June 8, 2014

2014 Youth Expeditions

Here are the dates for the PRG youth trips for 2014:

Details and pricing can be found at http://www.philarockgym.com/youth-expedition.php

Place a deposit by March 31st for a $100 discount. See Randi for additional team member discounts.

Red River Gorge, Slade, KY 
http://www.miguelspizza.com/ (Redesigned website!)
everyone needs to have the Muir Valley waiver filled out before we leave. Fill it out here - http://www.muirvalley.com/sign-waiver.html
Departures meet at Oaks at 7 am 
  6/21/14 - 6/28/14 - week 1
  6/29/14 - 7/05/14 - week 2
  7/06/14 - 7/12/14 - week 3
  7/13/14 - 7/20/14 - week 4

New River Gorge, Fayetteville, WV:
  7/27/14 - 8/02/14

Adirondaks, Keene Valley, NY:
  8/18/14 - 8/22/14

Rock Town Bouldering, Chattanooga, TN:
  12/26/14 - 01/01/15

Gear List:
(Limit 1 Duffle Bag, 1 Day Pack, 1 Sleeping Bag/person)
Required
  Climbing Gear- Shoes, Harness, Chalk Bag, Belay Device, Locking Carabiner
  Tent (arrange to share before we leave)
  Sleeping Bag and Pillow
  Sleeping Pad
  Roll of Toilet Paper
  2 One Liter Water Bottles
  Day Pack (2500 cubic inches or larger)
  Towel
  Sneakers
  Bathing Suit
  Rain Jacket
  Toiletries
  Clothing (cotton or wicking material)
   - at least 4 changes 
   - include at least one pair of shorts and 1 pair of long pants
  Warm jacket, sweater, sweatshirt
  Headlamp or Flashlight
  Duffle Bag (for clothes, etc)


Recommended
  Light Hiking Boots (regular hiking boots are also okay)
  old sneakers for wading  Bug Spray  Sunscreen
  Eating Utensils (spoon, fork, plate)  Reading material  Spending money  Energy bars (Clif Bars, Power Bars, etc)  First Aid Kit  Camp Chair (Crazy Creek or comparable)
  Additional Climbing Gear (rope, quickdraws, helmet)

The cost of food per day will cover breakfast, lunch and dinner, prepared at the campsite each day. In addition, it will cover at least two meals out.
Kids are encouraged to bring extra money for snacks and sundry, and the possibility of a rain day activity (such as the movies).


USAC Climber's Briefing

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