REI Henderson: Backpacking the Grand Canyon
March 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
On our way to Vegas! Ditch the strip and come join us at REI in Henderson, NV to get inspired and learn all you need to know to complete a multi-day Grand Canyon backpacking trek.
Backpacking the Grand Canyon can be a life-changing experience. Join co-founder of the Grand Canyon Challenge, Andy Wagemaker at REI Henderson to learn the nuts and bolts of preparing for a multi-day Grand Canyon backpacking trek, including permits, trail options, gear, safety and weather considerations. Andy is passionate about exploring one of our world’s natural wonders. He’s spent countless days hiking into hidden gorges, following natural springs, and sleeping on the beaches of the Colorado River. Experience a digital journey of his favorite Grand Canyon adventure, a rugged 35 mile loop with a trip to the Colorado. Spend the evening exploring some of the Canyon’s least traveled regions, and meeting its wildlife. Learn tips on making your Grand Canyon experience rewarding for individuals of all ages.
- REI Henderson
- (702) 896-7111