ADVENTURING: Women's Backpacking Basics

Date & Time

Last event was Tuesday, April 4, 2017


On the High Line at 14th St.

Want to take your day hikes overnight? Connect with other female hikers and REI to get an overview of backpacking planning, preparation, and gear in this women's-only class. Learn how to choose a pack and select proper clothing and footwear. Plus, we'll give you important notes on trail etiquette and Leave No Trace principles.

The High Line is teaming up with REI to offer free classes that celebrate the world of outdoor adventuring. Bring your thirst for learning and your love for nature and we provide the rest!


April 12: Thru-Hiking Basics

May 13: Intro to Yoga

June 10: Intro to Yoga


Public programs on the High Line are supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Council, under the leadership of Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.