Official Brochure .
Trip #: 11116a
Start: 4 PM, Sunday, July 17, 2011 End: 2 PM, Saturday, July 23, 2011
Conditioning | The Four Major Pieces of Equipment | Backpacking Equipment List
Message 3 - Backpacker - Top Five Gear Pro Q&As;
Message 4 (Backpacks, Gear Rental)
Message 5 (Sleeping Bags, Clair Tappaan Lodge)
Food Preference Form
Don's message 1
Message 6 - Contacts for ride sharing
Message 7 - Backcountry hygiene
Cell Phones - Cell Phones - Snow cam
Don's message 2 - Sun protection
Weather: The average high for July is 78° and the average low is 37°. The record low for July is 24°.Reference:
Maps: Donner Summit AreaHistoric Snow Depth Books:
The Backpacker's Field Manual, Revised and Updated: A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills by Rick Curtis
Joy of Backpacking: Your Complete Guide to Attaining Pure Happiness in the Outdoors, Brian Beffort
Backpacker & Hiker's Handbook, by WIlliam Kemsley Jr.
The following links to useful information on the Sierra Club Web site was included in the approval form page.
Don McBride 732 560-0369