Adult Backpacking: Pacific Northwest - Classic
Join us in the Pacific Northwest in the lush forests of Oregon with views of the majestic Cascades!
This backpacking trip is for the absolute beginner, and or the seasoned hiker. Learn the basic skills of packing, map reading, camp set up, backcountry cooking, and sleeping under the stars. Or if you're looking for community, this is a great place to start. See below for further descriptions of typical backpacking days.
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No prior experience needed
- Average: 6 miles/day
- Lunch: 30-40 minutes
- Breaks: Typically one 5-10 minute break per hour. More often if necessary.
- Hiking Time: 5-6 hours per day
- Terrain: Gentle, no more than 500'-1000' elevation gain per day.
- Camp: Arrive around 3pm.