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No Boys Allowed! Pine Mountain Backpacking

  • Pine Mountain Outfitters 47 Hwy 119 S Suite 1 Whitesburg, KY, 41858 (map)

This trip is designed to give women and fem identifying people a space to learn how to become proficient in backpacking and enjoy the beauty of the Appalachian Mountains. Immerse yourself in the calming embrace of nature while meeting like-minded women and making lasting friends. You'll learn how to choose the best gear and what to do in the event that things don't go as planned. How to deal with weather changes or how to survive in case of an emergency. Come to this prepared to make friends, learn about yourself and reconnect with nature. 

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Pine Mountain is a rugged, nearly roadless mountain guarded by jutting sandstone cliffs, tangled rhododendron thickets, and large prehistoric landslides laden with car-sized boulders. A long weekend will allow you to hike about 18 miles of the Pine Mountain Scenic Trail. This backpack is accessible to most hiking abilities, but come prepared for a good challenge. If you want to enjoy this majestic gem of Eastern KY and get off the beaten path, then this adventure is perfect for you.