Event Date: 01/06/2020 - 01/30/2020   Event Time: All Day

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211 S French Broad Ave , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 01/08/2020 - 02/19/2020   Event Time: All Day

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360 Asheville School Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 01/26/2020   Event Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Camping in the winter gives you year-round access to natural spaces and the beautiful calm that comes with the coldest nights. In this hands-on workshop you'll get experience managing the freezing temperatures and staying comfortable outside in the cold. You'll get tips and tricks for setting up camp in the winter and sleeping warm even on the chilliest of nights. All gear is provided. No experiences necessary.

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31 Schenck Parkway , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 01/27/2020   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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As gear gets lighter and trails get longer now is a good time to learn ways to reduce your overall pack weight for your next adventure. While updating gear to save ounces is always a viable strategy there are ways to adjust your thinking and packing of your current gear to lighten your load. Bring your packed trail-ready pack for an interactive gear shake-down. An REI expert will teach you hands-on skills that can make your base weight lighter today. No additional gear necessary.

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31 Schenck Parkway , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/01/2020 - 02/02/2020   Event Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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You're ready to go deeper into the outdoors-but it takes more than luck to get home safely. While risks can't be eliminated from the wilderness they can be managed for safer adventures. In this 2-day classroom course a NOLS instructor will teach you the necessary skills for trip planning identifying life-threatening hazards outdoor leadership and decision-making emergency response and how to make the most of post-trip learning opportunities. When you start a trip with a plan you can focus on having fun instead of managing unexpected problems. When you're able to identify hazards injuries are less likely. And if something goes wrong despite all your preparation having handrails and emergency plans sets you up for an effective response. Appropriate for all experience levels this course is relevant for outdoor enthusiasts guides and trip leaders who may venture beyond the reach of traditional emergency services (places with unreliable cell service poorly maintained roads or none at all etc.). NOLS is the leader in wilderness education and has been managing risks in remote corners of the globe for over 50 years.

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31 Schenck Parkway , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/05/2020   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Map reading just got a whole lot easier with this hands-on workshop focused on building your confidence reading topographic maps! In this hands-on workshop you'll learn the ins and outs of contour lines how to identify different topographic features and how these features can impact your route planning.

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31 Schenck Parkway , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/25/2020 - 05/26/2020   Event Time: All Day

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315 Old Haw Creek Rd , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 02/25/2020 - 05/26/2020   Event Time: All Day

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315 Old Haw Creek Rd , Asheville, NC 28803
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