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Get ready to Go for BoldTM this cookie program, and start the season off at a service unit cookie kickoff! These celebrations are a great way to gear up for the cookie program. Through a variety of fun activities, girls will get excited about the cookie program and learn how to develop the 5 Skills essential to leadership, success, and life: goal setting, decision-making, money management, people skills, and business ethics. 


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JANUARY 2019
 


Wilderness Hiking BALBOA 1/27/19 *WAITLIST ONLY*

Date: Sun Jan 27, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

First in the outdoor progression, this one-day training teaches adults and girls (grade 6 and up) the essential skills and knowledge necessary for exciting wilderness exploration. Our emphasis includes safety, proper gear and equipment, the Leave No Trace ethic, building independence in girls, and laying a strong foundation for more extraordinary adventures, such as backpacking.

FEBRUARY 2019
 


Backpacking Gear Class CARLSBAD Karen Haubrich 2/10/19

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Feb 10, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 5315 Avenida Encinas, Suite 100, Carlsbad, CA, 92008

During this class we will learn how to make some helpful trail gear: • A pot cozy to keep your food and water hot and save on fuel • Sprout garden for the trail • A backpacking fleece pillow (which can in a pinch be used as a hat!) • Rain pants! • Cord bracelet Pre-requisites: Must take Wilderness Hiking class prior to registering.

MARCH 2019
 


Backpacking Meals Class: Dinner, Snacks & Desserts CARLSBAD Karen Haubrich

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Mar 02, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM PST

Location: 5315 Avenida Encinas, Suite 100, Carlsbad, CA, 92008

During this class we will review some dehydrating basics, learn how to check out Council’s dehydrators (which were generously donated by Nesco), learn how to cook without having dishes to clean, and try different dinner, snack, and dessert treats. We also will try a variety of teas and hot chocolate which are always good on the trail. If you have a favorite trail recipe to share, please bring it! Pre-requisites: Must take Wilderness Hiking class prior to registering.

Wilderness Hiking BALBOA 3/9/19 *WAITLIST ONLY*

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Mar 09, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

First in the outdoor progression, this one-day training teaches adults and girls (grade 6 and up) the essential skills and knowledge necessary for exciting wilderness exploration. Our emphasis includes safety, proper gear and equipment, the Leave No Trace ethic, building independence in girls, and laying a strong foundation for more extraordinary adventures, such as backpacking.

Basic Backpacking Eagle Rock 3/30-3/31/19

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Mar 30, 7:00 AM - Sun Mar 31, 5:00 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Basic Backpacking teaches everything adults and girls (grade 7 and up) need to know to begin a true, multi-night wilderness adventure. Hikers gain the knowledge and skills they need to make important decisions about gear, clothing and trip planning so that you can hit the trail feeling confident and self-sufficient. Training includes classroom instruction, group day hike and backpacking trip.

Backpacking Gear Class CARLSBAD Karen Haubrich 3/30/18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Mar 30, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 5315 Avenida Encinas, Suite 100, Carlsbad, CA, 92008

During this class we will learn how to make some helpful trail gear: • A pot cozy to keep your food and water hot and save on fuel • Sprout garden for the trail • A backpacking fleece pillow (which can in a pinch be used as a hat!) • Rain pants! • Cord bracelet Pre-requisites: Must take Wilderness Hiking class prior to registering.

APRIL 2019
 


Basic Backpacking PCT - Eagle Rock 4/6/19

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Apr 06, 4:31 PM - Sun Apr 07, 4:31 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Basic Backpacking teaches everything adults and girls (grade 7 and up) need to know to begin a true, multi-night wilderness adventure. Hikers gain the knowledge and skills they need to make important decisions about gear, clothing and trip planning so that you can hit the trail feeling confident and self-sufficient. Training includes classroom instruction, group day hike and backpacking trip.

MAY 2019
 


Basic Backpacking SAN JACINTO 5/25/19 *WAITLIST ONLY*

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat May 25, 7:00 AM - Mon May 27, 9:57 AM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Basic Backpacking teaches everything adults and girls (grade 7 and up) need to know to begin a true, multi-night wilderness adventure. Hikers gain the knowledge and skills they need to make important decisions about gear, clothing and trip planning so that you can hit the trail feeling confident and self-sufficient. Training includes classroom instruction, group day hike and backpacking trip.

JULY 2019
 


Advanced Backpacking Mono Creek Trailhead, Pioneer Basin 7/6-7/12/19 MODERATE

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jul 06, 9:39 AM - Fri Jul 12, 5:00 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Pioneer Basin Ecology Exploration – Moderate Come learn about ecology and environmental science in this STEM focused excursion while backpacking through aspen and pine forests along Mono Creek in Pioneer Basin! This isn’t school; this is backpacking at its finest. This trail is perfect for exploring the ecology of the central Sierras. Participants will immerse themselves learning and discussing the many facets of environmental sciences, from wildlife ecology to geology to the philosophy and science behind current conservation practices.

Advanced Backpacking: Evolution Valley - MODERATE Nancy Maple

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jul 13, 8:00 AM - Sat Jul 20, 5:00 PM PST

Location: 5315 Avenida Encinas, Suite 100, Carlsbad, CA, 92008

Explore the wonders of the wilds with the third step in our wilderness training.

Advanced Backpacking ADULT LEADERSHIP 1/6/19

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jul 15, 2:53 PM - Thu Jul 25, 2:53 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Explore the wonders of the wilds with the third step in our wilderness training.

Advanced Backpacking MT. WHITNEY ADV 7/25-8/4 - STRENUOUS

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Thu Jul 25, 9:00 AM - Sun Aug 04, 9:00 AM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Join us on this 10-day trip, where we tackle 70-miles of backpacking through the wilderness!

Advanced Backpacking Course Aloha Lakes- 7/30/2019

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Tue Jul 30, 9:00 AM - Sun Aug 04, 5:00 PM PST

Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA, 92103

Explore the wonders of the wild with the third step in our backpacking program. The following dates are mandatory in order to attend the trip on July 30- August 4, 2019. Pre-trip meeting: February 24, 2019, 6-8 p.m. Group hike: TBD Pack Check: July 28, 2019, 6-8 p.m.