Hiking - PED 147 at Virginia Highlands Community College

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PED 147 - Hiking
Introduces physical and mental benefits of walking or hiking as a form of physical exercise. Skills developed include how to plan for a hike, what to take, and how to select a trail relative to individual abilities. Provides hiking opportunities to explore local regions. Develops awareness of safety, weather, and ecological considerations.
Laboratory 2-4. Total 2-4 hours per week.
1-2 credits

Schedule at Virginia Highlands Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
36838 PED 147-50 1
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
2024-03-11 Virginia Highlands Comm Coll HY
This is a hybrid online class with both in class and online course work required.
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
39026 PED 147-01 1
9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
2024-05-29 Virginia Highlands Comm Coll P
Students must complete 3 day hikes over the course of the term with at least one completed with the group. Group hikes will be scheduled over 5 Fridays and Saturdays during the term. Please contact the instructor at bcasteel1@vhcc.edu for more information.
Not scheduled
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