Join Glen Van Peski for and the Sierra Club, San Diego Chapter, for their annual Wilderness Basics Course. You will learn the basics including first aid, different types of equipment, insects, navigation, food preparation, large animal encounters, water filtering systems, staying warm, and weather, to name a few.
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My typical gear list is for a summer/fall trip of 3 – 6 days in the Sierra or other western mountains, typically mostly above tree line. Temperatures range from freezing to 85 degrees Fahrenheit. My trips are generally composed of some trail, and some off-trail travel, typically with at least one other person. My most […]
Paria Canyon Backpack cliff notes: 1 last minute invitation (to me! wahoo!) 2 backpacking greats (Glen Van Peski and Read Miller) 3 days of hiking (two full days plus a short morning) 4 new friends hiking with an amazing backdrop – swirled red canyon walls so high we couldn’t capture the rim and floor in […]