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Local Adventure | Backpacking Basics Clinic

Ready to learn to ins and outs of backpacking? Come to the Oakbrook Terrace REI to get the scoop on how to make the most of your backcountry experience. Should you roll or stuff? What kind of shoes will optimize your hiking experience? Can I drink from the river? All will be revealed at this informative clinic. Plus, this will be a great precursor to FD’s backpacking program in the Indiana Dunes this summer! So come hang with your Chicago community, learn something new, and grub out afterward!


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