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.
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

January

Adventure Date
Horizontal Caving: Underground Adventures 1 1/23
Horizontal Caving: Underground Adventures 2 1/30
Backpacking: Beginner Overnight A & B 1/30-1/31

February

Adventure Date
Rock Climbing: Beginner A 2/6
Backpacking: Map & Compass Overnight 2/6-2/7
Rock Climbing: Beginner B 2/13
Backpacking: Beginner Overnight C 2/13-2/14
Beginner Whitewater Kayaking: Beginner Strokes A 2/20
Fundamentals of Kayaking I: Strokes & Rescues 2/21
Beginner Whitewater Kayaking: Beginner Strokes B 2/21
Intermediate Caving: Vertical Techniques 1 2/22
Intermediate Caving: Vertical Techniques 2 2/27
Backpacking: Beginner Overnight D 2/27-2/28

March

Adventure Date
Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking: Intermediate Strokes 1 3/5
Rock Climbing: Beginner C 3/5
Backpacking: Beginner Overnight E 3/5-3/6
Intermediate Whitewater Kayaking: Intermediate Strokes 2 3/12
Mountain Biking: Off-road Adventures Option A 3/12
Rock Climbing: Bouldering 3/12
Okefenokee Swamp Mini-Expedition 3/23-3/26

April

Adventure Date
Rock Climbing: Intermediate 4/2
Mountain Biking: Off-road Adventures Option B 4/3
Backpacking: Advanced Overnight 4/2-4/3
Coastal & Surf Kayaking Adventure 4/9-4/10
Backpacking: Survival Overnight 4/9-4/10
Fundamentals of Kayaking II: River Expedition 4/16
Mountain Biking: Off-road Adventures Option C 4/16

 






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