A Thru-Hike of the Pacific Crest Trail
Presented by Brent and Amy Anslinger
A “Living For Adventure” Series Presentation
Join us for another FREE installment of the Great Miami Outfitters’ Living for Adventure Series! At Great Miami Outfitters, we “Live for Adventure” and we want to share that with you too! We hope our Living for Adventures Series encourages you get out and enjoy the outdoors!
Brent and Amy Anslinger took a 5 month honeymoon hiking 2650 miles from Mexico to Canada on the Pacific Crest Trail. They will share their incredible journey that took them from the arid desert of Southern California to the mountain passes of the High Sierra and into the breathtaking Cascade Range in Oregon and Washington. This National Scenic Trail passes some of the most spectacular scenery in the country.
Come share their stories and experiences on the trail and learn how the trail has impacted their lives “off-trail!”
DATE & TIME
Tuesday, December 6 2016, 6:00-8:00 PM
ABOUT BRENT & AMY
It has been 15 years since Brent and Amy completed the PCT. Since then they have built a life of adventure together and had the opportunity to impact many lives in the Miami Valley in the realm of outdoor recreation.
Brent is the Outdoor Recreation Manager for Five Rivers MetroParks and has also completed the Appalachian Trail. Amy has worked across the country in the field of Outdoor Education, in Dayton she spent over 10 years working as the Assistant Director of Outdoor Recreation at Wright State University. Together they spent 2 years as the Get Out More Road Team for Backpacker Magazine and thru-hiked the Buckeye Trail in addition to their PCT hike.
Broken Paddle Multi-Purpose Room at Great Miami Outfitters
This class takes place in the lower level of our store. Requires going up and down stairs.
SIGN UP TODAY!
The store will stay open until 9pm the night of the event. Participants will receive 10% OFF coupon to use on in-stock merchandise the night of the class.
For more information, you may email: email@example.com
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How long is the presentation?
The presentation will be about 1.5 to 2 hours including Q&A session.
May I bring my own snacks and beverages?
Yes, you may! We will also have cups for water, tea, and coffee.
I may be a few minutes late…is that okay?
The presentation will start promptly at 6:30 PM. However, if you are late, we just ask that you be courteous to the other participants as you enter.
What is the next class for the hiker, paddler, and traveler?
Great Miami Outfitters offers a variety of classroom style classes or outbound trips for backpacking, cycling, and paddling. For a full list of programs, please visit Classes & Events.
COMMITMENT TO THE ENVIRONMENT:
Great Miami Outfitters is committed to preserving and protecting the natural world. To accomplish this, our programs and events are waste free. We ask that our participants use re-usable items such as water bottles, cups, plates, and utensils. We will provide receptacles for compost, recycling, and any remaining land-fill waste. Thank you for help in protecting our outdoor spaces that we all enjoy.