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Learn Backcountry Camping Basics


Thu Jun 27, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
90 mins


North York Central Library

Studies have shown that spending time in nature improves physical, mental and social well-being, as well as increases environmental awareness.

The Parks Canada team will show you how to get started with going beyond car-camping and getting into backcountry camping right here in the GTA!

Attendees will learn:
- how to plan and pack for a wilderness camping trip
- backcountry safety tips
- a brief introduction to Rouge National Urban Park, the first of its kind in Canada

A free, all-ages workshop presented by staff from Rouge National Urban Park. Children are welcome to attend with a parent/guardian.

Presented by Society and Recreation Department. No registration required. All are welcome.


Adult • School-Age Children • Teen


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