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Backpacking 101

Backpacking 101

Join Jeff Newton for an introductory class on backpacking.  Participants will learn about proper clothing, trail cooking, basic first-aid and how to set up a tent. Meet at the Visitor Center at 2:00 pm.   

Date of Event: 
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
Visitor Center

South Mountains State Park

3001 South Mountain Park Avenue
Connelly SpringsNC 28612
Latitude: 35.596300
Longitude: -81.600000

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Open Daily (except Christmas Day) 7am
Closing Hours
December, January and February 7pm
November 8pm
March, April and October 9pm
May - September 10pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 5pm weekdays and weekends
Closed Christmas Day