Teen Caving ~ Nov 10-12

IMG_20131109_200014_208Teen Caving at Lava Beds National Monument will be Nov. 10 – 12.

  10 hours of cave exploration are required to complete the Pathfinder Caving Honor.

  We will be camping at the Lava Beds Campground, and the teens will be cooking their own food. Be prepared for cold weather as it sometimes snows there in early Nov.
See our guide to cold weather camping here.

Please call the Redding Pathfinder Hotline for more info: (530) 629-6005

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Pacific Union Pathfinder Camporee

The Pacific Union Pathfinder Camporee will be held at Lake Skinner in Southern CA. on Oct. 4 – 9.

   Pathfinders from Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah will be camping under the stars to share The Pathfinder Experience.
Twelve hours of driving each way are required for Redding Pathfinders to attend this event, thus Wed.-Oct 4 and Mon.-Oct 9 will be spent in travel.
It will be a busy schedule with a lot of fun activities.
We are hoping there will be time to visit the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles on the way home.

For more info, please call the Redding Pathfinders Hotline:  (530) 629-6005

Redding Pathfinders Camping Skills Week

Redding Pathfinders Camping Skills Week  –  July 5 – 11i-483-7db-6-18

Redding Pathfinders is hosting a camping skills week in Lassen National Park on July 5 – 11

Kids will learn camping and survival skills in this immersive training program to foster leadership and self-dependence in the wilderness.

This program is made possible by a grant from The Lassen Foundation.

To apply, contact MiguelChambers@ReddingRangers.org
or call: (530) 629-6005

Permission Slip  (Print and bring with child)

Camping Gear List

Honors List

Teen Mountaineering on Mt. Shasta

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Pathfinder Teens will be learning Mountaineering Basics on a overnight, and day-hike to Lake Helen Base Camp on Mt Shasta. Elevation 10,400ft.

–June 10-afternoon, drive to Bunny Flat Trailhead and   find ideal location to camp overnight.
–June 11, 3am :), gear up and start 5 mile hike to base   camp with headlamps and crampons.
–Lunch at Lake Helen.
Self-arrest and ropes training on the Heart of Mt.   Shasta.  Elevation 11,500ft.
Glasading back down the mountain.

All climbers will be paired in groups of two or three. Each group must have a tent, ice axe, helmet, snow-melting gear, shovel.

Hermit’s Hut Outfitters is sponsoring this event for Pathfinders with discount rentals on needed equipment.

For more info, please contact Miguel Chambers  (530) 510-1226
This event is open to all NorCal Pathfinders, staff and guests.

FarNorCal Pathfinders Rock Climbing Honor

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Redding Pathfinders, in cooperation with
Shasta Rock Club and Simpson University, will be teaching the Pathfinder Rock Climbing Honor.

May 21, Sunday, 6-8pm Pathfinders will be learning bouldering skills at Shasta Rock Club; 2325 Athens Ave, Redding, CA 96001

May 28, Sunday, 6-8pm Pathfinders will be learning top-rope belay climbing and rappelling at Simpson University Gym; 2211 College View Dr, Redding, CA 96003

Cost is $30 per Pathfinder paid to Shasta Rock Club on May 21, or before to Miguel Chambers.

This event is open to ALL NorCal Pathfinders,
( Please contact MiguelChambers@ReddingRangers.org )