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Trailblazer III

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Date:
Sat May 27, 9:00 AM - Sun May 28, 4:00 PM
Location:
Alleghany North Country Trail
Category:
Camp
Level:
Ambassador, Cadettes, Juniors, Senior
 

A two-day/one-night introduction to backpacking at Allegheny State Park/National Forest North Country Trail. Session III puts into practice the elements learned in TBI and TBII and introduces further skills, such as water purification in the backcountry; the use of bear-resistant food containers for proper food storage; and traveling completely self-contained. Participants will be required to attend a pre-trip orientation where fitting and packing backpacks will be covered, along with specific trip gear requirements, trip itinerary, and trip menu planning.

*Prerequisite – must have taken TBI and TBII.

Pre-trip meeting required.

PRE-PLANNING MEETING:
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
6:30 - 8:00pm
Buffalo Service Center