Backpacking GOOB FAQs:
It is best to arrive in Spokane on Saturday evening the 22nd. We will be meeting at 8am on Sunday Morning, and leaving town around 10:30. We will return around 2pm on Thursday.
Yes, students participating in GOOB Backpacking will have the opportunity to check into their residence halls on Saturday, August 22 in the evening. You will have that night to get into your room, set down your belongings, get settled a little, and sleep. If you wish to arrive on Sunday morning, you are able to, but you will not have time to get into your room, though you will receive your key. GOOB participants will be able to stay in their residence halls on Thursday night following our return. Please contact Gonzaga Outdoors, if you need more information regarding accommodations.
You will camping at campsites along the trail on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights, and camping on the Montana River Lodge property on Wednesday night.