Boston Event

Thru-Hike Basics

Group: REI

When: Tuesday, August 29, 6:30–8:30 pm

Where: Framingham REI

Cost: Free


This class is designed to give the prospective Pacific Crest Trail, John Muir Trail or Appalachian Trail hiker and backpacker a solid foundation for planning a trip on the trail. We’ll teach you the logistics behind a hiking or backpacking trip. We’ll focus on trip planning skills for day hikes, section hikes, and thru hikers. Learn some basic resources and tips to get you started on your trip planning and the journey of a lifetime.