Columbia Basecamp Outdoor Series: Trip Planning

Details
Date:

June 5

Time:

06:30 pm - 08:30 pm

Event Category:

Basecamp at Columbia, June 5, Skills, SNBC

Click to Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/outdoor-academy-trip-planning-tickets-45449232879
Organizer

Destination Backcountry Adventures

Website: https://destinationbackcountryadventures.com
Venue

Columbia Sportswear

345 W 14th St A

New York, NY, US, 10014

Outdoor professionals know that the success of a trip depends first and foremost on what you do long before you hit the trail. Putting in the right preparation means not only a safer trip, but more quality time in the woods. Grab a refreshing Sierra Nevada brew and get ready to learn how to choose the best destinations, plan your route, pack for comfort and weight, plan a menu for taste and nutrition, and much more.

About your instructor: Destination Backcountry

We love sharing with you the most wild and beautiful places in NY! Day & Overnight Adventures Hiking, Backpacking, Holistic Adventures, Canoeing, Survival School and more. Transportation to/from NYC–your choice of B’klyn or Manhattan!–gourmet meals and experienced, knowledgeable, friendly guides, pros at creating a relaxed, welcoming & supportive experience for novice to experienced adventurers.

About your host:

Columbia Sportswear Company was born and raised in Portland, Oregon, making gear so that Pacific Northwesterners could enjoy the outdoors longer. At the helm for over 45 years has been our Chairman, Gert Boyle. Her Tough Mother ethos has grown Columbia into the global sportswear company that it is today—still based in Portland, still making no-nonsense apparel and footwear to protect you from the elements.

TESTED TOUGH PROMISE: Mrs. Boyle once famously said, “It’s perfect. Now make it better.” Her ethos is what charges us every day to make gear that is TESTED TOUGH. TESTED TOUGH is the guarantee that every Columbia product has been tested in the harshest conditions Mother Nature can muster. Not just by the Boyles, but by every Columbia employee, day in and day out. The entire company carries on the Boyle family spirit, always designing and testing products to keep you more protected more of the time.