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Backpacking, Camping, and Hiking

Saturday, May 18 to Sunday, May 26, 2019
Redwoods National and State Park, CA

$725 / $775 + Airfare
Sign-up By: 11:59 p.m., Friday, 3/1/19
Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, 2/26 at 6 p.m.

We will be taking on the West Coast for our summer trips this year. For the Redwoods trip, we will fly from Nashville into San Francisco where we will stay in a hotel the first night in order to explore the city. From there, we will take a van and begin driving up the coast and staying a night at the Lost Coast and do some day hiking. We will then make our way up a few more hours to the Redwoods National and State Park to do some day hikes, a 2-day backpacking trip and end our stay at the park with a night at the Wolf Creek Lodge. We’ll be checking out some of the world’s tallest trees, experience some remote hiking and backpacking, and enjoy the beautiful coastline on hikes and scenic driving. 

Estimated trip duration: 8 a.m., Saturday, 5/18 – 5 p.m. Sunday, 5/26/19

Cost Includes: all transportation, 2 nights in a hotel and all camping fees, food during camping portion of the trip (not included during driving and both hotel nights) and group equipment.  



Fall 2018 Adventure Trips

Backpacking, Camping, and Hiking

Saturday, July 6 to Sunday, July 14, 2019
Great Basin National Park, NV

$625 / $675 to meet at the Las Vegas Airport
Sign-up By: Friday, 2/22
Pre-Trip Meeting: Thursday, 3/21 at 5:30 p.m.

In the summer of 2019, the outdoor rec team is venturing to a less visited National Park with a great variety of things to do and see. Great Basin is not the best name for this park as the Snake Mountain Range runs through the park! Highlights will include the 13,063 foot Wheeler Peak, complete with a glacier on it, the ancient bristlecone pine trees, Lehman Cave, and one incredible night sky! This trip will have one 3-day backpacking trip, one cave tour in the spectacular Lehman Cave, and four day-hikes of various lengths. No experience is necessary, but you do need to be in good physical shape by the time we leave. We will meet at the Las Vegas airport and then drive in a van up to the park. This will be an amazing trip!

Cost Includes:  van transportation from the airport, hotel on both ends of the trip, food while camping, group equipment, permits, camping fees, and a cave tour.

Space is limited to the first 10 people that sign up, so don't delay.