Redding Pathfinders Camping Skills Week – July 5 – 11
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)
June 13 – 14, 2017
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.
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 )
April 2, Metro Air Park, Sacramento
Our Fundraising Goal is $3000 for Bike-a-thon.
Pathfinders/Staff must have minimum of 5 sponsors to participate.
Track opens at 8am. Helmets are required. Bikes must be in good working condition.
Those working on the Biking Honor (50miles) will be registered as FastTrack.
Bring your own food, or purchase at the food booths.
Pathfinders will be learning snowshoeing on Mt Shasta at the Bunny Flat parking lot. We will complete the snowshoeing honor and do some sledding.
There is a $20 rental fee for Boots, poles and snowshoes from our outdoors sponsor; Hermit’s Hut. Staff have a limited amount of equipment to loan.
Pathfinders will bring their own food.
Sunday, March 12
Meet at Redding Adventist Academy at 9am Sunday morning,
and return by 5pm.
Please call Miguel Chambers for more info: 510-1226
There will be NO regular Pathfinder meeting this Wed / Jan.4
Instead there will be a STAFF MEETING at 6 pm at the Redding Church