REI is offering a course if you are thinking about getting into Winter Camping. This two-part course includes a pre-trip workshop and an overnight.
The workshop will cover gear, food, shelter, and travel during a winter camping trip and is required to attend the overnight on January 30-31. For the weekend trip, the group will [...]
The Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) is offering volunteer guides on an overnight trip to familiarize you with winter camping called “Snow Camping 101“. Snow Camping 101 will cover the preparation steps that are necessary before venturing out into the frosty, white backcountry. You will learn important techniques and other considerations once you are out [...]
Just because it’s winter it doesn’t mean you have to hang up your backpack until spring. Come to Cardigan Lodge and learn how to go out and explore the NH wilds this winter safely and with confidence. Both workshops are designed to teach you what you need to know for safe travel in the winter [...]
TJamrog has a three part report on the SnowWalker Rendevous held Nov. 13-15 in Fairlee, Vermont at Hulbert Outdoor Center. There were 100 winter campers and lots of sessions.
Part I – Introduction and his trip over.
Part II – Details on the sessions TJamrog attended including Bill Fitzhugh’s “ The Archeology of Forgotten Labrador”, [...]