Backpacking: Desert
Academic Noncredit

Learn the basics of this exciting, low-cost source of adventure. The primary emphasis is to give both the experienced and novice backpacker the knowledge and experience necessary for safe, environmentally sound participation. Common tools, methods, cooking techniques, and resource management issues are also discussed. Course includes two classroom sessions and an overnight weekend field trip to Cedar Range. Special fee includes group equipment and camp permit but not food or transportation.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Backpacking: Desert (PRTL 224)

Spring 2019 Section 1, Starting on: 03/18/2019

Attendance at first class mandatory. Drops not possible after second day following this meeting. Class meets March 18 only. Field trip March 29 - 31. Backpacking and overnight camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
03/18/19 M 6:00 pm -9:00 pm HPER NORTH 226
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $41.00 = $333.00      

Instructor: GARY NICHOLS

Registration begins on Nov 01, 2018

Spring 2019 Section 2, Starting on: 04/02/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class dates April 2 only. Field trip April 12-14. Backpacking and overnight camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
04/02/19 T 6:00 pm -9:00 pm HPER WEST 117
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $41.00 = $333.00      

Instructor: JENNY HAWKE

Registration begins on Nov 01, 2018

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