Trips and Clinics

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Get Outdoors with UGA Outdoor Rec!

UGA outdoor trips and clinics are open to all students, faculty/staff, and members of the Athens community. 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!

Fall 2017 Trips and Clinics (for full trip descriptions and details, visit the registration page)

Trip/Clinic Location Activity  Date(s) PEDB Hours Student  Fac/ Staff Non-UGA Space Available (updated 10/12/17) 
Mount Yonah GA Climbing SAT & SUN 10/14-15 10 $45

$50

$55 4
Athens Trail Running Athens, GA Day Trip SUN 10/15 5 $15 $20 $20 FULL
Kayak Roll Clinic II Ramsey Clinic TUES 10/17 3 $15 $20 N/A FULL
Fire Building Ramsey Clinic WED 10/25 3 $10 $15 $15 FULL
Keeywaydin Island Paddle FL Paddle FRI-SUN 10/27-29 15 $160 $170 $180 5
Advanced Scuba Ramsey Scuba WED 11/1 9 $95 $105 N/A 7
Stone Summit ATL Day Trip GA Climbing SUN 11/5 5 $40 $45 $50 FULL
Snorkel with Manatees FL Snorkel FRI-SUN 11/10-12 15 $195 $220 N/A FULL
Stone Mountain GA Car Camp/Hike SAT & SUN 11/11-12 10 $80 $85 $90 3
Florida Keys Dive Trip FL Scuba SAT-WED 11/18-22 21 $535 $545 $555 7
Intro to Vertical Caving GA Caving SUN 11/19 8 $55 $60 N/A FULL


 

 

FALL 2017 PEDB Trips (these trips are reserved for students registered for PEDB 1100 and PEDB 1000 classes. If you are a student in one of these courses, you may register for your trip(s) using the registration page. If you are in PEDB 1090 Outdoor Adventure (non-Spring Break), you will register for trips from the list above.)

Trip Name

Date(s)

PEDB Class

Backpacking #1 Sat 9/2-9/3 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
Backpacking #2 Sat 9/30-10/1 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
Backpacking #3 Sat 10/7-10/8 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
Backpacking #4 Sat 11/11-11/12 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
Backpacking #5 Sat 11/11-11/12 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
Backpacking #6 Sat 11/18-11/19 PEDB 1100 (TBD)
SCUBA 1 Fri 10/20-10/22 PEDB 1331 (HAYNIE)
SCUBA 2 Fri 11/3-11/15 PEDB 1331 (HAYNIE)
SCUBA 3 Fri 12/1-12/3 PEDB 1331 (HAYNIE)

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

Josh Fulmer, Coordinator 
jfulmer@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.