Adventure Programs

General Information
  • Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that classes fill quickly.
  • Registration for each trip begins 30 days prior to the trip date.
  • Registration closes two days before the pre-trip meeting.
  • All trips include a pre-trip class.
  • 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, so please check back for udpates to the schedule.
  • Prices average $15-25 per trip.
  • 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.


Adventure Date
Fundamentals of Sea Kayaking 9/3
Horizontal Caving 9/10
Fundamentals of Cascading 9/10
Beginner Whitewater Kayaking 9/10
Overnight Backpacking: A 9/10-9/11
Sea Kayaking: Beginner Overnight 9/10-9/11
Fundamentals of Cascading 9/17
Beginner Whitewater Kayaking 9/17
Beginner Whitewater Kayaking 9/18
Intermediate Cascading 9/18
Horizontal Caving 9/24
Mountain Biking: Off-Road Adventures 9/24
Introduction to Rock Climbing 9/24
Sea Kayaking: Regular Overnight 9/24-9/25
Overnight Backpacking: B & C 9/24-9/25


Adventure Date
Intermediate Cascading 10/2
Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking 10/2
Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking 10/8
Sea Kayaking: North Carolina Lake Mini-Expedition 10/8-10/10
Vertical Caving 10/15
Advanced Cascading 10/15
Overnight Backpacking: D 10/15-10/16
Introduction to Rock Climbing 10/16
Vertical Caving 10/22
Mountain Biking: Off-Road Adventures 10/22
Whitewater Kayaking: Instructor-in-Training 10/22
Sea Kayaking: Coastal 10/22-10/23
Overnight Backpacking: E 10/22-10/23
Introduction to Rock Climbing 10/23


Adventure Date
Survival Backpacking Overnight 11/5-11/6
Advanced Backpacking Overnight 11/12-11/13
Mountain Biking: Off-Road Adventures 11/15


Adventure Date
Map & Compass Backpacking Overnight 12/3-12/4


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