Beginning backpacking

Backpacking is a hobby with ancient roots that many people still enjoy today. Over this 10-day lesson plan, you’ll learn how to plan your own backpacking adventures. If you’ve ever wanted to explore the wilderness with everything you needed to stay happy and healthy right on your back, this is the course for you.

   100 students completed this course

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   Teacher: Alice Morgan


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100% of students recommend

  “I have backpacked a fair amount and the info in this course is bang on!”


Course plan

Lesson 1. Gear
Lesson 2. Clothing and Layering
Lesson 3. Food and Nutrition
Lesson 4. Water
Lesson 5. Trip Logistics
Lesson 6. Setting Up Camp
Lesson 7. Leave No Trace
Lesson 8. Hygiene
Lesson 9. Emergencies
Lesson 10. Wrap Up and a Little Inspiration
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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