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Winter Backpacking Trip – Dolly Sods
March 11 @ 6:00 pm - March 12 @ 7:00 pm
One event on March 21, 2020 at 6:00 am
Not experienced in winter backpacking but want to give it a go? Want to hit the trails for an overnight excursion but looking for the company of other outdoors people? Join 3ROC Ambassador and expert backpacker Mike Henao on a winter backpacking trip to Dolly Sods Wilderness in the Monongahela National Forest of West Virginia. Mike has accumulated 100’s of miles backpacking throughout Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Appalachia, and across the US and is typically out sleeping among the trees most weekends, he knows the Dolly Sods well and is excited to share his enthusiasm for the trail with others.
This trip is designed for intermediate backpackers looking for others to join them or wanting to get into cold weather backpacking. ‘
This two day trip will depart from the store 6am Saturday March 21st and will be a 5.6 mile out-and-back with one night of camping, for a total of 11.2 miles along the Red Creek Trail.
Group is limited to 6 participants. Trip planning is included and carpooling options will be available. Group participants will meet at the store Wednesday March 18th at 6-7pm to discuss trip details, carpooling options, pickup discounted rentals, receive a packing list and answer any questions.