The Raymond B. Preston Health and Activities Center, Hattie L. Preston Intramural
Sports Complex, and the WKU Challenge Course will be closed until further notice.
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Food is your body’s fuel in the backcountry. Learn how to make gourmet meals that will surely please a hungry crowd. This hands-on clinic will teach you the basics of planning, packing, preparing, and eating in the backcountry. Come hungry as there will be plenty of food!
Spend the weekend backpacking at beautiful Land Between the Lakes located in Western Kentucky. This 170,000-acre national recreation area paradise was formed when the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers were impounded, creating Kentucky and Barkley Lakes—one of the world’s largest man-made bodies of water. No previous backpacking experience is required.