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Trips and events are what we are all about, they are the life blood of OCVT. Here you can view and sign up for all our upcoming trips. If you don't see anything going on or anything you like please lead a trip of your own. All our members are encouraged to lead trips, being a leader will help you meet more people and increase your skills and confidence. If you have any questions take a look in the help section or contact an officer, happy trails!

Upcoming Trips

AT Trailwork

Saturday, June 10, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

Register for this trip on the ATC site: https://volunteer.appalachiantrail.org/s/atc-project-details?c__recId=a0q8Z00000DTugZ

Join the OCVT GroupMe!

Saturday, Sep 9, 2023 Trip Type: Other    Full Details   

Join the OCVT GroupMe to get notified about trips, share your ideas, and stay connected with other OCVT members! :) https://groupme.com/join_group/93568831/4m5s2yRI

Recent Trips

Hemlock Ridge AT Trailwork

Saturday, June 3, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

There have been reports of downed trees on this stretch. We'll go in as a crew and clear the tree debris that is over the trail. No previous experience required.

Rice Fields Shelter Privy Maintenance

Wednesday, May 17, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

Come to Rice Fields on the Appalachian Trail to enjoy great views and service the privy!

May Maintenance & Trail Communication

Saturday, May 6, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

Hike ~ 5 miles whilst cutting back vegetation that has grown over the trail. Picnic lunch with masters student about her research on trail communication.

End of Semester Hiker Happy Hour

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 Trip Type: Social    Full Details   

Meet up at Rising Silo to see old friends or make new ones. We'll chat summer plans, celebrate the end of the semester, and play some board games. Check the full trip description for more info!

Trail Maintenance Training Workshop with ATC

Saturday, Apr 29, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

TO SIGN UP FOR THIS TRIP GO TO: https://volunteer.appalachiantrail.org/s/atc-project-details?c__recId=a0q8Z00000DT1aE

OCVT Shirt Pick Up

Thursday, Apr 27, 2023 Trip Type: Other    Full Details   

Did you pay for a club membership fee this year with the shirt and still need to pick it up? Now's your chance!

Camp Cooking Workshop

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2023 Trip Type: Special Event    Full Details   

From front-country camp cooking to backcountry meals. Learn techniques and tools to expand your meal choices without busting your budget.

Sunset Hike @ Kelly Knob

Friday, Apr 21, 2023 Trip Type: Dayhike    Full Details   

Sunset Hike at Kelly Knob

Hiker Happy Hour

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2023 Trip Type: Social    Full Details   

Meet up and catch-up at Moon Hollow Brewing https://www.moonhollowbrewing.com/ 4237 Prices Fork Rd. Blacksburg, VA 24060 Grab food (and soda) at El Ranchero next door.

AT Blazing Blitz

Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 Trip Type: Worktrip    Full Details   

This is our weekend to refresh all of our blazes on our 30-mile stretch of the Appalachian Trail. Small teams will be assigned a 2-mile stretch. Time of day will be flexible.

Tinker Cliffs Leadership Hike

Sunday, Apr 2, 2023 Trip Type: Dayhike    Full Details   

Want to learn more about club leadership and how to get involved? Come hike Tinker Cliff while learning more. You can attend both the leadership meeting and hike, or just one!

The Big Event

Saturday, Apr 1, 2023 Trip Type: Special Event    Full Details   

If you are interested in participating in the Big Event, sign up here. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdbFVFewD_oxHEJYs55_o6Sp8gl8BkSaPyhU5Q9dLjktFAT2g/viewform

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