Would you like to become more comfortable venturing out into the backcountry wilderness? Do you sometimes forget an item when going to a state park for a front country camping trip? Join your guide as you learn about all the pro tips, and skills to ensure you are prepared for your next camping trip. Come explore what essential items you should bring with you out into the backcountry. Along with the skills to survive out in the wilderness which will include how to filter water, operate a stove, and yes take care of our bodily fluids!
As Parkscriptions Program Director, Elizabeth Nelson brings passion for community health by promoting the positive connection and health benefits of time spent in nature. She has a broad range of experience in running her own business, nonprofit and government organizations. Her program management, graphic design and marketing skills combined with her background in community health bring a unique perspective to her work. She enjoys hiking, running, playing soccer, and exploring new trails with her two daughters.