Adventure Programs

General Information
  • Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Registration closes two days before the pre-trip meeting.
  • Pre-trip sessions are required in order to attend the weekend adventure.
  • Gear, instruction, and transportation is provided.
  • Class sizes are limited to insure quality instruction.
  • Dates are subject to change & new trips are frequently added.
  • Prices average $15-25 per trip.

 

Eligibility
  • ORGT serves the Georgia Tech community -- GT students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their sponsored guests -- one guest pass per student, faculty, staff, or alumni may rent gear and participate in instructional classes.  Guests must be at least 16 years old.
  • The following are eligible to participate in ORGT's volunteer instructor in training program:   GT students, faculty, staff and alumni who have (a) attended ORGT instructional classes and/or (b) received the endorsement of a current ORGT trip leader.

 

Calendar

September

 
Date Time Adventure Trip Date
3 7pm Horizontal Caving 6
4   Fundamentals of Kayaking IA: Strokes & Rescues (Option A) 8
4   Fundamentals of Stand Up Paddleboarding I: Strokes, etc. 8
5 6:30pm Intro to Rock Climbing: Beginner Trip A 8
5   Beginner Whitewater Kayaking: Part 1 7
5 6:30pm Backpacking Day Hike 7
10   Mountain Biking:  “Off-road Adventures!”  (Option A) 15
12   Beginner Whitewater Kayaking: Part 2 14
12 6:30pm Backpacking Overnight 14-15
18 7pm Horizontal Caving 21
18   Fundamentals of Kayaking II: River Expedition 22
24   Mountain Biking:  “Off-road Adventures!”  (Option B) 29
26 6pm Intermediate Rock Climbing 28

 

October

 
Date Time Adventure Trip Date
2   Coastal & Surf Kayaking Adventure 5-6
3   Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking: Part 1 5
3 6:30pm Backpacking Overnight 5-6
9   North Carolina Lake Adventure 12-14
14   Mountain Biking:  “Off-road Adventures!”  (Option C) 19
16 7pm Intermediate Caving:  Vertical Techniques: Trip 1 19
17   Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking: Part 2 20
24 6:30pm Wilderness Survival Overnight Hike 25-26
24 6:30pm Intro to Rock Climbing: Beginner Trip B 26
30 7pm Intermediate Caving:  Vertical Techniques: Trip 2 Nov. 2
31   Fundamentals of Kayaking IB: Strokes & Rescues (Option A) Nov. 3

 

November

 
Date Time Adventure Trip Date
14 6:30pm Advanced Climbing:  Intro to Trad Climbing (requires intro & Intermediate class.) 16
21 6:30pm Inclement Weather Overnight Hike 23

 




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