Backpacking: Wallowas

Price Range
$565-$615
Season(s)
Summer
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th
Level of Physical Activity
Challenging activity
6-Day Program!

Backpack into the Wallowa Mountains, known as “the Alps of Oregon.” Practice modern orienteering, learn to use minimum-impact camping techniques and explore the cultural and natural history of the area. This trip is an amazing opportunity for anyone interested in both natural history and wilderness skills. Participants should be in good physical condition, and backpacking experience is recommended but not required.

Available Sessions

Dates Location Member/Non-member

Backpacking: Wallowas

Start Date Aug 18, 2014
End Date Aug 23, 2014
Start and End Times 7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Duration 6 Days
Location Eagle Cap Wilderness, OR
Member/Non-Member $565/$615
Check In Check-in on the first day of camp is at 7am in the south parking lot at OMSI.
Check Out Check-out on the final day of camp is at 5pm in the auxiliary parking lot near OMSI (Water Ave and SE Main St). Photo ID is required.
Transportation

Transportation is provided to and from OMSI in Portland and is an important part of the getting-acquainted process.

Catalog Number 979WA818