Our local wilderness areas are beautiful and the Marble Mountains are no exception. One of California’s oldest formally designated wilderness areas, it is known for its namesake, Marble Mountain, an outstanding limestone feature. This program is designed to accommodate beginner to experienced backpackers. The trip will provide you with all of the basic information for safe backcountry travel. The specific trailhead and destination will be determined at the pre-trip meeting.
Backpacking the Marble Mountains
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting:
Tuesday • September 13 • 5:30 – 7:00 PM • Recreation & Wellness Center
$150 HSU Students • $180 All O thers
Program Fee Includes:
Transportation, food starting with Saturday’s breakfast, expert instruction, camping/permit fees, and instructional materials.
Depart Friday afternoon. Exact time will be determined at the pre-trip meeting.
Pre-trip meeting will discuss gear, clothing, food, packing and backpacking basics.
Monday • September 12