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Learn how to backpack: Missouri style

  • Burr Oak Woods Nature Center 1401 Northwest Park Road Blue Springs, MO, 64015 United States (map)
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Get pro tips from Appalachian Trail hiker Lisa Richter.

You won’t find a 2,200-mile trail in Missouri, but there’s more here than you probably think. Presenter Lisa Richter has hiked Appalachian Trail and will share insights on great places to hike in the Show Me State. You’ll also learn how to carry everything you need for a multi-day trip on your back. Weather permitting, there will also be some hands-on activities.    

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