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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Backpacking

BACKPACKING ADVENTURES

Experience breathtaking vistas, cook delicious meals over a camp stove, and have fun with new friends. Campers will gain skills in wilderness survival, ecology, plant and animal identification, leadership, and Leave No Trace. Guides are experienced outdoor recreation leaders and certified Wilderness First Responders.

Contact us

Cole Robinson, cole.robinson@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8840

Girls Only! Backpacking Trip

August 6-10

$350

Course #374800

Trip Leaders: Elvira Stenson & Meghan Young

Mandatory orientation and pre-trip gear check - location and time TBA

The girls will hit the trail for a fun-packed week in nature. Trip Leader Elvira Stenson is an expert naturalist and will bring the forest to life in front of your eyes by teaching you the intricacies of ecology and wilderness skills. This will be an adventure you'll never forget!