Backpack Inhouse Training - October 2009

Date: October 24th, 2009
Time: 7:30 AM
Meeting Point : El Dorado Neighborhood Library
Location: El Dorado Park
Direction: To Library, 2900 Studebaker Rd., Long Beach, CA 90815
Forms Needed: Troop 693 Permission Slip
Coordinator: Glenn Nishibayashi
Cost: $00 per scout
Last Date to Signup:
Things to bring: Backpack


7:30 AM Backpack inspection, following with an 8:00 AM practice hike.

  • If you have never done backpacking before or want to revist, please attend backpacking training first Backpack Inhouse Training - September 2009
  • This backpacking training hike has been organized for first time backpackers to get them familiar with backpacking.
  • If you are planning to go on the November 21st backpack trip and have never been backpacking with the Troop, then this training hike is HIGHLY recommended
  • This trip will help you prepare for the upcoming Backpacking - November 2009.
  • Pack your backpacks with all of your equipment as if you were going on a real hike (go through your equipment list to ensure you have everything.) We will do an inspection before we begin the hike
  • This is about a 2 mile hike in El Dorado Park.
  • Parents and siblings are welcomed and encouraged to hike (siblings must be accompanied by their parent)

If you are interested, then you can sign up calling Mr. Nishibayashi or by posting a "comment" at the bottom of this page.

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