july, 2017

2jul9:30 am- 12:30 pmGROUSE SUMMER HIKING CLINICS

Event Details

Grouse Summer Hiking Clinics at Grouse Mountain give you an introduction to back-country hiking that will take you off the beaten path while providing you with a solid foundation of all the essential aspects of safe back-country travel. Each week of the Clinic we will explore a different trail giving you a grand tour of the wilderness and stunning viewpoints.
 
Topics covered include:
  • basic navigation
  • trip planning
  • first aid
  • review of appropriate gear and equipment
  • how to minimize and deal with wildlife encounters
  • water collection theory
  • shelter and fire for survival situations


Guests will be provided with a mandatory kit list for this Clinic, this will include appropriate footwear, a small pack, water and snacks.

 
Dates:
Every Sunday from July 2 through October 8, 2017. Each Clinic consists of 3-sessions.
Clinic 1: July 23, 30 and August 6
Clinic 2: August 13, 20, 27
Clinic 3: September 3, 10, 17
Clinic 4: September 24, October 1, 8
Times:
9:30am-12:30pm (3 hours)
Age: 19+
Ability Level: A moderate fitness level is required for this Clinic. Terrain will include uneven rocky sections.
Clinics meet at the top of the Mountain by the fire pit outside the Chalet.

Time

(Sunday) 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location

Grouse Mountain

6400 Nancy Greene Way North Vancouver BC