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REI San Carlos: Discover California’s Trans-Sierra Route

March 2, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

mt whitney from the west - trans-sierra xtreme challenge day 5

Co-founder of 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: http://www.rei.com/events/discover-californias-trans-sierra-route/san-carlos/132869

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Date:
March 2, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.rei.com/events/discover-californias-trans-sierra-route/san-carlos/132869

Organizer

REI San Carlos
Phone:
(650) 508-2330

Venue

REI San Carlos
1119 Industrial Rd Ste A
San Carlos, CA 94070 United States
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Phone:
(650) 508-2330
Website:
http://www.rei.com/stores/san-carlos.html