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Frugal Backpacker

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52 Westgate Parkway
Asheville,NC28806United States
(828) 209-1530 www.frugalbackpacker.com

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February 2017
Free

Hiking with a Map + Compass

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Frugal Backpacker, 52 Westgate Parkway
Asheville,NC28806United States
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A map and compass isn't always top of mind when we're used to navigating with an app, but it's a skill every outdoor enthusiast should know. Sam Roach will teach the fundamentals in this class that's great for all skill levels. We'll have some giveaways and discounts for all who attend. This event is free and open to the public. Kids and well-behaved pets with owner on leash are welcome. The outdoors can be intimidating when you first start to…

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March 2017
Free

Spring Hiking

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Frugal Backpacker, 52 Westgate Parkway
Asheville,NC28806United States
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With the arrival of spring, the ground thaws, flowers begin to blossom, and nature is jumps back to life. With trails that weave through multiple waterfalls, provide ample bird-watching opportunities, and lead to epic vistas, there’s no better time to explore WNC's terrain than the temperate days of spring. We'll review essential items you should take with you while hiking in the Asheville area and share our favorite spring hikes in this class taught by Sam. RSVP on Facebook >…

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Camping à Go-Go

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Frugal Backpacker, 52 Westgate Parkway
Asheville,NC28806United States
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Which is best for you: a hammock, a bivy, a backpacking tent or a car camping tent? There's more than just one way to camp these days, whether its a weekend trip or a weeks-long hike. Set up tents, climb inside a Windpouch, explore sleeping bags inside and out, and learn about the latest technology at this class taught by Cam. RSVP on Facebook > We'll have some giveaways + discounts for all who attend. This event is free and…

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