Activity Schedule

Spring 2020

Trips

Date

Trip Name

Location

Price

January 21

Rock Climbing (Indoor)

River Rock Gym

Free!

January 25

Beginner Ski & Snowboard

Winterplace Ski Resort

Varied***

January 26

Ice Skating

Berglund Center

Free!**

February 1

Beginner Ski & Snowboard

Winterplace Ski Resort

Varied***

February 2

Roaring Run Hike

Eagle Rock, VA

Free

February 4

Rock Climbing (Indoor)

River Rock Gym

Free!

February 8

Ski & Snowboard

Wintergreen Ski Resort

Varied***

February 15

Ski & Snowboard

Snowshoe Ski Resort

Varied***

February 16

Ice Skating

Berglund Center

Free!**

February 18

Rock Climbing (Indoor)

River Rock Gym

Free!

Februrary 22

Caving - Tawney's Cave

Newport, VA

$10*

February 23

Relaxation Hike - Sawtooth

Catawba, VA

Free!

February 28-March 8

Cumberland Island Exploration

Cumberland Island, GA

$150*

March 14

Hike - Hay Rock

Daleville, VA

Free!

March 15

Rock Site Management

Pilot Mountain, NC

$15*

March 21

Caving - Link's Cave

Newport, VA

$10*

March 22

Hike - Flat Top Mountain

Buchanan, VA

Free!

March 28-29

Backpacking

Grayson Highlands

$25*

March 29

Mountain Biking

Carvins Cove, VA

$10*

April 4

Hike - Devil's Marbleyard

Natural Bridge Station, VA

Free!

April 4

Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Claytor Lake State Park

$15*

April 5

Whitewater Kayaking

Glasgow, VA

$10*

  • Please see the Activity Description page for skill and ability level recommended for each trip (nearly all are beginner friendly)
  • All trips include equipment, applicable permitting/admission, transportation, and instruction
  • All trips are led by student guides certified in CPR/AED and Wilderness First Aid or higher
  • All free trips include transportation and instruction
  • Signups for all trips begin January 13, at the Outdoor Adventures Center located in Bast 121. You can also sign up using our online portal here.

*Includes meals, transportation, instruction, equipment, entrance fees, and any permitting
**Entry is free. $2 skate rentals.
*** Please see the below chart for different prices. Bibs and helmets can also be rented individually on-site.

Lift Ticket Only Ski/Board Rental Lesson All Inclusive
Winterplace
$25.00 $25.00 $35.00 $60.00
Wintergreen
$50.00 $40.00 $49.00 $100.00
Snowshoe
$55.00 $40.00 $49.00 $100.00

Spring Break Trip Description:

Cumberland Island Eco-Exploration and Backpacking
February 29 - March 6, 2020
$150

Cumberland Island, GA. Explore Georgia’s largest and southernmost barrier island in this immersive spring break trip. Set up base camp within the 9,800 acres of designated Wilderness while exploring pristine maritime forests, undeveloped beaches, and wide marshes. Learn about the natives, missionaries, enslaved African Americans, and wealthy industrialists who all walked this beautiful island. On this trip you might see: wild horses, armadillos, wild hogs, sea turtles, alligators, and more. Rich in history, ecology, and things to do, this trip offers a chance to experience a destination that has it all. Trip price include all meals, equipment, entrance fees, ferry tickets, permitting, camping fees, transportation, and instruction. There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting prior to the trip. For more information, please email Patricia Lynn

Instructional Clinics

Clinic Name

Date

Time

Backcountry Cooking

Wednesday, January 29

7:00-8:30pm

Everyday Knot Tying

Tuesday, March 10

7:00-8:30pm

Leave No Trace Awareness* Monday, January 20

7:00-8:30pm

Wednesday, February 19

7:00-8:30pm

Tuesday, March 17

7:00-8:30pm

Wednesday, April 15

7:00-8:30pm

Kayak Skills and Roll

Thursday, January 16

7:00-9:00pm

 

Monday, January 27

7:00-9:00pm

Thursday, February 13

7:00-9:00pm

Monday, February 24

7:00-9:00pm

Thursday, March 12

7:00-9:00pm

 

Thursday, April 9

7:00-9:00pm

Monday, April 21

7:00-9:00pm

Navigation & Orienteering

Thursday, February 27

7:00-8:30pm

SUP Skills & Yoga

Monday, February 10

7:00-8:00pm

 

Tuesday, March 31

7:00-8:00pm

Outdoor Gear Care & Repair

Thursday, March 26

7:00-8:30pm

Survival Skills

Tuesday, February 4

7:00-8:30pm

Wednesday, March 18

7:00-8:30pm

Special Events

Event Name

Date

Time

Price

River Rock Climbing Lock-In

Saturday, February 22-23

8:00pm-8:00am

$15

Sunset and Full Moon Hike

Wednesday, April 8

6:30pm

Free!

For more information regarding clinics and special events, please visit our Activity Description Page.