Big Run Loop — Overnight Intro to Backpacking

Berk Ekmekci

Looking for a moderately-challenging, intro backpacking adventure? You’ve found it! Big Run Loop is a circuit trail in Shenandoah National Park (~MP 81 on Skyline Drive) that offers a great opportunity for a 2-day, 1-night backpacking trip to familiarize with the fundamentals of backcountry hiking, navigation, and camping. We will be meeting at the Chemistry Building at UVa to organize …

Learn About Nols! (National Outdoor Leadership School)

Joe Gibson

Are you interested in working in the outdoor recreation industry? Need to expand your technical and leadership skill base in the back country? Come talk with a NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) rep about courses, internships and job opportunities! Come by the UVA Chemistry building room 304 Thursday, October 9th from 7-8:30pm!. We will have pizzas at hand to fuel …