Skoki Loop Backpacking July 14-17: 14 July 2021

A leisurely backpack around the majestic Skoki loop July 14-17! July 14th depart in afternoon- approx. 8km to Hidden Lake campsite-July 15th - approx 13km to Red Deer Lakes campsite, potential side trip to Merlin Lake- July 16th - approx. 6 km to Baker Lake campsite with potential for peak bagging and side trips-July 17th - approx.13 km hike out. Must have some backpacking experience but trip is suitable for beginners. Many peak bagging options for stronger hikers.

Required Items to Bring: Must have own backpacking gear including light weight tent -those willing/able to share a tent will have priority (I will bring my own tent). BEAR SPRAY. A gear list can be shared with participants if requested.  I will bring 1st aid kit, tarp, water filter (backup appreciated) and Inreach.

Directions: Meet at Fish Creek parking lot at 2pm (TBC). Carpooling can be discussed depending on participants.

Cost: Costs will be shared equally among participants. Anticipate $30-40/pp.

Leader(s): 

(info for members only)

Dates: 

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 to Saturday, July 17, 2021

Length: 

4 days, 40+km

Rating: 

Easy

Members only

Yes