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Gear Workshop: Winter Backpacking
Make sure you have the right gear for your next adventure! On the SECOND WEDNESDAY of every OTHER month, join the experts at Cumberland Transit to learn about the latest trends in outdoor gear. After the workshop, we’ll draw a door prize winner for $50 Gift Card to Cumberland Transit.
The experts at Cumberland Transit will cover all the basics you’ll need to know about Winter Backpacking, including:
Sleeping bag & tent ratings
Base layers & winter apparel
Backpacking stoves & warm foods
How to efficiently pack your backpack
Footware for snow/ice hiking
Planning for emergencies
Feel free to ask questions throughout. The Cumberland Transit staff will be happy to answer your questions and help you find the right equipment for you! Registers will be open late, so feel free to arrive early or stay late to browse the racks. Team Green Members can enjoy 10% off non-sales items when you show your membership card.