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Shredmas Day 6: South Lawn Kickback

Anna-kin Flywalker, Shredi Master

On the sixth day of shredmas Austin Sullivan gave to me a south lawn kickback, fiiiiiive campfire siiiings! four alpine draws, three 23’s, two biking gloves, and a gnartridge in a pear tree. This trip is a potluck of chill outdoor activities, if you will. I bring a slackline, you bring your frisbees and hammocks and lawn chairs, and kick …

GIANT MANHUNT GAME

Sydney Wayand

YOOOOOOO WHO WANTS TO PLAY MANHUNT?!??!?!?! (Only the best outside game ever) WAIT WHO CAN COME??? : THE MORE PEOPLE, THE MORE FUN. Anyone can join, regardless of skill/ability. Anyone looking to relive their childhood days. sO hEre’S tHe GAME PLAN y’All : The lawn will be the location of our hunting and the surrounding areas. THE BASE will be …

Edible Plants at Uva

Roland Von Der Muhll

Would you like to know where the apple, fig, pear, and other fruit trees of UVA grounds are located? If so, come on this short walk in which we will identify many of the fruit trees and berry bushes of the Pavilion Gardens on either side of the Lawn along with a few culinary and medicinal herbs along the way. …

Fruit Trees and Other Edible Plants of the Pavilion Gardens

Roland Von Der Muhll

Have you ever wanted to learn what’s edible in the Pavilion Gardens and not just another pretty flower? In this walk through the gardens we will identify apple, peach, cherry, fig and other fruit trees and berry bushes and learn what time of year to look for fruit to harvest from them. We will also identify some of the many …

Frisbee, Bluegrass and Slacklining on the Lawn

Emily Wetzel

EARTH WEEK: SPECIAL EVENT! Outdoors Club will provide picnic blankets, a slackline, frisbees, live bluegrass, and good vibes Thursday afternoon on the Lawn. Bring your own food, a friend or two, and sit back and relax just hanging out in the great outdoors. Music– jam from 3:15 to 4pm Slacklining– now’s the time to learn 🙂 http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6148559029616060313 Good vibes– all. …

Slacklining Nirvana (in January!)

Emily Wetzel

So usually slacklining nirvana isn’t possible until at least March but it’s going to be in the mid-60s tomorrow. Bring your HACKYSACK, FRISBEE, PICNIC SUPPLIES, and more, and join me in a slacklining party on the lawn from 2pm to 3pm. Never slacklined? Now’s the time to try. (silly video–) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlH207RGpCA this one’s more legit– come out and let’s be …

Slacklining Picnic on the Lawn

Emily Wetzel

hey kids, i will be slacklining and eating lunch on the lawn from 12:30 to 1:45 tomorrow. feel free to come join if you want to slackline, learn how to slackline, or even just eat outside in the beautiful weather. 🙂 feel free to bring frisbees, extra food, etc.

Slacking Lining @ the Lawn

Nick Um

Because of the nice weather, I cannot resist the temptation to get out to the lawn and enjoy some slacklining. I will teach you how to slackline if you are new. If you are a slackline guru, show us your trick! This is what slackline is: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slackline And what it could look like: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbKA4Wdn9i8 I will be setting up my …

Slacklining on the Lawn

Andrew Cassidy

Do you like balancing on random things, getting looked at oddly by strangers on the lawn, walking in straight lines, or just general hippie crap. Then come try slacklining. Feel free to come any time between 1:30 – 3:00 or even if you don’t sign up It’s a balance sport of walking on tubular webbing. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slacklining This video should get …

Some Slacking

Ryan Elliott

come hit up a little slacking on the lawn. couple people been asking when some slacklining would be going down again so here it is. of course if you have line of your own bring it out.

A Little Slacklining.

Ryan Elliott

This is for all of you looking for something to do other than your summer classes. Come out enjoy some nice weather and a little slacklining. Bring: yourself a line if you have one food is always welcome studies if you must This trip is for anyone looking to escape the library. check out this clip if you need some …

Slacklining!

Nick Um

Take a study break and come out to lawn and slackline! I’ll have my line set up tomorrow in the upper lawn near rotunda. So be sure to drop by and master the art of slacklining in a beautiful weather.

Slack Off and Slacklining on the Lawn

Chris Chin

Yo, come out and join me slacklining on the lawn this Wed from 4-6. If you have no idea what slacklining is, check out the wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slacklining and if you wanta see me slackline action, check out this youtube video: You don’t need any prior experience to join in. I don’t know exactly where on the lawn I will be, …

Flash Slacklining on the Lawn Mob

Chris Chin

This really isn’t a flash mob, but it would be cool to see a bunch of people outside slacklining. Today is beautiful, but tomorrow is supposed to be better. Its going to be 66 degrees and sunny outside, so why not come out and slackline. Take a break from homework (or bring it too) and slackline on the lawn from …

Slacklining in the Lawn

Nick Um

Take advantage of every last bit of the fall break. I will be at the upper lawn to slackline in the beautiful weather. Feel free to drop by to learn or to dazzle me with your crazy moves. I will set it up at 5:30 and stay for least half an hour or more if many show up.

Slacklining in the Lawn

Nick Um

Learn how to flyfish. Then come learn how to slackline. Kudos for those who can do both at the same time. I will be there for longer if many of you want to learn how to slackline. The slackline will be set up near the flyfish workshop between the middle of the lawn and the upper lawn. If you have …

Flyfishing Workshop!

Lila Warren

Come learn how to flycast on the lawn after, before, between classes on Thursday afternoon! Note: there will be no fish involved, and we will snag no passersby (hopefully!). If you have a rod of your own and would like to bring it to a) learn more, or b) help teach, feel free! The more the merrier. Look forward to …

Slacklining on the Lawn

Lindsay Jamerson

Hey. Let’s go be those cool people on the lawn, slacklining it up. I’ll be there between my last class and before gear room time, so feel free to drop by anytime between 3:30ish and 5:15ish and give slacklining a try…or to completely show me up. You definitely don’t have to know what you’re doing, and I can’t claim that …

Slacklining on the Lawn

Nick Trombetta

Slaaaaaaackline….. f yeah I will be setting up my slackline on the Lawn at 5 and hanging around until people get tired of walking on a piece of webbing or we run out of sunlight. All experience levels are welcome and encouraged, we always love to teach new people (and watching newbies is fun too!) No need to come by …

Flycasting Workshop!

Lila Warren

Come out to the lawn after classes Friday and learn the basics of flycasting! You’ll get it in no time, rest assured. Note: you are guaranteed to catch NO fish on this trip!

Flycasting Workshop on the Lawn

Lila Warren

Want to give tour groups something to look at? Come out on Friday afternoon to learn the basics of flycasting on the lawn! Grass-casting is good practice and there are no trees to snag in – only passersby 😉 I’ll have two rods for you to practice with, and I’ll introduce you to the great sport of flyfishing. Disclaimer: Do …

Vermonster + Picture!

Lila Warren

Take a break from studying to come eat massive quantities of icecream and get your picture taken for the yearbook on the beautiful Lawn! Wear your Outdoors Club T-shirt to look extra club-tastic for the picture, and come with an appetite! Please indicate favorite B&J flavors when you sign up for the trip.

Slacklining on the Lawn

Bob Weaver

The weather is too nice to not be outside and this is a great study break as Finals approach. For anyone who has not experienced the great sport of slacklining it is an exercise of intense balance and body control. Basically it involves walking along a 1 inch piece of climbing webbing strung a few feet of the ground between …

Slacklining on the Lawn

James Pilachowski

Come out to The Lawn this Sunday at 2pm to try your hand at slacklining. This is a great sport started by rock climbers, in principle similar to tightrope walking. Instead of a rope, 1 inch tubular webbing is used, and the rope bends and sways under your weight. Not only is it fun, but it’s a great way to …

Flycasting Workshop on the Lawn!

Lila Warren

If you’d like to learn the basics of flycasting, come out to the Lawn on Wednesday afternoon! It should be a beautiful day for a fun break between classes. I’ll bring my rod and teach you basic casting techniques; you just have to show up. I’ll clip the hook so we don’t snag anyone on their way to class 🙂 …

Flycasting Workshop Ii

Lila Warren

Let’s do it again! Alot of people were unable to make it to the last one, so I’m holding another flycasting workshop. Come out on Tuesday for an hour or so between classes to learn the basics of flycasting on the Lawn. The folks who sign up for this round who were on the waitlist of the last trip will …

Flyfishing Workshop on the Lawn

Lila Warren

Have some free time between classes and want to learn the basics of flycasting? Then this adventure is for you! Come out on Thursday afternoon for an hour or so, whatever your schedule allows, and learn how to cast with a flyrod. I only have one rod, so I will limit the size to 3 – so sign up NOW! …

Outd 301: Intro to Slacklining

Andrew Barr

Basically its like tight-rope walking on tubular webbing (the line slacks down as you walk on it). We’ll be messing around on the lawn trying to balance on this thing. Once you’ve figured that out you can try walking on it, turning around, sitting down, or even jumping on it and balancing. Its addictive! See you on the lawn at …

Backpack Workshop, Backpacking Series

Aarash Sofla

We will show you how to adjust several straps of a backpack. how to pack it for different kind of trips. difference of backpacks… if you have a backpack you are welcome to bring it and show it to others, backpacks are different. This workshop is from backpacking series. We had tents workshop that I think people liked it. we …

Tents Workshop, Backpacking Series

Aarash Sofla

Ever wondered How to pitch a tent, pack it, clean it, find a good location for it and things like this? Come join us on the Lawn on Thursday for a quick workshop about this. You can bring your food and eat dinner there. we will quickly go over tents and differences like 2/3/4..pole, symmetric/unsymmetric, light tents/ 3 season/ 4 …