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Dolly Sods Backpacking Trip

This event has been canceled.
Friday, June 12, 7 am to Sunday, June 14, 2020, 8 pm
Campus: 
Dayton
Dolly Sods Wilderness, West Virginia
Audience: 
Future Students
Current Students
Faculty
Staff
Alumni

This challenging hike through the Dolly Sods Wilderness area offers some of the best backpacking in the east. The adventure begins in the unique highlands at Bears Rocks with sweeping views. Participants will experience flat, rocky plains, upland bogs, and sweeping vistas Creek on this 20-mile loop. We will spend 2-nights on trail—2 1/2 days of hiking--before heading back to WSU.

Cost: $150

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

Activity Level: Beginner – Advanced. No backpacking experience necessary but must be able backpack for up to eight miles a day carrying a 40 lb pack and take care of personal needs.

Registration: Up to 8 participants Registration required by Monday, May 22. Click here to Register.

For information, contact
Erin Sherrets
Outdoor Recreation Program Manager
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