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Leave No Trace Trainer Course (Fall 2011)

posted Jul 19, 2011, 3:04 PM by Barry Douthitt   [ updated Aug 22, 2011, 5:46 AM ]

Leave No Trace Trainer Course  LNT-T11-002

Sept 9-11, 2011 Camp Grimes (Hornets Nest)

Mecklenburg County Council will be conducting a Leave No Trace Trainer Course starting on Friday, Sept 9th, at 7:00 pm (6:30 check in).   The course will conclude on Sunday, Sept 11th, at 11:30 am. The format of the course will be backpacking.  Friday night the participants will setup camp in at the campsites around the Hornets Nest area at Camp Grimes and break camp early Saturday morning and prepare to hit the trail.  A good portion of the training will happen on the trail and be taught by the participants who will be given specific assignments to prepare for.  Saturday night we will experience camping in a pristine area of Camp Grimes.   Sunday we will return to the Hornets Nest for final the final sessions.  Space is limited for this course so please register early!   Slots will be filled on a first come first served basis.  This course is a REQUIREMENT for the troop "Leave No Trace Trainer" leadership position.  Cost of the course is $60.  If you have any questions about this course or any other Leave No Trace training, contact Steve Moore (