Appalachian Foothills Backpacking Weekend

Friday, November 10, 2017 to Sunday, November 12, 2017
Appalachian Foothills, Shawnee State Wilderness, OH
Future Students
Current Students

Explore the Appalachian Foothills with the Outdoor Resource Center! We will spend the weekend backpacking part of the Buckeye Trail and North Country Trail that runs though Shawnee. Set foot on Appalachian terrain while making new friends and experiencing nationally renowned trails.

Cost: $125

Cost Includes: ORC trip leaders, all backpacking equipment, meals on location, all permits, camping fees, and transportation from WSU in 12 passenger van.

Registration: Up to 8 participants. Preregistration required by Monday, Oct. 30. Registration takes place in the Outdoor Resource Center, 037 Student Union.

Activity Level: Beginner - Advanced, must be able to hike independently on moderate- strenuous trail while carrying up to a 40 lb backpack.


For information, contact
Erin Sherrets
Graduate Assistant

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