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Winter Backpacking


Description: Learn how you can enjoy the colder weather and winter backpacking both safely and comfortably.  
Date: 3/10/2018
Time:10:00 am -12:00 pm 
Location:James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
 23 Potter Road
Accessibility:Handicapped parking available, wheelchair accessible, for additional needs contact Beth Bernard at (860)455-9534.
Contact:Jasper Sha at (860)455-9534
Details:Backpacking season doesn't have to end once the temperature drops. Join Reach Your Summit owner and guide Mat Jobin for a fun, informative and interactive presentation drawn from Mat's personal experience out on the trails and in the mountains. Enjoy a show-and-tell of gear and learn about topics such as Trip Planning, Choosing the Right Gear, Clothing Selection for Cold Weather, Winter Travel, Setting up Camp, How to Sleep Warm, Tips, Tricks, Methods & Safety Tips. Mat Jobin, is the founder, owner, and guide for the adventure travel company Reach Your Summit. As a guide since 2010, Mat has led hundreds of trips for individuals, business groups, and families.
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