Delaware Water Gap Backpacking
October 4 @ 9:00 am - October 6 @ 9:00 am
Presented by 87FSS Outdoor Recreation.
Friday, October 4 thru Sunday, October 6.
$30 for Active duty members; $40 for all other DoD ID holders. Sign up by October 1. Fee includes transportation, basic equipment rental, 4 group meals, and a camping experience you won’t forget!
Join us for a multiday backpacking trip in the Delaware Water Gap along the Appalachian Trail. Trip includes 3 days of hiking and 2 nights of primitive tent camping. Participants are asked to have previous hiking experience and comfort sleeping outdoors for 2 nights, ability to carry 30+ lb backpacks over several miles, and ability to navigate sometimes steep, rocky, uneven terrain comfortably. This hike is rated from moderate to strenuous and expecting between 5-10 miles per day. Detailed trip info will be available at time of registration. Specific plans, equipment requirements, meals and concerns will be covered in participant questionnaire due back no later than October 2. Max of 8 participants due to camping restrictions.
609.562.6667 or 609.562.4208.