Want to grab a drink with outdoorsy friends after work? What about learn how to plan logistically challenging trips, talk hiking near NYC, or even workout with THE MOST ENTHUSIASTIC PEOPLE YOU'LL EVER MEET.
Every day after work, we'll be teaming up with Paragon to provide you an easy way to build your arsenal of outdoor knowledge, fitness and gear.
And did we mention that *everyone* can bring in a copy of an OutdoorFest ticket (any event) to Paragon Sports for 20% off 1 item full price item in Camping, Outdoor Clothing and Outdoor Footwear. Valid until June 12th (last day of OutdoorFest!)
Welcome to the OutdoorFest 2017 Basecamp at Paragon Sports
No car? No problem. Tonight we'll be joined with gear experts from Lowa and Paragon Sports to learn how and where to find the best hiking near NYC, car optional. Plus, meet some adventure buddies for an awesome summer outdoors.
The outdoor professionals of Destination Backcountry know that the success of a trip depends first and foremost on what you do long before you hit the trail. Putting in the right preparation means not only a safer trip, but more quality time in the woods. In this class, you’ll learn how to choose the best destinations, plan your route, pack for comfort and weight, plan a menu for taste and nutrition, and much more.
Tonight, grab a beer and learn from the pros. The guide's of DBA will cover Psychology of Survival; covering topics such as Effective Decision Making Under Pressure, Needs Assessment, Risk Evaluation & Management and Utilizing Available Resources Effectively. Which, you might have noticed, are pretty valuable skills in everyday life, too!
You could be doing two things on a Wednesday night: (1) sitting at home alone listening to angsty music from the early 2000s, or (2) enjoying a FREE kick-butt workout with The Rise NYC! Okay..maybe those aren't your only options, but I guarantee the workout beats whatever else you had planned!
This is an opportunity for females who are looking to connect with women's bike organizations in and around NYC, to hear about all the cool things these organizations do. Stop by for some beer and learn about all things biking, happening right in your backyard.
Learn the nutritional and logistical aspects of menu planning in the backcountry. You’ll learn what your body needs while on adventure, including replenishing calories and fulfilling nutritional needs. You’ll learn how weight, storage, and cooking method will impact your menu planning and packing, the pros and cons of pre-packaged meals, and the type of gear you will need for your backcountry kitchen.
Join The Movement Creative to blend the ethos and practice of parkour with skills and lessons from other movement disciplines, including yoga, martial arts, dance, movnat, crossfit, and more. We make the outdoors our gym, with classes all over Manhattan, and use our city to make us stronger.