Wilderness Backpacking Adventure- Elbow river (Bragg creek area)

Sat Sep 07 2024 at 09:30 am to Sun Sep 08 2024 at 02:30 pm UTC-06:00

Rainy Creek | Bragg Creek

Coaching with Lucinda
Publisher/HostCoaching with Lucinda
Wilderness Backpacking Adventure- Elbow river (Bragg creek area)

Join a professional guide on this hands on, how-to for new backpackers. 2 days and 1 night. Gear Provided! Beginners Welcome!

About this Event

This is a GREAT trip to get you started backpacking. .Embark on an unforgettable journey into the heart of the wilderness with this fun guided backpacking trip. This immersive outdoor experience is designed to teach participants essential skills for backcountry camping, site setup, and thriving off the grid. Whether you're a novice camper or a seasoned backpacker, this adventure is your gateway to mastering the art of self-reliant outdoor living. We will have a small group as to offer plenty of hands on help for everyone. The camping location has no facilities and NO cell service. This event leaves lots of free time for quiet reflection, connection with others and rest. It is around 5.5km into our campsite with some hills. (No big climbs)

*You will be required to buy a Public land camping permit- You will be required to carry this with you.*

Included: Experienced guide ,packing list and help, First aid. All training included. A seminar before we go, so you know what and how to pack and what to expect. Once you are registered you get access to that online event and packing list. Assistance through every step of the process. I have lightweight, tents, stoves, airmattresses and sleeping bags for your use.

Participants must provide: Personal Gear, Food - Transportation to the trailhead. There will be gear you can rent but some items may need to be bought/ rented or borrowed. We STRONGLY recommend lightweight backpacking gear. (Your guide will reach out to confirm the gear you need to borrow)


Backpacking 101- online seminar - This is a pre recorded seminar that will be sent to you at least 30 days before the trip. I ask that you review it fully.

Day 1 meet at trailhead. (9:15 if you are renting gear/ food and need to pack it)

6 km hike into our camp spot. Lunch at camp or on the trail.

Camp set up- Learning about where and how to set up tents/ sleeping set up.

Exploring nearby trails, enjoying the river.

Back to camp- Learning about water filtration, Bear bag set up. Leave no trace principals.

Supper- Camp stoves and re-hydrating food hands on!

Relaxation, enjoying the area and a fire (If no fire bans) Feel free to bring a beverage of your choice.

Day 2

Coffee, Breakfast and repack. Possibly some Yoga, stretching at the river- Cleanup the campsite. Learning leave no trace pricipals as we dismantle our campsite.

Hiking and back to the parking lot Approx 6 km. We should be back no later than 2pm

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds can only be done 30 days out or more. We do not cancel for weather. We go rain or shine unless it is dangerous conditions.

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Event Venue

Rainy Creek, Highway 66, Bragg Creek, Canada


CAD 278.25

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