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REI Sacramento: An Inspirational Trek Across the Sierra to Mt. Whitney

January 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Co-founder of the Trans-Sierra Xtreme (TSX) Challenge, Chris Casado is passionate about exploring the Sierra backcountry. He has spent countless summers camping in secluded lakes basins, crossing high alpine passes, following rushing rivers, and climbing majestic peaks. Join Chris for a presentation of his favorite trans-Sierra adventure, a week-long 75-mile journey across remote sections of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks to the summit of Mt. Whitney (14,505 feet). Learn the nuts and bolts of preparing for a multi-day backcountry trek, including gear, permits, Leave No Trace principles, and weather and safety considerations. Find out how motivated individuals of all ages can safely and confidently venture into the rugged beauty and tranquility of the Sierra.

Please RSVP: https://www.rei.com/events/an-inspirational-trek-across-the-sierra-to-mt-whitney/sacramento/159570

Details

Date:
January 25, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.rei.com/events/an-inspirational-trek-across-the-sierra-to-mt-whitney/sacramento/159570

Organizer

REI Sacramento
Phone:
(916) 924-8900

Venue

REI Sacramento
1790 Expo Pkwy
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Phone:
(916) 924-8900