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Alabama Caving

January 18, 2019 at 8:00 am - January 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

| $169

Explore Tumbling Rock Cave’s unique underground ecosystem in Alabama. We will spend a full day climbing, crawling, and shuffling through 6 miles of mapped cave. This adventure is filled with fascinating sights: an underground river system, The Topless Dome, Mount Olympus and more!

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Trip Details
  • Current FSU Students: $169
  • Non-Students: $211
  • Departure: Fri Jan 18 at ~ 8:00 am
  • Return: Sun Jan 20 at ~ 6:00 pm
  • Van Travel Time: 7 hours each way
Recommended Skills

This high difficulty level trip consists of spending a day in Tumbling Rock Cave. Caving consists of walking, crawling, and climbing through the cave, completing approximately 2-5 miles. We will spend about 5 hours in the cave. After caving we will camp outside the cave. 

Registration Fee Includes
  • Transportation to/from FSU Campus
  • 2 Outdoor Pursuits trip leaders
  • Camping Gear – tents, and sleeping bags/pads
  • Stoves, Fuel, and Cooking Equipment
  • Helmets & Headlamps
Participants Provide
  • Athletic clothes, athletic shoes
  • Change of clothes for after caving
  • 2 Water bottles
  • Food: 2 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners, and Snacks
  • A bowl or tupperware to eat out of and a utensil
  • Small backpack

All registered participants receive additional details via email from trip leaders prior to the trip.  Interested participants can contact the Outdoor Pursuits Staff with trip questions anytime!

Details

Start:
January 18, 2019 at 8:00 am
End:
January 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Cost:
$169
Event Category:

Venue

Tumbling Rock Cave
3407 Co Rd 111
Fackler, AL 35746 United States
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Organizer

Outdoor Pursuits
Phone:
850.644.2449
Email:
outdoorpursuits@fsu.edu
Website:
campusrec.fsu.edu/outdoors