Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Backpacking
R110 | 23434 | Dave Calvin


Class Time:  April 18, 7:00-10:00 in the IMU Hoosier Room
(Attendance at class is required to attend travel dates.)

Travel Dates:  April 22-24

Location:  Knobstone Trail, Indiana

Description:  This course is designed to intorduce students to basic
backpacking skills.  R110 Backpacking is a highly experiential course
where the participant must engage in backsountry cooking, campsite
development and maintenance, Leave No Trace Principles, and new
skills demonstration.

Books:  Allen and Mike's Really Cool Backpackin Book by O'Bannon and
Clelland.

Assignments:  Readings and reflecitve paper

Evaluation:  30% skill demonstration, 20% expedition behavior, 30%
written examination, 20% three page paper.

Additional Fee:  The additional fee for the class is $150, which
includes transportation, food, and group camping equipment.






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