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Humpback Sunrise lol

John Cooney

Trip is subject to cancellation due to status of Blue Ridge Parkway*** Hike to see the sunrise at Humpback! Haven’t been this semester so lez do it. ~ Here’s the plan ~ – Meet at Lambeth at 5:50 am (this is where I live, if you need to b picked up let me know beforehand and I can help you …

Beach Camping at First Landing State Park

John Cooney

Hey there! This Friday night, I’ll be camping at First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach, which is about 2hrs 45mins from Charlottesville. We will be leaving at 2:00 pm on Friday from Lambeth apartments and returning at some point on Saturday night – whenever we get tired of hiking/swimming/chillaxing on the beach there. The cost of the trip is …

Service Trip: Lambeth Creek Cleanup

John Franklin

Hey Outdoors Club- Were you inspired today (it’s Earth day, remember) to do some environmental service work? This Friday the 24th from 4 to 6 pm there is a crew going out to clean up the stream that runs in front of Carrs Hill field and Lambeth field apartments. Note: the cleanup is being organized by another organization, not by …

Tuesday Shreddy Rescheduled

Kit Guncheon

It’s that time of the week again. I’m looking to go to Preddy Creek this upcoming Tuesday to hit up the main loop and advanced loop. These trails are among the best around, so you’d be making a mistake if you didn’t go for a ride before summer begins. This trip is for intermediate-advanced riders. If you don’t have much …

Tuesday Preddy

Kit Guncheon

It’s that time of the week again. I’m looking to go to Preddy Creek this upcoming Tuesday to hit up the main loop and advanced loop. These trails are among the best around, so you’d be making a mistake if you didn’t go for a ride before summer begins. This trip is for intermediate-advanced riders. If you don’t have much …

Introduction to Rock Climbing: So You Want to Climb Rocks?

Matt Harrington

Note: I need one or two more people who know how to belay, preferably lead belay. I want to have a full option of routes, and set up a few on the pillars. So You Want to Climb Rocks? This is a beginner’s rock climbing to Manchester Bridge in Richmond. I’ve been talking to a few people around, and there …

Leonids Meteor Shower Viewing

Emily Wetzel

According to NASA: “This year’s Leonid meteor shower peaks on Tuesday, Nov. 17th. If forecasters are correct, the shower should produce a mild but pretty sprinkling of meteors over North America followed by a more intense outburst over Asia. The phase of the Moon will be new, setting the stage for what could be one of the best Leonid showers …