Trips and Clinics

stand up paddle board trip

Get Outdoors with UGA Outdoor Rec!

UGA outdoor trips and clinics are open to all students, faculty/staff, and current members of the Ramsey Student Center. We offer many outdoor activities, including flatwater and whitewater paddling, rafting, backpacking, hiking, stand-up paddleboard (SUP) trips, caving, rock climbing, snorkeling, and more. No experience is necessary! For full trip descriptions and details, visit the registration page.

Summer/Fall 2018 Trips and Clinics

Trip/Clinic Location Activity  Date(s) PEDB Hours Student  Fac/ Staff Affiliate Space Available (Updated 8/10/18)  
Bike Maintenance Clinic GA Clinic WED 8/22 3 $10 $15 $15 15
Urban Biking:  The Path GA Biking SAT 8/25 5 $45 $50 $55

10

French Broad:  Paddle Through the Golden Forest NC Paddle SAT 9/1-MON 9/3 15 $80 $90 $100 8
Map and Compass Skills GA Clinic WED 9/5 3 $10 $15 $15 15
Palmetto Peak Backpacking SC Backpacking SAT 9/8-SUN 9/9 10 $80 $90 $100 8
Etowah River Paddling GA Paddle SAT 9/8 5 $40 $45 $50 8
Whitewater Rafting Adventure TN Rafting FRI 9/7-SAT 9/8 10 $160 $175 $190 8
SCUBA:  Basic Open Water Course GA SCUBA WED 9/12 25 $170 $180 N/A 13
Outdoor Photography Day Trip GA Clinic SUN 9/16 5 $30 $35 $40 15
How to Bird GA Clinic WED 9/19 3 $10 $15 $15 15
Fly Fishing Skill Session and Day Trip GA Fishing WED 9/19 & SAT 9/22 8 $40 $45 $50 8
Canoe the New River NC Paddling FRI 9/21-SUN 9/23 10 $80 $90 $100 8
Intro to Vertical Caving GA Caving SAT 9/22-SUN 9/23 10 $80 $90 $100 8
SUP Sunrise Yoga GA Clinic SAT 9/22 5 $30 $35 $40 8
Outdoor Diversity GA Clinic WED 9/26 3 Free Free N/A 15
Raven Cliff Falls Day Hike GA Hiking SUN 9/30 5 $40 $45 $50 8
Intro to Disc Golf GA Clinic SUN 9/30 5 $10 $15 $15 6
Sandrock Climbing AL Climbing SAT 10/6-SUN 10/7 10 $80 $90 $100 8
Intro to SUP Yoga GA Clinic SUN 10/7 3 $30 $35 $40 8
Amicalola Falls and Apple Picking GA Hiking SUN 10/7 5 $40 $45 $50 8
Nature Photography GA Clinic WED 10/10 3 $10 $15 $15 9
Cycling Skills GA Clinic WED 10/17 3 Free Free N/A 10
Roan Highlands NC Backpacking SAT 10/20-SUN 10/21 10 $80 $90 $100 8
Cloudland Canyon Mountain Bike and Hike GA Biking SAT 10/20-SUN 10/21 10 $80 $90 $100 7
Art Loeb Trail Thru Hike NC Backpacking FRI 10/26-SUN 10/28 15 $90 $100 $110 8
Intro to Caving GA Caving SAT 11/3-11/4 10 $80 $90 $100 6
Yonah Mountain Rappeling GA Climbing SUN 11/4 5 $40 $45 $50 8
Advanced SCUBA  GA SCUBA WED 11/7 10 $95 $105 N/A 10
Campfire Cooking GA Clinic WED 11/7 3 $15 $20 $20 10
Snorkeling with Manatees FL Special FRI 11/9-SUN 11/11 15 $210 $235 $260 8
Climbing Technique GA Clinic WED 11/14 3 $10 $15 N/A 10
Tallulah Gorge Day Hike GA Hiking SUN 11/18 5 $40 $45 $50 8
Apalachicola Paddling FL Paddling SUN 11/18-TUE 11/20 15 $90 $100 $110 8
10,000 Islands Sea Kayaking FL Paddling SAT 12/15-WED 12/19 25 $210 $235 $260 8
Steamboat Springs Ski Trip CO Skiing SAT 12/15-THU 12/20 25 est $1150   N/A 10


 

 

UGA Outdoor Recreation Policies

Policies pertaining to the UGA Climbing Wall, Challenge Course, Trips & Clinics, and ORC Equipment Rental

Trips & Clinics Registration

Custom Trips

Plan a customized adventure for your group.

PE Credit and Study Abroad

Obtain PE and Science credits by participating in Outdoor Recreation activities.

Outdoor Recreation Activity Descriptions

Useful Info

706-542-4677 | Outdoor Rec Center

Cathy Stedman, Assistant Director
cstedman@uga.edu

Ben Fowler, Graduate Assistant
thefowlerben@uga.edu

 

PE Credit and Study Abroad

Get PE and other course credits by participating in outdoor activities. Learn More

PEDB 1090: Trip Documentation


Outdoor Recreation Forms

UGA Outdoor Recreation Registration / Health History / Waiver

Individual Transportation Waiver

Employment Opportunities

UGA Outdoor Recreation employs students for the jobs listed below. A short summary of responsibilities, skills and qualifications follows each job title. Apply for a position here.

Challenge Course Facilitator Job Description

Climbing Wall Staff Job Desciption

Trip Leader Job Description


Leave No Trace
UGA Outdoor Recreation practices Leave No Trace (LNT) principles, values, and guidelines on trips and clinics. Learn more about these principles here.