- Deadline to sign up is Friday (March 22).
- The Friday-evening classes start April 5 and run for seven weeks, along with some Saturday field sessions, culminating with a two-night graduation backpacking trip.
Session topics include gear, clothing, navigation, first-aid and wilderness cooking with the support of a club that leads weekly group hikes.
"Participants learn to be confident and comfortable in the backcountry and make some new friends to share adventures with," said school co-leader Chuck Huber.
Cost: $35 plus club membership.
Info: 939-2644 or email email@example.com.