Announcements

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair + Committee Announcement

Hi everyone!  As you all may have seen on Instagram, the Outdoors Club at UVA has recently added a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) chair officer position in order to recognize our historic complacency in the face of racism and exclusivity in the outdoors, and to hold ourselves accountable now and in the future to making a more inclusive and …

Back to Shred

Hey Everyone, Now that it’s getting warmer and sunnier and less covid-y, we wanted to take this opportunity to remind you all of some club operations stuff. Some things to know for this semester: Proof of negative covid test required to attend in-person trips We have a bunch of new road bikes! Check them out for a trip or personal …

All In Person Activity Suspended Until Further Notice

Hi all, In light of the new COVID-19 restrictions put in place by the University, the club is suspending all in-person activity including gear checkouts until these restrictions are lifted. We understand that this is incredibly frustrating but we need to prioritize the safety of both our members and the broader Charlottesville community. In the meantime, take advantage of the little …

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair Application

Dear friends,  After what has been a very difficult year, we are almost ready to say goodbye to 2020. This email serves two purposes: to keep you updated on our work towards promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) within our club, and to look forward to how we can continue this work in the new year.  This past year, we …

GEAR ROOMS WEEK OF 9/7

Gear Room Schedule: Mon: Tues:  Weds: 8:30pm -> Sophia Benmhend (202) 644-0304 Thurs: 2:00pm -> Burke Haywood (540) 817-4002 Fri: Sat: Sun: If none of these times work for you, please email the officers outdoors-officers@virginia.edu at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a separate time to be let into the gear room. Please only do this if you really can’t make the gear room times, not just because you …

Back to Grounds Update: Policy Changes, etc.

Howdy! Happy first day of classes! The officers have been hard at work to come up with a plan that will allow us to do as much as possible together when we get back. This is going to be a weird semester for sure, so we ask that you bear with us while we figure things out. We have a …

Gear Rooms Week of 3/2: SPECIAL SPRING BREAK POLICY PLS READ

Hey everyone, since Moab this week we are restricting Monday and Tuesday gear checkouts to people on the Moab trip. Checkouts will open to regular members on Wednesday. If you have gear checked out return it Monday or Tuesday.  If this doesn’t work for you, please email the officers. Gear Room Schedule: Mon: (2/24) 5:00pm —>Nick Gomer ‪(757) 607-767 (checkout  Tues: 8:00pm …

Gear Rooms Week of 2/24

Sah dudes, Given that our Moab mega trip goes out in just over a week (!!?!?), we ask that if you want to check out gear you email the officers before coming to a gear room to verify that the item you want will be available. Additionally, if you have gear checked out it MUST be returned THIS WEEK to‏ ensure …

Gear Room 02/17 Cancelled

Hi all, I had a personal emergency and have to cancel my gear room today—sorry for the inconvencience!

Gear Rooms Week of 02/17

Gear Room Schedule: Mon: (2/17) 6:30pm —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Tues: 8:00pm —> Victoria Alvarez (678) 520-3016 Weds: 5:00pm —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117  Thurs: 4:30pm —>Nick Gomer ‪(757) 607-767  Fri: Sat: Sun:    If none of these times work for you, please email the officers outdoors-officers@virginia.edu at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a separate time to be let …

Gear Rooms Week of 02/10/2019

Sah dudes, It’s a new week and that means new gear rooms. Check them out! Gear Room Schedule: Mon: (2/3) 5:00pm —>Nick Gomer ‪(757) 607-767 Tues: 8:00pm —> Victoria Alvarez (678) 520-3016 Weds: 5:00pm —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 (subject to change, stay tuned) Thurs: 5:30pm —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Fri: Sat: Sun:  If none of these times work …

Gear Rooms Week of 2/3

Gear Room Schedule: Mon: (2/3) 5:00pm —>Nick Gomer ‪(757) 607-767 Tues: 8:00pm —> Victoria Alvarez (678) 520-3016 Weds: 5:00pm —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 Thurs: 5:30pm —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Fri: Sat: Sun: 6:00pm —> Bill Talley (804) 248-5317 If none of these times work for you, please email the officers outdoors-officers@virginia.edu at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a separate time …

Gear Room Time Change 01/30

Hi All, My Thursday gear room needs to be at 5:30 instead of 6:30. The original post has been updated to reflect this but the email obviously still has the old time. Sorry if this causes any inconvenience and feel free to text me at 617-230-7261 if that threw a wrench in your plans. Anna

Gear Rooms Week of 01/27

Hey everyone, I hope you had a restful winter break, and are back and ready to shred. If you have any overdue gear, please bring it back THIS WEEK. Gear Room Schedule: Mon: Tues (1/28): 8:00pm —> Victoria Alvarez (678) 520-3016 Weds: 5:00pm —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 Thurs: 5:30pm —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Fri: Sat: Sun: 6:00pm —> …

Gear Rooms Week of 1/20

Hey everyone, I hope you had a restful winter break, and are back and ready to shred. If you have any overdue gear, please bring it back THIS WEEK. Gear Room Schedule: Mon: Tues: Weds (1/22): 5:00pm —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 Thurs: 5:00pm —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-767 Fri: Sat: Sun: 5:00pm —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 If none of …

Gear Rooms Week of 12/2

Hey pals, I hope you had a lovely break and are rested, refreshed, and ready to shred (or take finals, or whatever). As the semester draws to a close, please bring back all your gear so we can work on upkeep over break. Here are our gear rooms for the week: M: (12/02) 6:30PM —> Bill Talley ‪(804)‬ 248-5317 T: …

Thanksgiving Gear Room (just one, on 11/25)

Hey, everyone! This week we’re having just one gear room: Monday (11/25) @ 6:30pm: Bill Talley, (804) 248-5317 We will also meet people in the gear room Sunday 12/1 by request. Also, happy thanksgiving! This year we are thankful for dirt, shredding, and you all <3 Love, The Officers

Gear Rooms Week of 11/18

Hey friends, You have gear, we have gear rooms, let’s get together! M: (11/4)  T: 6:45PM —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 W: ‪7:00PM‬ —> Victoria Alvarez  (678) 520-3016 Th: ‪5:30PM‬ —> Charlie Haywood ‪(540) 319-1117‬ F: S: Su: ‪6:00 PM‬ —> Bill Talley ‪(804) ‬248-5317 If none of these times work for you, please email the officers outdoors-officers@virginia.edu at least 24 hours …

Gear Rooms Week of 11/11 (no Monday gear room)

Hey friends, You have gear, we have gear rooms, let’s get together! These are your gear rooms for the week: M: (11/4) 7:00PM —> T: 6:45PM —> Bill Talley ‪(804)‬ W: ‪6:45PM‬ —> Victoria Alvarez  (678) 520-3016 Th: ‪5:00PM‬ —> Charlie Haywood ‪(540) 319-1117‬ F: S: Su: ‪5:00 PM‬ —> Nick Gomer ‪(757) 607-767‬ If none of these times work for …

Tuesday 11/5 Gear Room moved to 7:15pm

Hi all, Sorry for the late notice but I have to move my gear room to 7:15pm. Text me at (617) 230-7261 if you have any questions! Peace, love, and dirt, Anna

Gear Rooms Week of 11/4 – New Gear, New Gear Times

Hey everyone, we have a bunch of exciting new stuff in the gear room that’s getting rolled out this week so keep an eye out for new tents, stoves, caving gear, lamps, and more! To avoid getting your gear privileges suspended, make sure to bring your gear back before it is due or email the officers for a renewal. These …

Tuesday Gear Room Postponed

Hey All, I have to postpone my gear room today. It will be at 7:45 instead of 6:30. If you have any concerns, please text me at (617) 230-7261. Peace, love, and dirt, Anna

Gear Rooms Week of 10/28 (a lil diffo from last week)

Hey broskis, We’ve had trouble getting people to return gear so effective 11/01, we will suspending gear privileges 2 days for each day an item is overdue. If none of the gear room times work for you to return your gear on time, you must email the officers 24 hours before your gear due date and ask for your gear checkout to …

Gear Rooms Week of 10/21 – New Late Gear Policy (pls read)

Shredheads, We will have enough tents and sleeping bags for people at NRGE but we will be cutting it kinda close. So, as a result, we are not checking out tents sleeping pads, or sleeping pads this week. Also, we’ve had trouble getting people to return gear so effective 11/01, we will suspending gear privileges 2 days for each day an …

Gear Rooms Week of 10/14 – New policy, please read

Sup, Shredheads? Due to the massive volume of checkouts we’ve been having we’re trying out some new things this week. Please return gear on either Monday or Tuesday so it can be available for checkout on Wednesday and Thursday. If this doesn’t work for you send the officers an email to arrange a time to bring your gear back before the …

Gear Rooms Week of 10/07

Compadres, You’ve got gear needs. We’ve got gear rooms. Let’s get together. If you checked out gear for fall break, please bring it back at one of the gear rooms! Gear Room Schedule M: (10/7) T: W: 4:15PM —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Th: 5:30PM —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 F: S: Su: 5:00 PM —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-7674 …

Gear Rooms Week of 09/30 (a bit different from last week)

What’s up, dirtbags? As fall break approaches, it is of the utmost importance that you bring back your gear this week—especially if you have backpacking gear or headlamps. We have a lot of trips going out, and we need to be able to provide gear for them. The good news is, we have a lot of gear rooms this week! …

Gear Rooms Week of 9/23 (amended)

What’s up, dirtbags? We have gear rooms, you have gear you need to return and check out, let’s get together. Gear Room Schedule M: (9/16) 7:00PM —> Bill Talley (804) 248-5317 T: 6:30PM —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-7674 W: 5:00PM —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Th: 5:30PM —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 F: S: Su: 7:00PM —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-7674 If none of these times work …

Gear Rooms Week of 09/23 (slightly different from last week)

What’s up, dirtbags? We have gear rooms, you have gear you need to return and check out, let’s get together. Gear Room Schedule M: (9/16) 7:00PM —> Bill Talley (804) 248-5317 T: 6:30PM —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-7674 W: 5:30PM —> Anna Cuddeback (617) 230-7261 Th: 5:30PM —> Charlie Haywood (540) 319-1117 F: S: Su: 7:00PM —> Nick Gomer (757) 607-7674 If none of these times work …