Backpack through the Redwoods - Portola State Park

Thursday, November 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Sunday, November 27, 2022 - 12:00pm

Portola State Park
Student Price:$175 Affiliate Price:$200 Staff Price:$275

Gain valuable knowledge on the basics of backpacking, while in one of California’s most well-known homes of the Red Giants, Portola State Park. In this introductory trip you will learn how to properly pack your bag, visit beautiful viewpoints, experience how to safely filter your water, practice the "Leave no Trace" lifestyle that we practice, and so much more! This is one of the most immersive ways to experience the magnificent Redwoods at its heart.

Trip Includes

  • Transportation
  • Group gear (tents, cooking equipment, etc.)
  • Personal camping gear (sleeping bags, head lamp, ground pad, etc.)
  • All related camping fees and permits
  • 6 meals
  • Experienced trip leaders
  • All related backpacking equipment

Trip Excludes:

  • 2 meals while traveling (will stop at restaurants)
Departure Time: Exact departure times will be decided on during the pre-trip meeting held in the Outdoor Adventure Office. Look out for an email about the meeting a week before the trip departure date. Strenuousness Level: 3