Johnston is a visiting instructor from Peterborough, Ontario. He has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 23 years. He is a senior instructor trainer and kayak guide with paddle Canada and has taught for several paddling schools in Ontario.

There are currently no available sessions for this class.
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