Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Backpacking
R113 | 27236 | David Calvin

CLASS TIME:	February 19 & 26, 6:00-10:00pm in the IMU Sassafras
	(Attendance at class is required to attend travel dates)
TRAVEL DATES:	February 29-March 2
INSTRUCTOR:	David Calvin
LOCATION:	Knobstone Trail, Indiana
DESCRIPTION:	This course is designed to introduce students to
basic backpacking skills. R113 Backpacking is a highly experiential
course where the participant must engage in backcountry cooking,
campsite development and maintenance, Leave No Trace Principles, and
new skills demonstration.
BOOKS:	Allen and Mike’s Really Cook Backpackin’ Book, by O’Bannon
and Clelland.
EVALUATION:	30% skill demonstration, 30% expedition behavior,
30% written examination, and 10% self assessment.
ADDITIONAL FEE:	The additional fee for the class is $160, which
includes transportation, food, and group camping equipment.