Sun, Nov 06|
Trumbull Nature and Arts Center
Hiking & Backpacking 101
Learn to navigate the trails with experienced hiker John Saccone. See "About the Event" for more details. For families with children ages 9 and up.
Time & Location
Nov 06, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST
Trumbull Nature and Arts Center, 7115 Main St, Trumbull, CT 06611, USA
About the Event
FREE PROGRAM, REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Learn to navigate the trails with experienced hiker John Saccone. You’ll learn:
- The benefits of spending time in nature and how to enjoy yourself while surviving the elements.
- The differences between hiking and backpacking.
- The 11 essentials, plus other necessities to bring.
- How to interpret blazed trail markers during a short hike on the TNAC trails.
For families with children age 9 and up
Waiver of Participant by parent or self: By registering for this program, I hereby for myself, my child, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I or my child may have against the Town of Trumbull or the Patrons of the Trumbull Nature & Arts Center, Inc.; and its representatives, successors, assignees and volunteers, for any/all claims, damages, illness, injuries, obligations, accidental or otherwise, suffered by myself or my child, which may happen or occur upon the premises of Town of Trumbull facilities or during Trumbull Nature & Arts Center programs. I additionally assume all risks and hazards to such participation in Trumbull Nature & Arts Center activities including volunteering for any claim arising to myself /child. Participation is at my/my child’s own risk. I understand there is inherent risk associated with the(se) activity(ies) and authorize emergency medical treatment and transportation in my absence. PHOTO RELEASE: The Trumbull Nature & Arts Center may take video recordings or take photographs of participants enrolled in recreation activities, classes or programs. These photos and recordings may be used for promotional purposes, including web-based publications, without compensation or other consideration.
If any of the above participants are minors, I certify that I am the custodial parent or guardian; or I have the expressed authorization of the custodial parent, or guardian to enroll said participant(s) in the specified activities listed.
Hiking & Backpacking 101
Only one ticket needed per family. Learn to navigate the trails with experienced hiker John Saccone. See "About the Event" for more details. For families with children ages 9 and up.