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20 Local Events Next Up: Snowshoeing Basics - Dec 6

Snowshoeing Basics
Dec 6 - East Hanover REI

Join our experienced REI staff for a class on the basics of snowshoeing. We will focus on the appropriate selection of gear as well as the basics on what you need and where to go to get started. More Details


Introduction to Map & Compass Class - Level 1
Dec 11 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

In this class you'll learn to read map contour lines and translate them to the actual terrain. With your compass we'll teach you about magnetic north, true north and declination. Then we'll put it all together to pinpoint your location and plan your route. More Details


Ski and Snowboard Tuning Basics
Dec 13 - East Hanover REI

Before you hit the slopes you want to make sure your equipment is as ready as you are. Join REI for this introductory class and learn how to care for your gear from nose/tip to tail so you can be ready for your next run be it in backcountry powder or the groomed trails of your favorite resort. More Details


Wilderness First Aid with the Wilderness Medicine Institute and REI
Dec 17 - Pyramid Mountain Natural Historical Area - Montville, NJ

Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In just two days, you will learn the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals in remote locations. More Details


Introduction to Hiking Class
Dec 17 - Pyramid Mountain Natural Historical Area - Montville, NJ

New to hiking? On this outing you'll learn about the gear and clothing that can make your hikes more comfortable and enjoyable. We'll practice some techniques to help you hike more efficiently and cover skills such as route finding and emergency preparedness. More Details


Map & Compass Navigation Basics Class
Dec 28 - East Hanover REI

Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. More Details


REI East Hanover Garage Sale!
Dec 31 - East Hanover REI

Score epic deals at our Garage Sale on Saturday, December 31st, at this member only national event. More Details


Winter Camping Basics
Jan 3 - East Hanover REI

You like to camp, but have only tried it in the spring, summer & fall? Learn how to plan, stay warm, select winter appropriate gear and what to expect when setting up camp and during your overnight. More Details


Hands-On Alpine Ski and Snowboard Waxing Basics Class
Jan 10 - East Hanover REI

This hands-on maintenance class focuses on how to wax your skis and boards to prepare for the winter season. Use our waxing benches, irons, wax & brushes as our shop technicians walk you through the best practices in waxing your alpine skis and snowboards. Leave this class ready to hit the slopes! More Details


Wilderness Survival: Winter Skills
Jan 14 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness self-reliance class. During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know such as winter emergency priorities, shelter construction, and how to make your own emergency kit. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to practice and hone your skills. More Details


Introduction to Snowshoeing Class - Level 1
Jan 14 - Pyramid Mountain Natural Historical Area - Montville, NJ

Discover the freedom of snowshoeing! On this field outing, you'll learn snowshoeing techniques, proper use of equipment and how to make every trip a success. More Details


Winter Landscape Photography
Jan 14 - Pyramid Mountain Natural Historical Area - Montville, NJ

Our REI Outdoor School Instructors will help you unlock that great winter landscape photo! This course is designed for customers with a basic understanding of how to use their camera. With special access to beautiful locations to inspire you, you will learn how to capture amazing the beauty of winter with the lens. More Details


Fat Biking Basics
Jan 17 - East Hanover REI

Come learn all about cycling's next big thing: fat bikes! Learn about the advantages of fat biking, the gear you need to get out, and where to go locally. More Details


Introduction to Map & Compass Class - Level 1
Jan 21 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

In this class you'll learn to read map contour lines and translate them to the actual terrain. With your compass we'll teach you about magnetic north, true north and declination. Then we'll put it all together to pinpoint your location and plan your route. More Details


Essential Camping Skills Class
Jan 21 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

Join the REI Outdoor School instructors to learn Essential Camping Skills. Our instructors will show you where to position your kitchen area, your bathroom facilities, and your tent site for maximum safety and comfort. Our goal is to teach practical camping skills for use in every situation, from car camping to long-distance backpacking. More Details


Map & Compass Navigation Basics Class
Jan 25 - East Hanover REI

Come learn basic navigation skills using map and compass to find your way. In this in-store class you'll learn the parts of a compass, how to read a topographic map and how to use them in tandem. More Details


Snowshoeing Basics
Jan 31 - East Hanover REI

Join our experienced REI staff for a class on the basics of snowshoeing. We will focus on the appropriate selection of gear as well as the basics on what you need and where to go to get started. More Details


Wilderness Survival: Winter Skills
Feb 11 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

Join REI Outdoor School for a wilderness self-reliance class. During this class you will learn practical tips and strategies that every outdoor traveler should know such as winter emergency priorities, shelter construction, and how to make your own emergency kit. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to practice and hone your skills. More Details


Wilderness First Aid with the Wilderness Medicine Institute and REI
Feb 18 - East Hanover REI

Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In just two days, you will learn the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals in remote locations. More Details


Introduction to Map & Compass Class - Level 1
Feb 18 - Lewis Morris County Park - Morristown, NJ

In this class you'll learn to read map contour lines and translate them to the actual terrain. With your compass we'll teach you about magnetic north, true north and declination. Then we'll put it all together to pinpoint your location and plan your route. More Details


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