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Wild Women’s Backpacking Overnight

August 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - August 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm UTC-5

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Let’s celebrate summer in the backcountry along the Low Gap Trail and the Tecumseh Trail. We’ll learn and practice Leave No Trace ethics, how to prepare meals in the backcountry, filter water, make fire and do it along side our favorite outdoor backcountry women! Grab your boots, your best friends and let us know what equipment you need. We will limit this to a small rad group so sign up today. DNK Presents will provide meals, water filteration systems, trowels and gear if you need it.

Leave nothing but footprints, take nothing but pictures, kill nothing but time.

Please contact Danielle at 812-449-6134 or email danielle@dnkpresents.com with questions

Meals provided:

Lunch and Dinner Saturday, Breakfast Sunday

DNK Presents provides the following equipment (notified in advance)

***We are currently out of equipment for this trip, you can still come on this adventure but will need to provide your OWN equipment!

  • Backpack
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Pad
  • Headlamp
  • 2 Person Backpacking Tent
  • Backcountry cookware

Gear list and recommended clothing:

  • Tent or hammock (we can also provide)
  • Flashlight/headlamp and extra batteries
  • Snacks/Extra food
  • Extra Clothes, Layers (dry fit, wool or technical – cotton is NOT recommended because once it gets wet it stays wet)
  • 2 filled water bottles (Nalgene size 32 oz. at least or 64 oz. total)
  • Whistle
  • Insect Repellent
  • Hat
  • Gators (for shoes – optional)
  • Trekking poles (optional)
  • Sunburn Preventative
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Plastic or zip lock baggies for storage of small items
  • Bathroom “Kit” – zip lock bag, wipes
  • Baby wipes or face wipes
  • Zip lock bags for small items
  • Extra batteries for headlamp
  • Camp shoes (cheap pair of flip flops to wear when we get to the camp site area)
  • Hiking boots (recommended) or trail shoes can also work
  • Extra socks
  • Extra small draw string bag (for the hike to Bear Lake in the afternoon if you like)
  • Rain Gear (jacket, poncho, rain pants)
  • Band-Aids’, other First Aide items you may need (DNK has First Aid Kit)
  • Personal items


  • 10am meet at Low Gap trailhead parking lot (Unionville)
  • Hike 2.5-3 miles to backcountry campsite, set up camp
  • Hike to Bear Lake and back
  • Dinner around the campfire that evening, learn how to make fire, filter water, cook in the backcountry, hang food, and other awesome backpacking basics!
  • Next morning eat breakfast and pack up the campsite, hike back to the trail head with gear
  • Should be at vehicles no later than 12pm on Sunday


August 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am UTC-5
August 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm UTC-5
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DNK Presents


Morgan-Monroe State Forest
6220 Forest Rd.
Martinsville, IN 46151 United States
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