Learn basic safety and hiking techniques and get in shape while exploring some of the best hiking paths and trails in the surrounding area. Discuss survival and safety techniques. Understand the terrain, path markers, weather conditions, and clothing and footwear for basic hiking. The first class* meets on campus; remaining classes meet at the designated hiking location. *You must attend the first class to participate in any of the hikes. Orientation class is March 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Hikes are Trolley Line #9 Rail Trail (3 miles) on March 21; Hashawha Circuit Trail (4 miles) on April 4; and Patapsco McKeldin Waterfalls Trail (4 miles) on April 18.