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MARCH - MAY

Women in the Outdoors Series

Venture into the outdoors to cultivate your skills, discover new friends, and begin your next great adventure. Join our female guides on the trail, in the woods and on the water as we build confidence and community together.

Classes are for girls and women ages 8 and up, unless otherwise noted. Classes will be held outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather.

When

March - May, 2018

Where

Adventure Outpost, Shawnee Lookout & Winton Woods

Cost

$8-$25/person

Women in the Outdoors Series: Intro to Backpacking

Women in the Outdoors Series: Intro to Backpacking

Sun 4/8,  1-3 p.m. 

Sat 6/23, 9-11 a.m.

Get ready to spend the night in the wilderness. Our female instructor will cover everything from basic pre-trip preparation to on-the-trail tips and essentials to help make your time in the great outdoors enjoyable and safe. For ages 12 and up. Winton Woods/Adventure Outpost ($8/person, register by 3 days in advance)

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Women in the Outdoors Series: Kayak Smart Start

Women in the Outdoors Series: Kayak Smart Start

Sat 5/26, 9–11 a.m. - Full

Sun 7/29,  9- 11 a.m. - Full

Learn to maneuver a solo kayak on flat water. Class is taught by a female American Canoe Association (ACA) certified instructor and focuses on basic safety practices and paddling techniques. All equipment is provided. Participants must fit properly in provided lifejackets and not exceed 275 lb kayak capacity. For ages 10 and up. Winton Woods/Adventure Outpost ($25/person, register by 3 days in advance)

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