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W&L Disc Golf Club Ice Bowl Tournament

Come out to the Pavilion Feb. 5 for the Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament.  The event is open to anyone and everyone, and we have two divisions to accommodate any experience level.  Admission is $10 in addition to a $10 donation or canned food for the Rockbridge Area Relief Association.  Those who prefer can swipe home the entry fee.  Registration opens and the beginner’s clinic begins at 12 p.m., and the tournament begins at 1 p.m.
The top three in each division will be awarded prizes.
Email outing@wlu.edu with interest or questions.
 

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Crossroads Cave Trip Jan. 28

Join us for caving at Crossroads!  The trip cost is $40, but some scholarship funds are available (contact outing@wlu.edu if interested).
Crossroads Cave is an entry -level  cave with challenges for all abilities.  Keep the following in mind if you’re interested in signing up:

Register  and pay online (trip fee is nonrefundable).
Wear warm rugged clothing and expect to get wet/muddy.
Bring small water bottle, lunch, and change of shoes and clothing.

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Roll kayak class next week

The Outing Club will offer a roll class next week, Tuesday, Jan. 17 from 8-10 p.m. The class is free, and will be taught in the pool by an Outward Bound instructor.  Only two spots left, so sign up now!
Email outing@wlu.edu with interest or questions.

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Look out for Outing Club activities this week

We’ve got some great day trips and evening activities coming your way this week, and we’d love for you to join us!

Roll-out Rappel on our Fechnay High Ropes Course this Friday Jan 13th from 8:30 to midnight. Who wants to climb 40 feet into a pine tree and then rappel down in the dark? Email outing@wlu.edu for more info.
We are heading to Wintergreen to tube “The Plunge” on Saturday…email Kelsey Goodwin for more info.
All week there will be chances to do stuff and win prizes…check our Facebook Page each day around lunchtime for the days challenge.
Next outing club meeting is Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m.

Have a great term and stay involved…you are not too busy!

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It’s not too late to try geocaching on campus!

Hey Outing Club!  You still have two days to try geocaching on campus!
Grab your smart phone with a GPS app or borrow one of the Outing Clubs GPS units and head out to find a few caches.  Get our user name and password to get the coordinates and hints, go find it, log it and then email outing@wlu.edu to get your name in the hat for a drawing for $25 at Blue Sky Bakery.  The more caches you find this week- the more chances you have to win.
There are at least 5 within a 15 minute walk from the Elrod Commons!
Any questions?  Want the user name and password to log into http://www.geocaching.com/ ?  email outing @wlu.edu or contact James to get your answers!

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Geocaching this week- win a free lunch!

Travis Wakeman, '14, looking for the next geocache…
Howdy Outing Club students!  Get out and about this week regardless of what you have going on in the evenings.  Try Geocaching on campus.
 
Grab your smart phone with a GPS app or borrow one of the Outing Club’s GPS units and head out to find a few caches.  Get our user name and password to get the coordinates and hints, go find it, log it and then email outing@wlu.edu to get your name in the hat for a drawing for $25 at Blue Sky Bakery.  The more caches you find this week- the more chances you have to win.
 
There are at least 5 within a 15 minute walk from the Elrod Commons!
 
Any questions?  Want the user name and password to log into http://www.geocaching.com/ ?  email outing @wlu.edu or contact James to get your answers!
 
Good luck.

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