REI is hosting a free class called Hiking the Appalachian Trail – Trip Planning at REI on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm.
This class is designed to give the prospective Appalachian Trail (AT) hiker and backpacker a solid foundation for planning a trip on the trail. We’ll teach you the logistics behind a hiking or backpacking trip. We’ll focus on trip planning skills for: day hikes, section hikes, and thru hikers. Learn some basic resources and tips to get you started on your trip planning.